Kangana Ranaut’s last film Rangoon failed to work wonders at the box office. The movie, which was directed by Vishal Bhardwaj and also starred Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan in the lead, released on February 24, 2017 and opened to negative reviews from critics and audience alike. Says Kangana, “I, for one, thought the film had all the ingredients to be a profitable business proposition.
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Karan Johar and Kangana Ranaut are having a war of words since the time she made an appearance on his show Koffee With Karan 5. The whole controversy of nepotism took place and many Bollywood celebrities were asked about their views about it. Recently, in an interview Barkha Dutt at Town Hall, Karan was asked about Kangana and whether he was nepotistic or sexist on KWK.
At a time when sequels are a sure-shot road to entering the 100 crore club, any actor would love to sign a sequel. Yes, Kangana Ranuat has dismissed all such reports. Yes, there were reports that Madhur Bhandarkar has approached Kangana Ranaut to star in the sequel to Fashion.
In February this year, Kangana Ranaut stirred a debate about how nepotism exists in Bollywood. The whole discussion started after the actress appeared on Karan Johar’s chat show and called him the flagbearer of nepotism. Obviously, Karan didn’t take the statement too kindly and hit back at the actress at an event in London School of Economics.
Imagine our Bollywood stars taking over the government ministries and running them according to their real life nature. Everyone is aware how the Queen of B-Town, Kangana Ranaut roars when it comes to talking about women empowerment, hence Alia and Ranbir decided to allocate the Ministry of Women Empowerment to Kangana.
Kangana Ranaut is one actress, who has never shied away from speaking her mind out. Today, the actress who was present at a launch event was asked to comment on the ongoing reports about more and more women facing sexual harassment at their workplace. First, TVF Ceo Arunabh Kumar was accused of it and very recently, it is director Vikas Bahl who has been facing charges of sexual harassment by an employee from Phantom Films.
A lot has been talked about Kangana Ranaut and Karan Johar’s nepotism controversy. An interesting fact is that it was Bhatt Sr’s camp Vishesh Films which launched Kangana in Bollywood with Gangster. Talking about it, Mahesh agreed to what Kangana said, saying, “There is some truth to what, she says.
Vidya Balan is all set to entice her fans with her upcoming film, Begum Jaan. In a recent interview with a popular news channel, Vidya was asked which actress has a good comic timing. To which she responded, “I think Kangana does comedy the best amongst all of us today.
Asha Parekh is gearing up for the launch of her autobiography The Hit Girl that will be unveiled by Salman Khan on April 10. Interestingly, her autobiography comes as a surprise since a few years back when she was asked about it in an interview, she had said, “I have to be truthful if I write my autobiography. Ask her what changed her mind and Asha Parekh admits, "Yes.
Vidya Balan is one of the strongest actors we have in Bollywood. Like the characters she portrays on the big screen, she is even fearless off screen. Recently, a leading tabloid questioned Vidya on the Kangana Ranaut controversy where she called filmmaker Karan Johar nepotistic.
The credibility of Bollywood award shows has been under scrutiny for a long time now. There have been allegations of award shows being manipulated and most importantly, of being a TV show more than being an award show. A lot of stars have shunned award shows and are rarely seen in them.
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If you thought Sonam Kapoor said the most the controversial things in Bollywood, then let us introduce you to the ‘Queen’ of controversies, Kangana Ranaut. At the beginning of the episode, Karan introduced Kangana as a two-time National Award winner and said that he’s a fan of her performance. To which Kangana added, “I’m so happy to hear this from you as well because you’ve been the driving force in my life.
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Rangoon actors Shahid Kapoor and Kangana Ranaut’s war of words seems far from getting over. In an interview to a leading daily, the actor once again took a dig at his Rangoon co-star saying, “Kangana has a thing for one liners…When actors start engaging in this table-tennis match through interviews, the focus is then on the actors and not on the film. Recommended Read: Are Shahid Kapoor and Hrithik Roshan the new rivals in Bollywood?
From churning out films that have reduced heroines to nothing more than sex objects, and writing lyrics and dialogues that reek of sexism, to the huge pay gap between male and female actors in the industry, Bollywood has always relegated its female stars to the back burner. While earlier actresses were mostly content with their roles of playing second fiddle to actors, many of today’s actresses are standing up to their rights, and fighting against the male chauvinism that prevails in the industry.
After her Bollywood debut with Anurag Basu’s Gangster in 2006, the 29-year-old actress had to toil even harder to get a breakthrough with Madhur Bhandarkar’s critically-acclaimed film Fashion in 2008.
While Kangana Ranaut’s journey in the film industry is known to all, the actress recently opened up on her days as struggler living all by her own self in Mumbai. Speaking to a leading magazine, Kangana reminisced about the time when she used to live in Asha K Chandra’s working girl’s hostel in Juhu.
If sources are to be believed, all is not well between Kangana and her two time director, Aanand L Rai. Recommended Read: Karan Johar woos Hrithik Roshan by taking a jibe at Kangana Ranaut? According to a leading daily, Rai is infuriated with Kangana over her false claims that he is penning a film for her.
Although Kangana Ranaut’s latest release, Rangoon, may have underperformed at the box office, but unfazed by the failure, the actress strives to move on. In an interview to a leading daily, Kangana was quoted as saying, “I don’t fear losing out.
Adhyayen Suman’s ugly tiff with ex-girlfriend Kangana Ranaut is known to all. After father, Shekhar Suman opening up about his dislike for the 29-year-old actress in the “cocaine actress” tweet, the Heartless star has also trolled Kangana on the Rangoon debacle. The 29-year-old actor captioned the pic as “Advice!” and had “In the middle of my script reading! Disturbed again by these parasites (trollers) they might just assume someone else.. #justsaying.. let me give you an advice.. all the money ur making to come here and abuse me go to the theatres with whatever money u have and watch the film.. and save the “Titanic from sinking” cause it is sinking real fast..as far as me being a failure is concerened..it’s debatable.. we will see who will remain a failure and who won’t.. while I work films, you may mock me here or do something for yourself.
One of Kangana Ranaut’s ex-boyfriends Adhyayan Suman in an explosive interview had accused the Rangoon actress of torturing and abusing him during the course of their relationship. Recommended Read: Karan Johar has this to say about Kangana Ranaut’s nepotism remark! Well, Kangana however rubbished the claims made by Adhyayan and his parents.
During the shoot of the movie, Shahid and Kangana were at loggerheads with each other, and if that was not enough, the two actors, during the promotion of the movie, have been blatantly passing nasty comments to each other. Kangana Ranaut exclaims BLOODY HELL! In retrospect, Kangana said a series of mean things about Shahid on a chat show.
Ahead of the big release, the Rangoon cast-Kangana, Saif and Shahid- made an appearance on the celebrity talk show, Koffee With Karan, recently. Suited up Saif and an elegant looking Kangana in a white dress are clicked here posing adorably.