Currently, Kangana Ranaut is in headlines for talking against nepotism in the Bollywood industry. She also had also named some celebrities, and her team is in a war of words on Twitter with people who have been calling her out, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap also got involved. Anurag Kashyap on 25 July revealed that for the movie Saand Ki Aankh, first Kangana Ranaut was approached, but she asked to make changes to the characters and wanted to combine the two roles into one.
Kangana Ranaut team has made a comment about not choosing actresses for the movie Saand Ki Aankh, which starred Bhumi Pednekar and Taapsee Pannu, now the filmmaker has replied to the comment. Kangana’s team said that Anurag was never present during the narration of the film when she met Vikas Bahl and director Tushar Hiranandani.
” Just a clarification some woke liberals r bsy lying about SKA, Kangna nvr met @anuragkashyap72 regarding SKA,Vikas Bahel & d directr came to her house,she suggested dey hire senior actors,hiring young actors wl b the same prejudice against elderly women d film intends to fight..”
Anurag Kashyap on Saturday tweeted: “True I wasn’t at the narration.. but why when my director did not get back to you in two weeks on your suggestion then why was this project announced forcing the director in a panic attack. And when did this film come and go. Just asking about Teju.”
Along with this, he also attached the link to the story of the film announcement of Teju, Kangana was to play the role of 80-year-old. It was to be a story about a woman on the threshold of death but is still not ready to give up and leave the world. About the character, Kangana said that Teju is a warm, vibrant woman who is full of life and doesn’t want to feel old at all, Bollywood Hungama, reports.
Meanwhile, Kangana Ranaut and her team have maintained the stance that the actor backed out of Saand Ki Aankh because she wanted them to cast age-appropriate actors.