The glitzy and fast paced world of the Mumbai film industry, referred mostly as Bollywood is forever bustling with developments and incidents that make headlines. From explosive remarks made by actors to cold war of various camps ignited by the media, Bollywood is never short on gossips, rumors and controversies! The leading actors, the reigning Khans are not alien to controversies either. Their life and career often gets mixed with controversies.
Aamir Khan – The Downside Of Being The Thinking Actor
Known as one of the choosiest actors of Bollywood and the man behind many thought provoking blockbusters, Aamir Khan has got mired in controversies a number of times. He faced the wrath of BJP supporters for his statements supporting the Narmada Bachao Andolan in 2006. Even though it led to his film Fanaa getting banned in Gujarat he did not buckle under pressure.‘Fanna’ eventually went on to be a blockbuster and swept several awards too.
This year, he faced the brickbats after voicing concern against growing intolerance in India. His statement regarding insecurity of his wife who asked him whether they should leave India got blown out of proportion. From widespread outrage in social media sites to users abandoning Snapdeal app of which he was brand ambassador- it was a messy affair. He came up with an explanation on the topic later.