Karan Johar Lashes Out At Kangana Ranaut For Calling Him ‘Movie Mafia’; Says, ‘Don’t Think She Understood The Meaning Behind Her Statement’
Karan Johar spoke about Kangana Ranaut calling him movie mafia during an episode of Koffee With Karan
Over the years, Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar has been subjected to a lot of trolling and mocking by the netizens as well as celebrities. He has locked horns with actress Kangana Ranaut, who had blatantly called him movie mafia during an episode of Koffee With Karan. She is often seen taking to her official social media handle to express anger towards the lack of opportunities for outsiders in the industry because of nepotism.
A video of Karan, who has been taking anonymous jibes at the naysayers on Instagram, talking to Anupama Chopra about the Koffee With Karan controversy is going viral on social media. Uploaded on April 19, the video shows the producer explaining how he had to listen to the actress’ opinion with a smile on his face because she was a guest on his show. He further reveals that she might not have understood the meaning behind her statement as he doesn’t work with his nieces, nephews, daughters or sons. ALSO READ: OMG! Karan Johar Accused Of Sending Alia Bhatt To Met Gala 2023; Filmmaker Hits Back At Trolls With Cryptic Post
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This is not the first time this video has resurfaced on the internet. However, this clip has seemed to have left the internet divided. While a section of the internet has hailed Karan for his interview and taking a stand on the nepotism debate, others claimed that an actress like Kangana doesn’t need to work with him to gain recognition. ALSO READ: WHAT! Sonam Bajwa Takes A Subtle Dig At Sara Ali Khan And Ananya Panday’s Privileges; Says, ‘They Can Go To Karan Johar’s House, Get An Audition’
On the work front, Kangana Ranaut will be seen in Emergency, her first solo directorial project. She will be essaying the role of India’s late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. A period political drama, the movie is based on the emergency period in India during the mid-70s, which was announced by the then PM. She also has RSVP Movies’ Tejas, Chandramukhi 2 and Manikarnika Returns: The Legend Of Didda in the pipeline.
On the other hand, Karan Johar is all set to make his comeback as a director with Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh starrer Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani.
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