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Rang De Basanti actor Siddharth recently commented on badminton player Saina Nehwal. The actors were surrounded by controversies as soon as the comments surfaced, while on the other hand some paparazzi also decided to boycott them. Now the actor has apologized to the badminton player after the controversy escalated. The actor wrote, “I apologize to you for my rude joke.”
This is not the first time that a Bollywood personality has had to publicly apologize after an objectionable comment. Let us know which are other such cases-
Comparing himself to a raped woman, Salman has been burdened. However, on realizing the mistake in this conference, Salman apologized and requested the people present in the conference not to publish it. When his statement came to light, he faced a lot of criticism. Apart from Salman, his father Salim had also apologized for this statement.
Apart from this, Salman has also invited controversies by supporting 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon. When Yakub was hanged, Salman wrote, “The death of an innocent is the murder of humanity.” At the behest of his father, the actor had apologized by deleting the post.
In a Star Plus show, Hrithik Roshan had said that he hates Nepal and its people. As soon as the statement came out, the people of Nepal had banned his films, threatening to kill the actor. After the matter escalated, Hrithik had to apologize to the people of Nepal.
Apart from this, Hrithik’s objectionable comment on pop has been in controversy. Giving clarification on not having an affair with Kangana, the actor wrote, “There are more chances of me having an affair with Pop.” The actor had apologized for hurting religious sentiments.
Saif Ali Khan
At the time of the release of the film Phantom, Saif Ali Khan had said that he had lost faith in the neighboring country of Pakistan. The controversy over this comment increased so much that the Pakistani Censor Board had banned Saif’s films in their country. Seeing the matter growing up, Saif apologized.
Saif will soon be seen in the role of Ravana in Aadi Purush. Talking about his role, Saif had said that efforts will be made to show a good image of Ravana in the film. The actor apologized for being criticized.
Singer Arijit Singh and Salman have been at loggerheads for many years. During a stage show, both of them had made fun of each other, due to which their relationship was spoiled. After this, Salman removed Arijit from the song of his film Sultan and got the song recorded by another singer. Arijit had apologized to Salman by writing an open letter after the film got out of hand, although Salman did not accept his apology.
During Lakme Fashion Week, Akshay walked down the runway to get his wife Twinkle Khanna to unbutton the pants. Many people had filed complaints against the couple for spreading obscenity. Later, the couple publicly apologized for this.
Actress Mahira Khan, who made her Bollywood debut with Raees, has had to make fun of Shiv Sena at a Halloween party. At the party, the actress had clicked a picture with a man who was dressed in saffron like Shiv Sena and the post holding her hand read, ‘Get Mahira out.’ After the picture surfaced, the actress was surrounded by controversies, for which she had to apologize. Let us tell you that all Pakistani actors were banned in India after India-Pakistan relations deteriorated.
While doing standup comedy abroad, Vir Das made controversial remarks on the condition of women in India. The actor had landed in controversies for projecting a wrong image of India abroad. He had said, “Indian men worship women during the day and rape them at night”. The actor apologized after the controversy escalated.