Yesteryear sex sensation Silk Smitha has become a hot property and most debatable actress in the recent years. Thanks to Bollywood filmmaker Ekta Kapoor, who made an unofficial biopic on the late actress. Since then, many directors from different film industries are fancying the idea of having their own take on Silk.
First, it was Vidya Balan, who turned Silk Smitha in Hindi blockbuster film The Dirty Picture. The film had not only won thumbs up from critics but also attracted mass audience. The success that the film got made many filmmaker in South India to come up with their own takes on the yesteryear sensation.
In Kannada film industry, the film on Silk Smitha is titled Silk Sakkath Hot and the film stars Pakistani actress Veena Malik in the lead role. But like the Bollywood version, there are doubts whether it is an authentic version or a mixture of true incidents and fiction.