Bollywood is loaded with tons of drama, which is not limited to the screen. Here we present to you 10 Facts about the shushed, dark side of the industry-
While he might be quite famous for his movies, but he became infamous in 2012 when he faced criminal charges for the alleged rape on actress
Preeti Jain. According to her, he raped her 16 times and then in exchange, offered her a role in a movie. The case dragged on for years, not affecting Madhur’s films. The Supreme Court acquitted him in the end.
Dubeyji from the Monsoon Weddings, Vijay Raaz has shown appearances in famous comedy Bollywood movies like Dhamaal, Welcome, Bombay to Goa, etc. But did you know that this comic actor has a psychedelic side to him? He’s been long rumoured about his drug addiction. The only time it came on screen was in 2005 when the Police apprehended him at Dubai airport on charges of possession.
The gorgeous actress appeared in movies like Bombay, Karoshi, and Akele Hum Akele Tum. Manisha's astral performance in the movies was appreciated by all the critics back then. Ghai had gifted her launch pad. Soon, things spiralled down, and one day, reportedly, her mother accused him of making sexual advances at Manisha. But the actress never went vocal about it. However, she didn't work for his banner post the controversy.
We all adore this health & fitness enthusiast, and a famous Bollywood actress, Bipasha Basu. She recently got married, but there was a time when she was caught in hullabaloos. It was in 2011 when the contentious voice recording of a steamy conversation, allegedly between her and
Amar Singh, landed up on the internet. The actress was nothing less than outraged and said the recording to be malicious.
Yes, yes he’s dating
Deepika Padukone, and is a big star now, but did you know that everything that he didn’t have it easy? He was a victim of the infamous casting couch in the Bollywood industry. In 2015, he became vocal about it, and has reportedly accepted the fact that he was in a situation where a sexual advance was made at him in return of a movie.
Remember Ishaan’s Maa from
Taare Zameen Par? Yes, we’re talking about Tisca Chopra. Popular actress and has even been on the panel of MAMI movie festival. She was a victim of sexual harassment that disgracefully took place in this industry but she said that she devised a sly plan and rescued herself.
Whereas Ranveer Singh and Ahaana are understood to have been in a short relationship when they were in college, Ahana and
Aditya Roy Kapur were with each other as lovers for four years. None of them ever spoke about this in public, but you know, a gossip like this has its own way of getting out.
The heated news of Sussane and Hritik’s divorce in 2014 gained more fire with the
Kangana Ranaut controversy. However some other factors, which affected this marital breakdown, are rarely mentioned. Sussane, belonging to a reputed family, and a professional career background, suffered from the problem of substance abuse.
Amar Akbar Anthony, and Deewar! Do I need to say more? No, I’m not talking about
Big B; his rumors about the alleged affair with Rekha are often spoken about. I am talking about the striking beauty, Parveen Babi. She was involved in an affair with
Mahesh Bhatt while he was still married to his wife. She was heart-wrenched when the couple parted their ways and went into sadness to get engulfed by a drug addiction problem.
I know he didn’t earn much fame on the big screen, but he showed up the national television channels on May 5, 2001. He was detained for drug possession. He was in the hold of a certain quantity of cocaine when the police arrested him in Juhu.