Abhay Deol writes ‘nepotism is just the tip of iceberg’ in new hard-hitting note | People News

New Delhi: Bollywood actor Abhay Deol in his fresh post on Instagram has written a hard-hitting note. The actor mentioned legendary actor and uncle Dharmendra, who was an outsider and made it big on his, achieving superstardom.  Abhay Deol wrote: My uncle, whom I affectionately call dad, was an outsider who made it big in the film industry. I’m glad there is an active debate on the practices behind the scenes. Nepotism is just the tip of the iceberg. I’ve only ever made one film with my family, my 1st,…

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I’ve Only Ever Made 1 Film With My Family; Took Chances With New Directors

Sushant Singh Rajput’s death has exposed the deep faultlines in the Hindi film industry with issues such as favouritism, lobbying, nepotism and discrimination emerging from tinsel town into the spotlight of introspection and discussion. And, actor Abhay Deol is glad that there is “an active debate on the practices behind the scenes.” The Dev D star, who credits his uncle, veteran actor Dharmendra as his inspiration, said he was well aware of the existence of nepotism as it “pushed me to take chances with new directors and producers throughout my…

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Bollywood News: Abhay Deol can’t wait to be on set again | People News

Mumbai: Actor Abhay Deol cannot wait to be back on a set again. The actor took to Instagram, where he shared a picture of himself. In the picture, he is seen dressed in a grey T-shirt and it seems like he is thinking hard. “Thinking back on the days when I was working. Can’t wait to be on a set again! #sigh #countingthedays #matteroftime #patience #covid19 #newnormal,” he captioned the image. Abhay was last in the Netflix films “Chopsticks” and “What Are The Odds”. In 2019 made his Tamil debut…

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Farhan Akhtar’s Take on Abhay Deol’s Post on Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Not long ago, Bollywood actor Abhay Deol sparked controversy when he opened about how he felt post Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. The actor slammed B-town for shamelessly lobbying against him and Farhan Akhtar, while promoting Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif as the main lead. While Abhay mentioned that he had problems with being termed as the ‘supporting actor’, Farhan was fine with the promotions and award nominations. In an answer to his post, Farhan at India Today e-Conclave Inspiration said that all he cared about was putting in hard work. …

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Aamir Khan’s Ghulam Co-Actor Sells Vegetables, Farhan Akhtar Reacts to Abhay Deol’s Post on ZNMD

Javed Hyder, who has worked in films like Baabarr (2009) and Aamir Khan-Rani Mukherji’s Ghulam (1998) and TV series Jeannie Aur Juju (2012) is having a difficult time to make ends meet. He has resorted to selling vegetables. The clip of him selling vegetables has been shared by Dolly Bindra on Twitter. Read: Aamir Khan’s Ghulam Co-Actor Javed Hyder is Selling Vegetables to Make Ends Meet Abhay Deol sparked controversy recently when he slammed B-town for shamelessly lobbying against him and Farhan Akhtar, while promoting Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif…

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Abhay Deol Shares Shanghai Poster, Says ‘One Could Make Film On Corrupt Practices Of Bollywood’

Abhay penned his thoughts on Instagram while recalling the shoot of his 2012 release, “Shanghai”, which revolves around the issue of corruption in politics. “‘Shanghai’, released in 2012. A contemporary Indian take on the Greek novel ‘Z’ by author Vassilis Vassilikos. Directed by Dibakar Banerji this film puts systemic corruption in politics front and center, with devastating impact. Extremely relevant today. Looks like these days one could make a film about the corrupt practices of Bollywood,” he wrote. Abhay praised people who have been exposing malpractices within Bollywood after Sushant…

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Sushant’s Death Pushed Me To Speak Up On Lobbying Culture, Could Relate To His Career: Abhay Deol

Sushant Singh Rajput’s untimely demise by suicide has re-ignited the debate of nepotism, lobbying and favouritism in Bollywood on social media. After filmmaker Abhinav Kashyap accused Salman Khan of sabotaging his career and Raveena Tandon tweeted on Bollywood camps and dirty politics within the film industry, actor Abhay Deol shared his thoughts on lobbying culture in the showbiz in an Instagram post. The actor claimed that when Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara released in 2011, almost all the awards ceremonies “demoted” him and Farhan Akhtar from main leads, and only nominated…

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Abhay Deol Recalls Meeting Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro at Tribeca Film Festival

credits – Abhay Deol instagram Abhay Deol met the two cinema giants Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro during the Tribeca Film Festival, where his film ‘Road, Movie’ was screened in 2009. PTI Last Updated: June 23, 2020, 4:58 PM IST Abhay Deol is reminiscing about his meet-and-greet with Hollywood veterans, filmmaker Martin Scorsese and actor Robert De Niro, during the Tribeca Film Festival in 2009. Abhay met the two cinema giants during the festival where his film ‘Road, Movie’ was being screened. “Road, Movie, released in 2009. It…

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Abhay Deol exposes how Bollywood lobby works, shares his ordeal from ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ days | People News

New Delhi: Days after Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death by suicide, once again the ghost of nepotism has caught fire. The actor was found hanging at his Bandra apartment on June 14, 2020. He was battling depression for past few months.  After many stars such as Kangana Ranaut, Sahil Khan shared their own experiences of facing nepotism in the industry, actor Abhay Deol has opened up on how the Bollywood lobby works. He wrote: “Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara”, released in 2011. Need to chant this title to myself everyday…

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Fatima Sana Shaikh Reacts to Dating Rumours, Kareena Kapoor Trolled for Old Comment

Actress Fatima Sana Shaikh says she laughed off reports of her dating her “Dangal” co-star Sanya Malhotra.”We simply laughed about it. Just because we are good friends, they assumed the worst,” she said, talking about the rumour. Asked about three things that she learnt from Sanya, Fatima said: “I have learnt a lot from her. For one, Sanya likes to keep everything clean. While she is an introvert and I am an extrovert, I learnt to hold myself back at times. I also learnt a lot from her dedication to…

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Abhay Deol Slams Bollywood For ‘Shamelessly’ Lobbying Against Him, Says ‘I Boycotted Awards’

Sushant Singh Rajput’s untimely demise by suicide has re-ignited the debate of nepotism, lobbying and favouritism in Bollywood on social media. After filmmaker Abhinav Kashyap accused Salman Khan of sabotaging his career and Raveena Tandon tweeted on Bollywood camps and dirty politics within the film industry, actor Abhay Deol has come forward to share his thoughts on lobbying culture in the showbiz. The actor claimed that when Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara released in 2011, almost all the awards ceremonies “demoted” him and Farhan Akhtar from main leads, and only…

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