Karan Johar gets flak for 'nepotism' again after announcing 'Dhadak'
Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar is caught in the nepotism debate again and this time it isn't Kangana Ranaut who is calling him out
Karan Johar is caught in the nepotism debate again and this time it isn't Kangana Ranaut who is calling him out. Previously this year when Kangana Ranaut had appeared on an episode of his talk show 'Koffee With Karan' where she accused Karan of being the flag-bearer of nepotism in Bollywood. Karan Johar and his coterie made sure that they took jibes at Kangana's nepotism remark at every opportunity they got.
But this time, Kangana is nowhere in the picture and the filmmaker is still receiving flak for his apparent 'nepotism'. Karan Johar took to Twitter to announce his film 'Dhadak' where he will be launching Sridevi's daughter Jhanvi Kapoor opposite Ishaan Khattar, Shahid Kapoor's half-brother. Ever since he announced it, social media has gone into a frenzy and have been calling out Karan Johar. He has been accused of signing only 'children of stars or celebrities'. Check out some of the hilarious tweets that were directed towards KJo.
ISRO names a rocket- 'Starkid'— Vishesh Arora (@vishesharora19) November 16, 2017
*Just before the launch*
Karan Johar: Ruko, ise main launch karunga.
Waiting for a celeb to adopt me so that Karan Johar can launch me.— Sainee Raj (@CacklerRaj) November 15, 2017
What is India's obsession with these star kids??— SanyaðÂÂÂÂÂÂ¥ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ (@Sanya_Appy) November 16, 2017
Why all the #nepotism when we live in a country where a wonderful range of actors can be found, infact there are so many who have waited but #Bollywood hasn't been fair to them, has it been @karanjohar??#Dhadak #JhanviKapoor
Congrats Karan another batch of actor's are coming from your famous nepotism academy kabhi kabar garebo ga bhi socha karo yar by the way kitne din ka training hota Hai nepotism academy Mai i am Keen to join. At least star to ban javuuu— Maya (@Maya25570388) November 16, 2017
If you where so inspired by Marathi film #Sairat— Nitin Agrawal (@nitinag25) November 16, 2017
Then Launch original Star cast of Marathi Blockbuster
Why always Daughters & Sons of So n So
Jst to give them a Solid Start by coping Someone else work#à¤ÂÂÂà¤¡à¤¼à¤ÂÂÂ
Thats Why regional Artists doesnt become big stars in Bollywood
Karan johar launching Srivedi's daughter and Shahid kapoor's nephew proves that bollywood is infected by the mark of Nepotism— Touhid KABIR (@mazumdar_touhid) November 16, 2017
Hollywood is far better ..They value talent ... Na ki inki tarah bas ghatiya nam se ghatiya movie banani h— Anushka Dubey (@AnushkaDubey15) November 16, 2017
Odd pair, Mismatch, no x factor, Ishaan looks younger than Jhanvi, side effects of #nepotism ðÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ— M Shiv Shankar ðÂÂÂÂÂÂ®ðÂÂÂÂÂÂ³ (@mshivs) November 16, 2017
Normal man meets a kid - What’s your name beta?— Abijit Ganguly (@AbijitG) November 16, 2017
Karan Johar meets a kid - So who’s son are you?
Apart from 'Dhadak', Karan Johar will be announcing 'Shiddat' and is also in talks of making a comedy sequel to 'Bombay Talkies' an anthology of films paying a tribute to Bollywood.
Is Karan Johar promoting nepotism yet again?