This isn’t the primary time a Bollywood actress has come out to discuss their uncomfortable experiences on movie units. Lately, in an interview to a TV channel, Lipstick Below My Burkha actress Aahana Kumra opened up on an incident involving director-producer Prakash Jha on the units of the 2016 movie.
Jha, who was producing the movie, walked in on the set when Aahana was filming an intimate scene.
Aahana stated that the producer handed a comment throughout the filming of the scene and it made her uncomfortable.
Aahana stated, “I keep in mind as soon as Prakash Jha walked in and there was a scene, the place I’m filming the intercourse that’s occurring. Then he walked in on the set and handed a comment and it was so uncomfortable to listen to that from him.”
Then, the actress went to Alankrita Srivastava, the director of Lipstick Below My Burkha, and stated, “He’s not my director, why he’s on the set and why do I’ve to listen to a comment from him? With all due respect, he’s a producer.”
After listening to Aahana, director Alankrita politely requested Prakash Jha to depart.
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“Alankrtia requested him to depart and he left. He understood that area. He understood the truth that we weren’t snug with him round. He simply politely left and that is very nice of him,” the Lipstick Below My Burkha actress recalled.
Directed by Alankrita Srivastava, the multi-starrer movie featured an ensemble forged together with Aahana Kumra, Ratna Pathak Shah, Konkona Sensharma and Plabita Borthakur. The movie was launched in 2016.
Lipstick Below My Burkha was based mostly on the sexual awakening of 4 ladies (their ages starting from a teenage faculty woman to a 55-year-old widow) in Bhopal, who wish to break the obstacles of the patriarchal society and discover their interior selves.
Aahana Kumra didn’t have a superb begin in Bollywood. In an earlier interview to a every day, the actress recalled her struggling interval when she felt like committing suicide.
“A man touching me inappropriately was one thing I might by no means deal with. Once I got here in to the business, my rules have been shaken. Sooner or later, I sat myself down in my bed room and deleted all of the blocked numbers. Until date, these individuals can’t contact me. These are huge names! Administrators, ADs, producers,” she stated.
“They have been some individuals from a identified manufacturing home, who have been a part of my circle, however right now, they don’t seem to be my pals anymore,” Aahana added.
On the work entrance, Aahana Kumra was final seen on the large display screen in The Unintended Prime Minister, through which she essayed the position of Congress chief Priyanka Gandhi. Aahana has Shamshera in her kitty, which stars Ranbir Kapoor, Vaani Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt.
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