Nana Patekar

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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.

Ganesh Acharya accused of forcing woman to watch porn videos

28 Jan 2020

Ganesh Acharya accused of forcing woman to watch porn videos

A 33-year-old woman has filed a police complaint against National Award-winning choreographer Ganesh Acharya, accusing him of traumatic abuse, allegedly depriving her of work, demanding commission and forcing her to watch "adult videos".

Tanushree slams Aamir for working with #MeToo accused Subhash Kapoor

11 Sep 2019

Tanushree slams Aamir for working with #MeToo accused Subhash Kapoor

Aamir Khan, who had walked out of #MeToo accused director Subhash Kapoor's Mogul last year, has decided to collaborate with him.

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.

#MeToo: Nana Patekar gets clean-chit in Tanushree Dutta harassment case

13 Jun 2019

#MeToo: Nana Patekar gets clean-chit in Tanushree Dutta harassment case

In 2018, actress Tanushree Dutta accused Nana Patekar of sexual harassment. Her allegations started the much-needed #MeToo movement in Bollywood.

Glad Tanushree was heard after 10 long years, says sister

18 May 2019

Glad Tanushree was heard after 10 long years, says sister

Last year, Bollywood was hit by a tornado named #MeToo, where several women spoke about the sexual harassment they have faced.

Tanushree to release short film on Bollywood's sexual harassment stories

27 Feb 2019

Tanushree to release short film on Bollywood's sexual harassment stories

Tanushree Dutta, who spearheaded the #MeToo movement in Bollywood, continues to contribute to the campaign.

John, Anil, Nana to star in 'Welcome 3', 'Welcome 4'

10 Feb 2019

John, Anil, Nana to star in 'Welcome 3', 'Welcome 4'

Bollywood actors John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Paresh Rawal, and Nana Patekar are set to star in the third and fourth installments of the Welcome franchise and the makers have already started working on the projects.

#MeToo: Tanushree curses Nana, Rakhi, Ganesh; hopes their kids 'suffer'

25 Jan 2019

#MeToo: Tanushree curses Nana, Rakhi, Ganesh; hopes their kids 'suffer'

Tanushree Dutta created havoc last year in Bollywood industry after claiming that Nana Patekar sexually harassed her in 2008 during the shoot of Horn Ok Pleassss.

#MeToo: Seven IIT-Roorkee faculty members accused of sexual harassment

18 Dec 2018

#MeToo: Seven IIT-Roorkee faculty members accused of sexual harassment

The #MeToo wave has now hit the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee.

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.

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.

Rana Daggubati excited to replace Nana Patekar in 'Housefull 4'

01 Nov 2018

Rana Daggubati excited to replace Nana Patekar in 'Housefull 4'

Nana Patekar's exit from 'Housefull 4' last month created a buzz in the B-town.

Amid #MeToo storm, Tanushree Dutta takes a break

31 Oct 2018

Amid #MeToo storm, Tanushree Dutta takes a break

Tanushree Dutta became the face of Bollywood's #MeToo movement after she accused Nana Patekar of sexual harassment.

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

26 Oct 2018

#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.

'Scientist' Rakhi Sawant invents 'Godrej Tala' to escape sexual harassment

25 Oct 2018

'Scientist' Rakhi Sawant invents 'Godrej Tala' to escape sexual harassment

Rakhi Sawant is known for making headlines for the most unexpected reasons. She didn't leave a chance to garner publicity even on the burning issue of #MeToo.

Rakhi Sawant accuses 'lesbian' Tanushree of raping her several times

24 Oct 2018

Rakhi Sawant accuses 'lesbian' Tanushree of raping her several times

Rakhi Sawant is known as the controversy queen for a reason. The lady doesn't leave a chance to grab the limelight, and this time she has outdone herself.

Rakhi Sawant on Tanushree Dutta's defamation case: 'She wants publicity'

23 Oct 2018

Rakhi Sawant on Tanushree Dutta's defamation case: 'She wants publicity'

The ongoing #MeToo movement has sparked a war of words between Tanushree Dutta and Rakhi Sawant.

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.

Tanushree files Rs. 10 crore defamation suit against Rakhi Sawant

22 Oct 2018

Tanushree files Rs. 10 crore defamation suit against Rakhi Sawant

Tanushree Dutta is arguably a force to reckon with, these days. She created a havoc in the industry after she accused Nana Patekar of sexual harassment, and is the sole force behind India's #MeToo movement.

#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.

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

14 Oct 2018

#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.

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

14 Oct 2018

#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.

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

12 Oct 2018

#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.

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'.

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.

Take sexual allegations seriously: Maneka Gandhi to Centre

10 Oct 2018

Take sexual allegations seriously: Maneka Gandhi to Centre

At a time when Union Minister and former editor MJ Akbar is facing serious allegations of sexual harassment during his tenure as a journalist, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has come forward and spoken about the #MeToo movement.

Fat, ugly girls are blaming people: Singer Abhijeet on #MeToo

10 Oct 2018

Fat, ugly girls are blaming people: Singer Abhijeet on #MeToo

Tanushree Dutta's shocking allegations against Nana Patekar have laid the groundwork for the #MeToo movement in Bollywood.

'Stree' actress Flora accuses producer Gaurang Doshi of physical abuse

09 Oct 2018

'Stree' actress Flora accuses producer Gaurang Doshi of physical abuse

Bollywood's #MeToo campaign, which has taken over the nation for a while, is getting scarier with every passing day.

#BollywoodExposed: Ex-Bigg Boss contestant Zulfi Syed accused of sexual misconduct

08 Oct 2018

#BollywoodExposed: Ex-Bigg Boss contestant Zulfi Syed accused of sexual misconduct

As Bollywood's #MeToo campaign continues to create ripples in the industry, several celebrities have been unmasked off their dark side.

Nana Patekar reacts to Tanushree's allegations, says 'Truth remains unchanged'

08 Oct 2018

Nana Patekar reacts to Tanushree's allegations, says 'Truth remains unchanged'

Two weeks after Tanushree Dutta's shocking allegations of sexual harassment against Nana Patekar, the veteran actor has finally broken his silence on the controversy.

#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations

08 Oct 2018

#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations

India's #MeToo movement is gathering momentum.

Maneka insists on no age-limit to report child sexual abuse

08 Oct 2018

Maneka insists on no age-limit to report child sexual abuse

Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi today said she has asked the Law Ministry to not keep any age limit to report child sexual abuse, allowing people to complain about what has happened to them even "10-15 years later".

After Nana, Vikas Bahl, Rajat Kapoor accused of sexual misconduct

08 Oct 2018

After Nana, Vikas Bahl, Rajat Kapoor accused of sexual misconduct

Tanushree Dutta's sexual harassment allegations against Nana Patekar have initiated a firestorm in the industry, giving birth to Bollywood's own #MeToo campaign.

#BollywoodExposed: Nana Patekar cancels his press conference; Is he scared?

08 Oct 2018

#BollywoodExposed: Nana Patekar cancels his press conference; Is he scared?

Tanushree Dutta and Nana Patekar's controversy is taking new turns everyday.

Pulkit writes powerful letter about Tanushree led #MeToo

08 Oct 2018

Pulkit writes powerful letter about Tanushree led #MeToo

In the wake of the ongoing controversy between Tanushree Dutta and Nana Patekar, Bollywood actor Pulkit Samrat has written an open letter with a powerful message.

Tanushree attacks Nana Patekar again, says 'He creeps me out'

07 Oct 2018

Tanushree attacks Nana Patekar again, says 'He creeps me out'

Tanushree Dutta's horrifying allegations against Nana Patekar created a havoc in the nation and received both applauds and backlashes for her revelations.

#MeToo: Kangana Ranaut accuses Vikas Bahl of sexual misconduct

07 Oct 2018

#MeToo: Kangana Ranaut accuses Vikas Bahl of sexual misconduct

Director and co-founder of Phantom Films, Vikas Bahl's name has come up in the wake of Bollywood's #MeToo movement.