Alok Nath

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#MeToo failed in Bollywood, Maanvi Gaagroo's casting couch experience confirms

10 Apr 2020

#MeToo failed in Bollywood, Maanvi Gaagroo's casting couch experience confirms

One would assume that in the post #MeToo era, actors would be safe from unsolicited advances, but sadly that is not the case as actor Maanvi Gaagroo, famous for her roles in TVF Tripling and Four More Shots Please, has revealed.

Amid #MeToo allegations, Anu Malik returns with Ekta Kapoor's web-series

19 Aug 2019

Amid #MeToo allegations, Anu Malik returns with Ekta Kapoor's web-series

The ever-forgiving and forgetful Bollywood is ready to take back another #MeToo accused in its folds after Vikas Bahl and Alok Nath.

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

23 Jul 2019

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.

Has Bollywood forgotten #MeToo allegations against Vikas Bahl already?

16 Jul 2019

Has Bollywood forgotten #MeToo allegations against Vikas Bahl already?

We all remember Vikas Bahl: The man who directed Queen, a film on women empowerment, and the man who was also named in #MeToo.

No distributor is interested in Alok Nath starrer 'Main Bhi'

23 Apr 2019

No distributor is interested in Alok Nath starrer 'Main Bhi'

In an interesting turn of events, the upcoming #MeToo-themed Bollywood film Main Bhi is now being shunned by distributors.

#DeDePyaarDe: Post backlash, Ajay issues clarification on Alok Nath's casting

19 Apr 2019

#DeDePyaarDe: Post backlash, Ajay issues clarification on Alok Nath's casting

When the trailer of Ajay Devgn-starrer De De Pyaar De got released, many people were angry.

Rape-accused Alok Nath's comeback is proof of Bollywood's hypocrisy

18 Apr 2019

Rape-accused Alok Nath's comeback is proof of Bollywood's hypocrisy

After Tanushree Dutta's allegations of sexual harassment resurfaced in September last year, several #MeToo accounts erupted in Bollywood.

Rape accused Alok Nath to play judge in #MeToo movie

01 Mar 2019

Rape accused Alok Nath to play judge in #MeToo movie

Alok Nath, who was accused of rape by television writer Vinta Nanda, is back in the headlines, but this time for his career move.

Vinta may have accused Alok Nath for her benefit: Court

09 Jan 2019

Vinta may have accused Alok Nath for her benefit: Court

The Dindoshi Sessions court, which gave anticipatory bail to Alok Nath on January 5, in a rape case noted the actor could have been falsely implicated by writer-director Vinta Nanda.

#MeToo: Actor Alok Nath gets anticipatory bail in rape case

05 Jan 2019

#MeToo: Actor Alok Nath gets anticipatory bail in rape case

Bollywood and television actor Alok Nath was granted anticipatory bail on Saturday after an FIR was registered against him by writer-producer Vinta Nanda.

Rani Mukerji spoke on #MeToo and disappointed all of us

30 Dec 2018

Rani Mukerji spoke on #MeToo and disappointed all of us

For the actresses roundtable, Bollywood actresses, whose work stood out in 2018, sat down and chatted.

#TheVintaNandaStory: From assault, to drugs and finding herself again

20 Dec 2018

#TheVintaNandaStory: From assault, to drugs and finding herself again

The #MeToo wave hit India earlier this year and castles of many were rightfully shattered. One of the most prominent names to emerge out of the movement, intended to create a safe space for sexual assault survivors, was Vinta Nanda.

#MeToo: Post Vinta's allegations, Alok Nath files for anticipatory bail

15 Dec 2018

#MeToo: Post Vinta's allegations, Alok Nath files for anticipatory bail

The rape accusations leveled by Vinta Nanda on actor Alok Nath shook the nation this year, and brought the much needed #MeToo movement in Bollywood.

#MeToo: Mumbai police gives Subhash Ghai a clean chit

07 Dec 2018

#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.

Desperate to get back to normal life now: Vinta Nanda

06 Dec 2018

Desperate to get back to normal life now: Vinta Nanda

Writer-director Vinta Nanda, who has accused actor Alok Nath of rape and sexual harassment, says now she "desperately" wants to return to normal life.

#MeToo: FIR registered against Alok Nath on allegations of rape

21 Nov 2018

#MeToo: FIR registered against Alok Nath on allegations of rape

An FIR has been registered against actor Alok Nath at the Oshiwara police station on charges of rape, reports said.

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

20 Nov 2018

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.

#MeToo: Alok Nath expelled from CINTAA, Vinta Nanda welcomes move

14 Nov 2018

#MeToo: Alok Nath expelled from CINTAA, Vinta Nanda welcomes move

The Cine and TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) expelled actor Alok Nath, accused of rape, on Tuesday, and his accuser Vinta Nanda welcomed the move.

Rakhi Sawant files defamation-case of 25 paise against Tanushree Dutta

31 Oct 2018

Rakhi Sawant files defamation-case of 25 paise against Tanushree Dutta

Every time we think Rakhi Sawant is done with drama, she comes with another blast.

Alok's lawyer wonders 'where it hurt' after Vinta was raped

26 Oct 2018

Alok's lawyer wonders 'where it hurt' after Vinta was raped

In a bid to defend his client Alok Nath, lawyer Ashok Saraogi took the character assassination route in court against Vinta Nanda.

Alia Bhatt's mother Soni Razdan shares her #MeToo story

24 Oct 2018

Alia Bhatt's mother Soni Razdan shares her #MeToo story

Bollywood's ongoing #MeToo movement has given courage to several women, like Vinta Nanda, Shweta Pandit, Sandhya Mridul, to share their traumatic stories.

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

23 Oct 2018

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.

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

20 Oct 2018

#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.

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

19 Oct 2018

#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.

#23YearsOfDDLJ: DDLJ dekha to yeh jaana, reader!

19 Oct 2018

#23YearsOfDDLJ: DDLJ dekha to yeh jaana, reader!

Not watching 'Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jaayenge' is a cardinal sin (no kidding). The love story of Shah Rukh Khan's Raj and Kajol's Simran is epic in all ways there is.

#MeToo: Shama Sikander was subjected to inappropriate touching by director

18 Oct 2018

#MeToo: Shama Sikander was subjected to inappropriate touching by director

Bollywood's #MeToo movement has revived many wounds which were long suppressed.

#MeToo: Vinta Nanda files police complaint against Alok Nath

17 Oct 2018

#MeToo: Vinta Nanda files police complaint against Alok Nath

Writer-producer Vinta Nanda created a havoc in the industry when she accused veteran actress Alok Nath of raping her.

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

17 Oct 2018

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.

After Alok Nath's defamation case, Vinta says she will fight

16 Oct 2018

After Alok Nath's defamation case, Vinta says she will fight

Writer-producer Vinta Nanda's allegations of sexual assault against Alok Nath gave a much-needed push to India's #MeToo movement.

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

15 Oct 2018

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.

Post rape allegations, Alok Nath files defamation case against Vinta

13 Oct 2018

Post rape allegations, Alok Nath files defamation case against Vinta

Alok Nath, who grabbed the headlines for allegedly raping writer-producer Vinta Nanda, has now filed a defamation case against the lady.

#MeToo in Cricket: BCCI CEO accused of sexual harassment

13 Oct 2018

#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.

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

12 Oct 2018

#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.

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

12 Oct 2018

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'.

Shilpa Shinde on #MeToo movement: 'It is rubbish and useless'

11 Oct 2018

Shilpa Shinde on #MeToo movement: 'It is rubbish and useless'

The #MeToo movement in the industry has taken the nation with a storm where women are actively calling out their harassers.

#MeToo: Alok Nath confessed to molesting Navneet Nishan?

11 Oct 2018

#MeToo: Alok Nath confessed to molesting Navneet Nishan?

The recent sexual harassment revelations against Alok Nath have changed his image of 'sanskari babuji' forever.

Asrani doesn't want #MeToo to be taken seriously. We disagree

11 Oct 2018

Asrani doesn't want #MeToo to be taken seriously. We disagree

Bollywood's #MeToo movement has swept the industry by exposing the dark side of the glamour world.

#BollywoodExposed: After Alok Nath, Piyush Mishra accused of sexual harassment

11 Oct 2018

#BollywoodExposed: After Alok Nath, Piyush Mishra accused of sexual harassment

The #MeToo movement, which has already exposed several celebrities, is getting louder by the day, as more names are being unmasked.

Post allegations, 'shocked' Alok Nath advised bed rest by doctors

10 Oct 2018

Post allegations, 'shocked' Alok Nath advised bed rest by doctors

Alok Nath's name being tagged in Bollywood's #MeToo movement has shocked everyone.

#MeToo: Alok Nath, Sandhya Mridul's 'on-screen father', harassed her sexually

10 Oct 2018

#MeToo: Alok Nath, Sandhya Mridul's 'on-screen father', harassed her sexually

Actress Sandhya Mridul was allegedly sexually harassed by Alok Nath, the actor who has been accused of raping 'Tara' writer/producer Vinta Nanda.