THROWBACK! Anurag Kashyap Gets Candid About Being Arrested For Arriving Drunk In Saudi Arabia; Reveals How He Managed To Save Himself-DETAILS INSIDE
Anurag Kashyap also mentioned holding onto a bag of pork sausages with him, making him all the more terrified
Celebrated filmmaker Anurag Kashyap doesn’t mince words, he is known to speak his when it comes to personal or professional issues. Recently, he opened up about finding himself in trouble when he was arrested for being drunk in Saudi Arabia. ALSO READ | Sushant Singh Rajput’s Suicide Encouraged Anurag Kashyap To Reach Out To Abhay Deol; Filmmaker Says, ‘Told Him I Know You Are Upset, But Tell Me You're Okay’
In a recent episode of Unfiltered with Samdish, Arurag got candid as he revealed, “There were no flights from Denmark due to volcanic ash. I was very exhausted and I had wine and I went, took the ticket and I had to wait five hours. I went to the lounge and started drinking because I wanted to pass out. I sat in the flight and I passed out. I landed in Saudi, they arrested me because I walked on the land of Saudi totally drunk. They started questioning me. Luckily I had my phone and I sent a text to Ronnie Ronnie Screwala."
He also mentioned holding onto a bag of pork sausages with him, making him all the more terrified, reported ETimes.
After convincing the security, Anurag was finally allowed to board his next connecting flight after 3 hours, and it finally resulted in a huge sigh of relief for the Gangs of Wassepur director.
Meanwhile, on the work front, Anurag Kashyap’s latest outing, ‘Almost Pyaar with DJ Mohabbat’ released last week, and it was an “ode modern love”. The film stars Alaya F and debutant Karan Mehta and has been garnering rave reviews from the audience.
Recently, the director opened up about the third season of Sacred Games and confirmed it has been shelved. Anurag also mentioned that since he wants to do more explosive stuff on OTT, he feels digital platforms don't have the courage nowadays following the Tandav controversy. ALSO READ | Anurag Kashyap CONFIRMS Sacred Games 3 Is Shelved, Says, 'OTT Ki Aaj Ke Date Me Himmat Nahi Hai, Tandav Ke Baad Sab Dar Gaye Hain’
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