15 Bollywood’s biggest controversies 2017 including Padmaavat

Amid successful films and field workplace debacles there's a space. And that area is filled through positive controversies which hit headlines at regular intervals, retaining the buzz alive round Bolliwood.


2017 turned into indeed an year of a number of the largest controversies visible nowadays and involving the largest starts of B-city. From Hrithik Roshan to Kangana Ranaut, Karan Johar to Sonu Nigam, Akshay Kumar to Ranbir Kapoor and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, dozens of stars invited trouble for one cause or the alternative.

here are 15 pinnacle controversies that hit Bollywood in 2017, hogging headlines for days and inviting numerous opinion from every corner on social media.

1. Hrithik Roshan vs Kangana Ranaut

call it a love affair long gone wrong, however this became one of the dirtiest legal battles nowadays. the two reportedly began relationship at the sets of Krrish 3, then broke up and got lower back again. And in the long run slapped felony notices in opposition to each other for motives nice recognised to them. a series of alleged mails and a whole lot of washing dirty linen in public observed. in the end, Kangana broke all boundaries and came out loud and clear on Aap Ki Adalat, ensuring she changed into heard, and yes, she become!

2. Padmaavat Movie

It started out with an alleged rumour that Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus had a dream collection and intimate scenes between Alauddin Khilji and Queen Padmini. due to the fact then numerous factions just like the Rajput Karni Sena haven’t stayed calm. whilst the makers stored rejecting this sort of collection, the controversy kept getting larger and dirtier by the day. a lot so, that its units have been vandalised and burnt, and its group along with Bhansali even physically assaulted. whilst its actors Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor maintained silence, loss of life threats were issued in opposition to SLB, which includes cutting off Deepika’s nose for portraying the Queen in horrific mild. A Bollywood controversy have become a country wide trouble as political parties jumped in too main to numerous dust-slinging. result? The January release of Padmaavat became deferred after the Censor Board refused to certify it citing (unconvincing) reasons. We nevertheless wait for its CBFC clearance and a new release date.

3. Sonu Nigam on Azaan

Sonu Nigam awakened one best morning and tweeted that the sound of Azaan ‘disturbs his sleep’. at the same time as he later claimed that he became criticising the usage of loudspeakers for prayers in any religion and no longer about Islam, he had already irked many via that point. Sonu even ended up shaving his head off in reaction to a call by using a Kolkata-based totally cleric, who announced a praise of Rs 10 lakh to all people who shaved Sonu Nigam’s head and garland him with antique shoes.

4. Lipstick beneath My Burka

Alankrita Shrivastava’s ‘female orientated’ movie became too bold for the CBFC which refused to certify it for its alleged controversial content material, sexual scenes and terrible language. What observed became an extended battle with the board and its leader Pahlaj Nihalani. It finaly noticed the light of day when film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) passed it and Ekta Kapoor got here on board as its distributor.

5. Mira Rajput’s touch upon housewives

Shahid Kapoor’s non-celeb wife located herself underneath hearth whilst at an event she stated, “I wouldn’t want to spend one hour an afternoon with my infant and rush off to work. Why did i have her (Misha)? She is not a domestic dog, you recognize. I want to be there for her as a mother.” running girls slammed her remark. though each Mira and Shahid tried to make clear the announcement later, the damage turned into achieved.

6. Abhay Deol objectives actors promoting equity products

The actor brought about a debate round actors selling fairness merchandise after he posted a series of posts and images on his facebook web page. Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor, John Abraham, Shahid Kapoor and Ileana D’Cruz have been brazenly targeted. whilst readers believed he made a valid point, Sonam attempted to provide him a becoming respond, however couldn’t do an awful lot.

7. Raees vs Kaabil

This became one of the first and largest box workplace clashes of 2017 whilst the makers of both of the films refused to budge and shift their release date. Rakesh Roshan accused the distributors for betraying him and converting the promised 50:50 screens to 60:forty, with his Kaabil getting lesser suggests. Hrithik attempted to pacify the scenario through penning down a heartfelt letter for Shah Rukh Khan. The final field workplace figures however showed that Raees accumulated round Rs a hundred crore greater than Kaabil.

8. Priyanka Chopra meets PM Modi

PeeCee is making India proud the world over, so her assembly PM Narendra Modi in Berlin changed into some other happy second. however it grew to become bitter after she become attacked for ‘displaying legs’ during the meet. Social media users slammed her for disrespecting the protocol one wishes to follow whilst seeing the PM. most effective later her mom Madhu Chopra clarified that the meeting turned into an impromptu one and Priyanka who became headed for Baywatch promotions, didn’t get time to change.

9. Akshay Kumar’s national Award win

Akshay in the end won a countrywide Award for Rustom. however extra than being satisfied, a variety of heads grew to become calling the decision “unfair”. His desirable friend and filmmaker Priyadarshan as the chairperson of the function movie section for the awards didn’t help his cause. Akshay reacted later announcing, “I’ve won this after 26 years. if you still feel like, take it again.”

10. Nepotism debate

Kangana Ranaut made an extraordinary appearance on Koffee With Karan this 12 months and proved why she is a badass actor with whom you just can not mess with. Host Karan Johar observed himself in hassle when Kangana hopefully known as him the “flag-bearer of nepotism” and “movie-mafia” on his personal display. even as she did have a factor given KJo’s fixation to solid best star children, Karan took the entirety in his stride. Of route, he had no different alternative!

11. Fatima Sana Shaikh slut shamed

The Dangal girl stirred up a storm while she published a image of her wearing a maillot at a seaside. She became heavily trolled for uploading a click on in swimming wear for the duration of the month of Ramzan. From human beings looking to teach her about the tenets of Islam to frame shamming her, she suffered it all.

12. Ranbir Kapoor and Mahira Khan

the 2 first grabbed attention whilst spotted together at the worldwide trainer Prize gala in Dubai. Months later their snap shots from the streets of new York, casually taking walks with cigarettes of their hands went viral sparking relationship rumours. quickly Ranbir came to Mahira’s rescue or even issued a public assertion standing up for her. After several weeks even the Pakistani actor shared how she felt broken and shattered after the incident.

13. Diljit Dosanjh vs Harshvardhan Kapoor

a celebrity son, a Punjabi sensation and a Filmfare award… This one had extra masala than Harshvardhan’s debut movie Mirziya. whilst Diljit won the Filmfare debut award for Udta Punjab, it left Anil Kapoor’s son disillusioned. Harsh shared that the debut award have to take delivery of to actors who are enormously new and not to the ones who have already finished a substantial amount of work in different languages. whilst Diljit remained unaffected, Harsh did apologise later over a tweet.

14. Karan Johar vs Kajol

one of the thickest friendships of Bollywood noticed a crack when Karan’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil locked horns with Ajay Devgn’s Shivaay at some stage in Diwali closing yr. It commenced while Kajol’s husband accused KJo of paying Rs 25 lakh to sabotage his film. a variety of mad mouthing observed in entire 2017, but Kajol maintained her silence. It changed into simplest currently while the two reportedly met and hugged out their differences at a personal bash.

15. Nawazuddin Siddiqui ebook

His memoir An normal lifestyles have become a speaking factor, however for incorrect reasons. within the ebook Nawaz had, apart from his initial struggles, also discovered about his severa flings giving problematic information. This blanketed a “passionate affair” with former leave out India Niharika Singh and his relationship with actor Sunita Rajwar. at the same time as his pass over lovable co-star Niharika slammed him for “exploiting and disrespecting” a girl to promote his ebook, Sunita in a fb put up blasted Nawaz for spreading lies refuting his claims that she dumped him for his “negative repute.” After lots of flak, Nawaz ultimately withdrew his e-book, issuing an apology.

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