Bollywood which is considered as world’s brightest place filled with all glitz and glamour isn’t as glittering and bright as it seems to audience. Bollywood also holds many ‘Dark Secrets’ behind its shimmer and shine. Secrets which destroyed many lives and secrets which forced many artists to give up on their dream and desire to become a superstar.
There have been several incidents when the new actresses have faced undesirable circumstances right from the auditions, and these are somewhat shocking. While we only get to see the onscreen happily-ever-afters, everything’s not so hunky-dory behind the scenes. The casting couch is the most popular and common topic in the world of Bollywood
“The casting couch refers to a mentality in which directors and filmmakers take undue advantage and favor from aspiring film actors or actresses. The youngsters are provided with the filmy option in exchanged of sexual favors.”
Today, we are here to talk about Bollywood’s dirtiest secrets which surfaced many times but were kept far away from the limelight.below given are the casting couch confessions made by the Bollywood celebrities :
Sunny Leone: The sizzling Sunny Leone who was once an adult star, is surely a successful actress in Bollywood. During an interview, Sunny opened up about this issue and said, “I haven’t experienced the casting couch. I was sheltered by Daniel [Weber, husband] and my team. But does it exist in the industry? Absolutely! It’s not just the women, men too face similar issues.
Kangana Ranaut: In the film Tanu weds Manu, the actress was asked to get intimate, after a meeting when the audition was over. However, the actress lived up to her morale and denied the proposal. After all, it did not affect her career and the actress did not keep quiet for long. She availed the social media and now it is just a part of history.
According to her, those people are dumb who believe that they’ll get a role for sleeping and she is not that dumb not even at the age of 17 when she started her Bollywood carrier. If the casting couch route was so easy, then all the women from the red light area would have been superstars today.”
Tisca Chopra : Popular actress Tisca Chopra has worked in many Bollywood movies & she herself ,has been a victim but she devised a cunning plan and managed to escape from the situation. ”You call their bluff and say I am better than this, ‘I can do this on my own merit’,” she says.Also,she added,”“It’s a question of supply and demand. The supply of actors is far greater than their demand and so the directors and producers demand something extra for giving chances to aspirants, I have never heard of anybody raping anyone.”
Rakhi Sawant : The item girl of the Bollywood stated, “Girls in the industry have been exploited since the beginning, but now even the men in the industry are facing this. It is sad that we have to live in this kalyug.
Rina Golan:The model had come all the way from Israel to India in the hope of getting a chance in the Bollywood industry. She was in touch with director Subhashish Ghai, who offered her a role in one of his films. However, she returned to her country and wrote an autobiography, where she alleged the celebrity to behave abnormally with her. Whew! She did not inform any one here. She went back to her country and the incident resurfaced only when she wrote her autobiography.
Apart from the above stories, there are many other that remain hidden forever. There are no attempts made to dig out the hidden stories(may be also due to lack of sufficient proof) , or even if they are dug up, people prefer to keep themselves away from criticism on such topics.
After all, who wants to get entangled in controversial issues?
The actual fact is that there are scandals in all the strata of the society and Bollywood is not free from these.