PETA's request to team 'Gorilla'

By NT Bureau Published on Apr 19, 2018 04:29 PM IST

Jiiva starrer Gorilla, a heist comedy thriller is on the floors. A major portion of the movie was shot in Thailand.

Sources say that the cast includes a chimpanzee and the team obtaining permission from the Government of Thailand and India to shoot with it.

However People for Ethical treatment to Animals (PETA) has shot a notice to the team to follow the strategy of Planet of the Apes and The Jungle Book by hiring CG experts to recreate wild animals rather than using a real one.

The shooting would resume in the next couple of weeks as the Kollywood strike has come to an end. It is light-hearted entertainer about a group of people trying to loot a bank with the help of a chimpanzee. The female lead of the movie Shalini Pandey of Arjun Reddy fame.