Simbu has made headlines many numbers of times for the controversies than because of his films.
The biggest controversial episode in Simbu life was when his intimate pictures with Nayanthara went viral.
The pictures, which had them sharing an intimate moment, were leaked online.
Simbu and Nayanthara, who were once dating each other, were not in good terms when the leak happened. Many speculated that Simbu was behind the leak for creating controversy.
After years, Simbu has opened up about the issue. Speaking in an interview, the actor said that the pictures were taken in Dubai, where they bought a new camera. The notorious pics were taken with the camera and somehow it got leaked.
Simbu said that he was affected by the whole scandal and was hurt that a woman's name got spoilt because of him. He added that he has never even touched a woman without her permission.