Akshay Kumar Cancels Film Shoot After MeToo Controversy
Akshay Kumar Cancels Housefull 4 Shooting Sajid Khan Sexual Harassment MeToo - Akshay Kumar cancels the shooting of Housefull 4 after director Sajid Khan was accused of sexual harassment in the wake of the MeToo movement.
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | October 12, 2018 14:51 PM IST
The MeToo movement kickstarted in Hollywood with the intention of bringing to the spotlight men and women who have been involved in sexual harassment and sexual assault has created a furore world over with names being called out in Bollywood too and the latest being director Sajid Khan, who is at present helming the Akshay Kumar starrer, Housefull 4.
Akshay Kumar took to his Twitter page earlier in the day to announce he had cancelled the shoot of Housefull 4 and urged the producers to not shoot until further investigation.
Following 2.0 actor Akshay Kumar’s statement, the film’s director Sajid Khan announced on Twitter he has stepped down from directing Housefull 4.
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