- Social media is airing an excerpt from Ayushmann’s 2015 book
- In part, he writes about trying to take an audition with Dharma
- “We only work with the stars,” he was reportedly told by Mr. Johar’s office
The public anger that has erupted on social media following the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput after his alleged suicide, refuses to dust around. The film’s largest production house angrily boycotted him, focusing on one Bollywood insider – filmmaker Karan Johar. As supporting evidence, social media is airing an excerpt from actor Ayushmann Khurrana’s 2015 book on how he became an actor; In part, now viral, a AndhaDhuN Starr related to his experience of taking auditions and failed with Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions in 2007. “We only work with the stars,” he was reportedly told by Mr. Johar’s office.
From the title in his book Code Cracking: My Journey in BollivoD, Ayushmann Khurrana revealed that he once interviewed Karan Johar while working as a radio jockey; Later, he told Mr. Johar about his acting ambition and asked him for his number, which Mr. Johar gave him. “Karan gave me the landline number of his office when I met him. I should have gone there and pointed out. But I was very excited! I had also planned exactly when I would call: 11:30 sometime in the morning O’clock, therefore. ” He will be available to have breakfast and talk, ”Mr. Khurana writes.
Not working out as planned – Karan Johar’s office revealed him, Ayushmann Khurrana. “The next day I dialed the number I had given them. They said that Karan was not in the office. The day after that I called again. They said he was busy. And finally, my bubble burst. They explained to me “We only work with the stars, and cannot work with you,” he writes.
This excerpt has been shared several times as an example of Bollywood nepotism and has been seen as a reluctance for those who do not belong to a film family or any kind of inner circle:
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This story was summarized on Karan Johar’s chat show. Kofi with Karan – A show in which Sushant Singh Rajput was never invited. When he appeared in a 2018 episode with actor Vicky Kaushal, Ayushmann Khurrana told Mr. Johar how Dharma Productions had stopped him years ago despite getting Mr. Johar’s number. The producer’s unapproachable response, “I gave you the right number. It was so sweet to me! I would have thought you were potential.”
Ayushmann Khurrana finally made his film debut in the production of John Abraham Vicky donor in 2012. He then starred in Yash Raj Productions-backed films Dum laga ke haisha And My lovely point. Mr. Khurana won the National Award for Best Actor – shared with Vicky Kaushal – for his performance in the acclaimed 2018 film AndhaDhuN. His latest film Gulabo Sitabo, Starring Amitabh Bachchan, it is now airing on Amazon Prime Video as well.
Karan Johar, who shared a post after the death of Sushant Singh Rajput How did he blame himself for not staying in touch with the actor for a year, Has been cut online. In addition, some industry voices have also called Bollywood power play and camp, Referring to various “Mean girls” And “Bollywood Privilege Club” – while Mr. Johar is not mentioned in these tweets, in some the connection is easily made..
Sushant Singh Rajput, 34 when he died, Seven films lost in six months after the success of his 2019 project Chhichhore, Is alleged by politician Sanjay Nirupam. The Maharashtra government has announced that the investigation into her death will also investigate reports that professional rivalry has put her into depression.