#MeToo: Siddharth supports Leena Manimekalai, Susi Ganesan threatens the actor

Last Updated: Fri, Oct 19, 2018 12:13 hrs

On Tuesday, we reported independent filmmaker Leena Manimekala’s shocking story on how filmmaker Susi Ganesan trapped and tried to sexually harass her in a moving car. The latest update is that Susi Ganesan has now moved the court to file a criminal defamation case against Leena.

Leena took to her Twitter page to say that she is ready to face the legal battle. Supporting Leena, Siddharth tweeted that recently Susi called his residence and threatened his aged dad. “#SusiGanesan spoke to my aged father on the phone and threatened us with dire consequences if I continue to stand by Leena. So I just want everyone to know that now more than ever... I Stand With #LeenaManimekalai. Stay strong and fight the good fight sister! #MeToo #TimesUp”, tweeted Siddharth.

Susi Ganesan is known for his films like Thiruttu Payale, Five Star, Kanthasamy, and Thiruttu Payale 2.