Actor Simbu, who is the favorite child of 'controversy', returned from Thailand recently and was seen taking up fasting for about 48 days for Lord Ayyappa. Yesterday, the actor began his spiritual journey to Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala. Pictures of Simbu performing pooja in a temple have gone viral. It is reported that the actor will return to Chennai after ten days, to resume his long-delayed projects.
Simbu and Venkat Prabhu's 'Maanaadu' has been delayed continuously, citing Simbu's inability to come to shooting on time. Simbu's mother Usha Rajendhar is reported to have solved the issue between 'Maanaadu' Producer Suresh Kamachi and Simbu. She made a promise that Simbu will come to shooting regularly hereafter. After facing various issues, the project is finally set to take off. Produced by Suresh Kamachi the political drama is set to begin its schedule from January 20, 2020. Simbu's 'Maha', his next flick with Hansika Motwani is also set to resume its shooting from December end or January. There are talks that Simbu might sign up his next with V.Z. Dorai, who earlier directed Simbu's 'Thotti Jaya'. A picture of Simbu sitting in a 5-star hotel, wearing the Lord Ayyapan attire became viral recently. Netizens took a dig at him on Twitter for eating in a 5-star hotel while fasting. Simbu's close friend actor Mahat shared the photo on his social media handle, with the caption