Friday, March 5, 2021

Akshay Kumar Stops Housefull 4 Shooting After Sexual Harassment allegations against Sajid Khan

Akshay Kumar returned from his family vacation only to be welcomed by the uncalled turn of events. Akshay Kumar is currently shooting for Housefull 4 has decided to cancel it after allegations surfaced against director Sajid Khan.

A source close to the production house Told that allegations against Sajid and Patekar are too grave to be ignored. ”Akshay is known to be a very disciplinarian and has never canceled a shoot in his 28-year career. But This is the first time that he has decided to cancel a shooting because of the Metoo movement just cannot be ignored. The allegations made against Sajid Khan and Nana Patekar are both serious and grave in nature.
When Housefull 4 team continued to shoot despite Tanushree Dutta’s allegations against veteran actor Nana Patekar, the former beauty queen slammed Farah Khan and Akshay Kumar. Reports even say that Patekar shot his scenes amidst high security.
Adding to the spate of allegations against popular faces in Bollywood in ongoing #MeToo movement, three women- actor Rachel White, assistant director Saloni Chopra and journalist Karishma Upadhyay came up with their stories. The ladies revealed how they were harassed by Khan.
On a related note, Sajid Khan has earlier directed Humshakals, Himmatwala and Heyy Baby. As far as Housefull 4 is concerned, 70 % of the shoot has been completed in London and Jaisalmer. The movie features Riteish Deshmukh, Kriti Sanon, Kriti Kharbanda among others.