Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has been speaking out against nepotism in the showbiz industry for the past few years and became the first big actress to speak out against influential people like Karan Johar.
Even after the recent suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, he had accused Bollywood’s big and influential people, including Karan Johar, of still promoting nepotism and creating an environment in which new actors commit suicide out of frustration.
He had said in a video message after the suicide of Sushant Singh Rajput that Bollywood production houses, filmmakers, and big actors created such conditions that Sushant Singh was forced to commit suicide.
After her statement, she revealed in an exclusive interview to a showbiz website that she has gone through similar situations in the past and such an environment was created for her that she too was forced to take a big step.
In an interview with Punk Villa, Kangana Ranaut alleged that in the past, well-known filmmaker and poet Javed Akhtar had blocked her at home and pressured her to apologize to filmmaker Rakesh Roshan and her son Riteish Roshan.
According to Kangana Ranaut, Javed Akhtar verbally threatened him that if he did not apologize to the family of the influential actor and filmmaker, the family would send him to jail, or else conditions would be created for him to do so. Will have no choice but to commit suicide.
The actress claimed that Javed Akhtar had given her a clear message that she should apologize to Riteish Roshan instead of speaking against him and his family.
While Riteish Roshan and Kangana Ranaut have had a romantic relationship in the past, there have been sharp differences between the two since 2017 and both have leveled serious allegations against each other.
Kangana Ranaut had claimed that Hrithik Roshan had promised to marry her but later backtracked.
Nazeeba videos and photos of the actress were also leaked after 2016 and Kangana Ranaut claimed that those photos and videos were leaked by Hrithik Roshan.
Apart from Riteish Roshan, the actress also leveled serious allegations against her father, filmmaker Rakesh Roshan, calling him a factory of nepotism.
However, Riteish Roshan denied all the allegations of the actress and accused her of blackmailing and using the women’s card.
The bitterness between the two had escalated to such an extent that both of them had lodged complaints against each other with the police for espionage, mental harassment, and blackmail.
There has been no statement from Hrithik Roshan and his father, including Javed Akhtar, on Kangana Ranaut’s latest claims and allegations.