Vijay Sethupathi calls fans love ‘energy drink’ as he opens up about being body-shamed

Vijay Sethupathi who was last seen in Atlee Kumar’s directorial Jawan opposite Shah Rukh Khan and Nayanthara is now all set for his upcoming release Merry Christmas where he will star opposite Katrina Kaif.

In a recent interview, the actor went on to share about being body-shamed earlier and went on to say that he is conscious about what he wears.

The actor said, "Main aisa hi tha, body shaming bohot kiya tha mujhe. Wahaan bhi kiya tha. It happened, but the good thing is that people accept you the way who you are. Today wherever I go, I am accepted, it is a blessing.  Thanks to my audience that I am happy being myself. I didn’t expect this, I didn’t…”

Vijay further said that the love he receives from his fans boosts his energy and he is glad that his work as an artist is getting acknowledged. He also mentioned that he is being recognized more after his role in Jawan. He said, "I believe fans are fans and their love is so true. Receiving love from fans is like an energy drink. When people love you, it gives you hope that your work has reached people and they have understood and they really like your work. That’s what I understood from the fan clubs. That always gives me energy.”

Directed by Sriram Raghavan, Vijay – Katrina starrer Merry Christmas is all set to hit the big screens on January 12, 2024. 

Source: Indian Express