On Wednesday, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut took to her Twitter account to state that she has been secretly getting calls & messages from several ‘big stars’ including Akshay Kumar for her work in the upcoming film ‘Thalaivi’ after the trailer of the film for released recently. She, added, that unlike for films of Alia Bhatt and others, these big stars can’t praise her openly because of ‘movie mafia terror’.
In a tweet, Kangana wrote
“Bollywood is so hostile that even to praise me can get people in trouble, I have got many secret calls and messages even from big stars like @akshaykumar they praised @Thalaivithefilm trailer to sky but unlike Alia and Deepika films they can’t openly praise it. Movie mafia terror.”
She wished the industry could be “objective” when it came to art & that people in it do not indulge in “power play & politics when it comes to cinema” Kangana, in another tweet, wrote:
“Wish an industry of art can be objective when it comes to art, and not indulge in power play and politics when it comes to cinema, my political views and spirituality should not make me a target of bullying, harassment and isolation but if they do, then obviously I will win (sic).”
Kangana’s tweets came in response to screenwriter Aniruddha Guha who praised her for being an “exceptional actor.”
Aniruddha wrote in a tweet
“Kangana Ranaut is an exceptional, once-in-a-generation actor.”
Take a look at the tweet here:
Bollywood is so hostile that even to praise me can get people in trouble,I have got many secret calls and messages even from big stars like @akshaykumar they praised @Thalaivithefilm trailer to sky but unlike Alia and Deepika films they can’t openly praise it. Movie mafia terror. https://t.co/MT91TvnbmR
— Kangana Ranaut (@KanganaTeam) April 7, 2021
Meanwhile, in the month of March, Ranaut had shared that director Vijay first rejected her for ‘Thalaivi’ due to her non-fluent Tamil accent.
Presented by Vibri Motion pictures, Karma Media Entertainment & Zee Studios in association with Gothic Entertainment & Sprint films, this upcoming film has been produced by Vishnu Vardhan Induri & Shailesh R Singh & is co-produced by Hitesh Thakkar & Thirumal Reddy. Thalaivi is set to release worldwide in Hindi, Tamil & Telegu by Zee Studios on April 23, 2021.