Hollywood actor John Shea molests children in Tamil movie Achchamundu! Achchamundu! (Telugu: Bhayam)

Hollywood star John Shea plays pedophile in Tamil film

Emmy winner John Shea (Framed), 60, is a pedophile in a Tamil social thriller “Achchamundu! Achchamundu!”

Shot in USA in New York and New Jersey, it revolves around an Indian family in USA grappling with traditional and modern value systems and then targeted by a pedophile. Andrea Harrison (Starting from Scratch) also acts in this film.

This movie will be dubbed into Telugu as “Bhayam” and there are reportedly also plans to dub it in Mandarin, Spanish, Arabic, Bangla, German, French, Urdu, Creole, Vietnamese, Mende/Temne, and Burmese. Tamil is a Dravidian language mainly spoken by Tamils world over and it enjoys official status in India, Singapore and Sri Lanka.

Other stars of this film, whose title in English means “There is fear! There is fear!”, include Prasanna (Kannum Kannum) and Sneha (Silambattam). Directed by Arun Vaidyanathan (One Soul), its music is composed by Karthik Raja (Anything for You) and cinematography by Chris Freilich (Sunset). 

Acclaimed Indo-American statesman Rajan Zed has welcomed American and Indian talent working together to provide universal entertainment. Zed, who is chairperson of Indo-American Leadership Confederation, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that he hoped more Hollywood-India joint ventures in the future, thus bringing East-West closer.