Sajid Khan: News

One of the most controversial directors of Hindi cinema, Sajid Khan, is also known for his work as a television presenter, comedian, and actor. The son of actor Kamran Khan, he was intrigued in making a career in acting. At the age of 16, Khan started DJing at various social gatherings. Wanting to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, he made his debut as the host for the show 'Main Bhi Detective' in 1995. His second show 'Ikke Pe Ikka' became the longest-running Indian television show with the same host and entered the Limca Book of Records. The show 'Kehne Main Kya Harz Hai' marked his acting debut in 1997. Later, Khan did a stand-up comedy show, hosted a talk show, and appeared as a judge in 'India's Got Talent' Season 2. In 2006, he started his directorial venture with a short story in 'Darna Zaroori Hai'. 'Heyy Babyy' marked his first full-length film followed by 'Housefull', 'Housefull 2' and 'Himmatwala'. Since 2018, Khan has been accused of sexual harassment by several actresses and models.

19 Jan 2023

Bollywood

Rakhi Sawant detained by Mumbai Police following Sherlyn Chopra's complaint

While the controversy surrounding her marriage settled recently, the Mumbai Police on Thursday detained actor Rakhi Sawant, following a case filed by fellow actor Sherlyn Chopra.

24 Dec 2022

#MeToo

Marathi actor accuses filmmaker Sajid Khan of sexual harassment

Troubles for filmmaker Sajid Khan seem to have deepened further. Khan, who is presently inside the Bigg Boss 16 house, has once again been accused of sexual harassment.

13 Oct 2022

Bigg Boss

Sajid Khan #BiggBoss controversy: Now, Kanishka Soni alleges casting couch

The controversy surrounding filmmaker Sajid Khan's participation in Bigg Boss 16 is garnering momentum with each passing day.

12 Oct 2022

Swati Maliwal

FWICE supports Sajid Khan following DCW's complaint to I&B Ministry

Calls are being made to evict filmmaker Sajid Khan from the celebrity reality show Bigg Boss.

06 Oct 2022

Bigg Boss

'Bigg Boss-16': Netizens demand Sajid Khan's removal; will makers respond?

Bigg Boss 16, which kicked off on October 1, has started courting controversies already.

29 Aug 2022

Riteish Deshmukh

'100%': Shehnaaz announces her next with John Abraham, Sajid Khan

Actor Shehnaaz Gill announced her second Bollywood film titled 100% on Monday while sharing the first poster of the upcoming movie.

05 Nov 2021

Bollywood

Bollywood welcomes back #MeToo accused Sajid Khan, directorial-comeback rolls soon

After almost a seven-year-long hiatus, filmmaker Sajid Khan is returning to the director's chair.

20 Apr 2021

Sajid Wajid

Late Wajid Khan's wife moves court against brother-in-law Sajid, mother-in-law

The Bombay HC recently directed late music director Wajid Khan's mother and brother Sajid to submit details about his properties and assets.

19 Jan 2021

Twitter

Sajid Khan asked me to feel his penis, alleges Sherlyn

Actor-model Sherlyn Chopra has accused disgraced filmmaker Sajid Khan of sexual harassment, claiming he had once "asked her to feel" his penis.

09 Jan 2021

Bollywood

Sajid Khan opens up on working solo after Wajid's death

Music composer Sajid Khan, of the duo Sajid-Wajid, said that he is learning how to work solo, after his brother Wajid Khan's death.

13 Sep 2020

Instagram

"Took me to bedroom, rubbed my leg": Model on Khan

Model/actor Dimple Paul, also known as Paula, has opened up about what conspired ten years ago when disgraced filmmaker Sajid Khan had allegedly sexually harassed her.

11 Sep 2020

Instagram

"Asked me to strip at 17": Model accuses Sajid Khan

Paula, an Indian model and actor, has accused disgraced filmmaker Sajid Khan of sexual harassment and casting couch.

03 Jun 2020

YouTube

Legends don't die: Sajid Khan's emotional tribute to brother Wajid

Late music composer and singer Wajid Khan's brother Sajid Khan has paid a heartfelt and emotional tribute to him.

02 Jun 2020

YouTube

Wajid Khan's mother tests positive for coronavirus: Report

Late music composer and singer Wajid Khan's mother, Razina, has also tested positive for the coronavirus.

23 Jul 2019

Deepika Padukone

Facing backlash, will Deepika work with #MeToo accused Luv Ranjan?

Last Saturday, media channels reported that Deepika Padukone is likely to do Luv Ranjan's next, and ever since then a particular hashtag, #NotMyDeepika, has started trending.

19 Mar 2019

Tamannaah Bhatia

Tamannaah Bhatia on Sajid Khan: 'I was completely comfortable'

Bollywood's #MeToo movement brought a series of sordid tales of sexual harassment in the limelight.

28 Feb 2019

Akshay Kumar

Johnny-Jamie Lever to spice up humor quotient in 'Housefull 4'

The popular Housefull franchise is coming up with the fourth installment and the movie is going to have an ensemble cast.

12 Dec 2018

Sexual Harassment

#MeTooEffect: Film Association suspends Sajid Khan post sexual harassment allegations

Bollywood's #MeToo movement unmasked several sexual predators of the industry and Sajid Khan was one of them.

07 Dec 2018

India

#MeToo: Mumbai police gives Subhash Ghai a clean chit

In the #MeToo wave which finally hit India after a long time, several celebrities, including Vikas Bahl, Sajid Khan, Alok Nath, were accused of sexual harassment.

20 Nov 2018

India

Patriarchal-society doesn't allow heroes, heroines to have same shelf-life: Preity

Bollywood actress Preity Zinta says if female actors devote as much time as their male counterparts to the film career, it would be possible for heroines to have a longer shelf life.

#SilenceOfTheKnown: Preity Zinta's laughs is exactly what #MeToo doesn't need

The #MeToo movement finds its strength in support, survivors believing each other and lending a shoulder. While harassers get away with almost anything they do, accusers just want to be heard.

01 Nov 2018

Bollywood

Sajid Khan's horror continues: Aahana Kumra makes shocking revelations

Ever since Bollywood's #MeToo has gained momentum, Sajid Khan has emerged as a serial predator.

26 Oct 2018

Akshay Kumar

#Housefull4: Junior artist molested on sets of Akshay-starrer; files FIR

Akshay Kumar's 'Housefull 4' seems to be going hand-in-hand with controversies these days.

23 Oct 2018

Celebrity

AR Rahman supports Bollywood's #MeToo movement with a powerful message

Bollywood's #MeToo movement has engulfed the nation ever since Tanushree Dutta accused Nana Patekar of sexual harassment.

20 Oct 2018

Bollywood

#MeTooEffect: Dalip Tahil records actress' statement before shooting rape scene

Bollywood's #MeToo movement is creating the right noise across the nation. It has not just exposed the perpetrators of the industry, but has also created a sense of fear amongst men.

19 Oct 2018

Netflix

#MeToo: Elnaaz Norouzi of 'Sacred Games' accuses 'Namaste England' director

Bollywood is shaken post-#MeToo as multiple reports are coming out against powerful men who abused their privilege to sexually exploit women.

17 Oct 2018

Bollywood

Salim Khan's message to #MeToo survivors: You have already won

Bollywood's #MeToo movement has got the tinselvile talking, and several celebrities have expressed their views on it.

16 Oct 2018

Mumbai

Singer Varsha accuses Kailash Kher, Toshi Sabri of sexual misconduct

Since women have started sharing their #MeToo stories, every day exposes new dark side of the glamorous world.

16 Oct 2018

Bollywood

#MeToo: When Sajid Khan admitted he treated women poorly

The recent sexual harassment allegations against Sajid Khan in wake of Bollywood's #MeToo campaign have exposed the director's dark side.

15 Oct 2018

Sexual Harassment

Vicky Kaushal's father accused of sexual harassment; he apologizes

The sexual harassment allegations in wake of Bollywood's #MeToo movement don't seem to end.

15 Oct 2018

India

Saif Ali Khan on #MeToo: Was harassed 25 years ago

India's #MeToo movement has got the tinselvile talking these days with celebrities sharing their opinions and experiences.

14 Oct 2018

Akshay Kumar

#MeTooEffect: This actor to replace Nana Patekar in 'Housefull 4'

Bollywood's #MeToo movement is gaining momentum these days and the harassers are finally facing some brunt.

14 Oct 2018

Akshay Kumar

#MeTooEffect: Farhad Samji replaces Sajid Khan as 'Housefull 4' director

Post sexual harassment allegations were leveled against Sajid Khan, the director has been on the constant radar.

13 Oct 2018

India

#MeToo in Cricket: BCCI CEO accused of sexual harassment

The latest name to join the infamous list of sexual predators after #MeToo storm hit India is Rahul Johri, the CEO of BCCI.

12 Oct 2018

Bollywood

#MeToo: Luv Ranjan accused of sexual harassment; he denies allegations

The cascade of allegations in the #MeToo firestorm seems to be never ending in Bollywood.

12 Oct 2018

Akshay Kumar

Farah on Sajid's sexual misconduct: 'Stand in solidarity with women'

The sexual harassment revelations against director Sajid Khan has come as a big blow for the industry.

12 Oct 2018

India

#MeToo: It took billion Indians' anger to wake up Bollywood

This, right now, is modern India's biggest watershed moment. In this patriarchal society, for far too long, far too many women were silent. But, not anymore.

12 Oct 2018

Sexual Harassment

#MeToo: SRK's friend Karim Morani accused of rape and blackmailing

Ever since Tanushree Dutta has ignited the #MeToo movement, a lot of names have cropped up in the alleged harassment cases.

12 Oct 2018

Akshay Kumar

After Akshay cancels 'Housefull 4' shooting, Sajid steps-down as director

In the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Sajid Khan, Akshay Kumar took a stand today and canceled the shooting of 'Housefull 4'.

01 Sep 2018

Jaipur

Jaipur: BJP leader's drunk son crushes sleeping laborers, 2 die

In a rather unfortunate incident, the son of a leader of BJP's Kisan Morcha ran over four sleeping laborers on Friday night in Jaipur.