The reason Satish Kaushik said sorry to Boney Kapoor
Sridevi– Anil Kapoor‘s most expensive film of its time yet the biggest failure ‘Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja”completes 25 years today. Producer Boney Kapoor’s good friend Satish Kaushik debuted as a director with this film. The director took to the social media and sharing a poster of the film apologised to Boney Kapoor after 25 years for the debacle that left Kapoor broke.
Satish Kaushik, who began his journey as a film director with “Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja” 25 years ago, has apologised to producer Boney Kapoor for delivering a box office failure that left him broke.
The actor turned filmmaker shared a poster of the film featuring Anil Kapoor, Sridevi, Jackie Shroff and Anupam Kher and wrote, “Yes 25 yrs ago it was a disaster at BO bt it was my first child & will remain close to heart. Remembering madam #SrideviLivesForever & my sorry 2 @BoneyKapoor who gave me a break bt was broke after d film.celebrating #25yearsof RKRCKR ” (Also Check: Tears of gratitude! Boney Kapoor and Janhvi elated over Sridevi winning National Award)
Yes 25 yrs ago it was a disaster at BO bt it was my first child & will remain close to heart. Remembering madam #SrideviLivesForever & my sorry 2 @BoneyKapoor who gave me a break bt was broke after d film.celebrating #25yearsof RKRCKR @AnilKapoor @Javedakhtarjadu @AnupamPKher pic.twitter.com/mXoogmQha5
— satish kaushik (@satishkaushik2) April 16, 2018
Kaushik’s apology is winning over the internet. Twitterati is all praises for Satish Kaushik’s courage to accept the film’s failure and apologise years later.
— Jarvik (@jarvik) April 16, 2018
Sir , it was a good film , some films not releasing in the right time, congratulations to all ‘ROOP KI RANI CHORON KA RAJA’ Team , Anil Sir, Anupam ji , Late SriDevi ji & ,Jacky Sir pic.twitter.com/yhUa9BzSPa
— Moses Sapir (@MosesSapir) April 16, 2018
Ever since I am watching TV I have known this movie & so is every1 around me.
Don't know abt the BO failure then but it has lived till today & will be there forever.
— Punit (@punitajmera) April 16, 2018
@satishkaushik2 it wasn’t the movie!!! It was the appreciation! That it didn’t get! Appreciation that it truly deserved! I thoroughly enjoyed this movie!
— Noddy (@1234Oddy) April 16, 2018
The Movie was ahead of its time i think Sir… U had shot some exceptional equences like the TRAIN Sequence….And it was a GRAND, GRAND Movie….
— Amol Bidkar (@bidkar_amol) April 16, 2018
Shilpa Shetty feels ashamed after Kathua rape case
Actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra says she is a proud Indian, but has been feeling ashamed after incidents like the Kathua rape case in which an eight-year-old was brutally gang raped and murdered in Jammu.
Speaking at a product launch here on Wednesday, Shilpa said: “I am not a politician…but this is not a good situation. As a mother, I can say this much it must have left every mother with a daughter feeling very unsafe and a lot of fear in their hearts.”
“We are living in a democratic country and stringent laws have to be put into place when it comes to rape.
“Saying as much, as a mother and taxpaying citizen, I am very proud to be an Indian. However, I feel very ashamed when there are incidents like this,” Shilpa added. (Also Check: Amitabh Bachchan SLAMMED On Kathua Rape Case Reaction)
“Some solutions must come and I am sure the government is working towards it. It is easy for us to just say it should be solved immediately but obviously there is a process,…”
Shilpa has invested a huge amount in start-up Mamaearth, which is backed by consumer-focussed capital firm Fireside Ventures and offers natural, toxin-free products for mother and Baby care.
Talking about her association, she said: “I am very proud to be associated with Mamaearth. They are toxin-free and hypoallergenic products for kids.”
Shilpa is a perfect example of empowered Indian women, she marks her presence count across many dimension, through movies, television, health care, education, and business as well.
Talking about people putting women down, Shilpa said: “I feel bad for people who are demotivating, it just shows their insecurity. And I don’t encourage such people. Ignore them.”
Deepika Padukone in Time 100 Influential People of 2018 list
Deepika Padukone is the only Indian actress to feature in the Time 100 Influential People in the World, sharing space with names like Nicole Kidman, Gal Gadot, Greta Gerwig and Lena Waithe.
In the Time magazine, international star Vin Diesel, Deepika’s co-star in her Hollywood debut ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage’ has penned words of appreciation for her.
“Making that movie, Deepika took committed to a whole other level. That’s who she is as a performer. She wants the whole movie to shine, which is a rare thing.
“Anyone could talk about how beautiful she is, and anyone could tell you about her unmatched comedic timing. But she isn’t just a star. She’s an actor’s actor, dedicated to the craft,” Diesel wrote. (Also Check: Deepika Padukone Picks Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee For Her Wedding)
Deepika scored a success at the box office this year with the epic drama ‘Padmaavat’ in which she played the title role.
One of the highest paid actors of Indian cinema today, she has 18 brands in her portfolio and has a strong social media presence.
Apart from her work as an artiste, Deepika’s philanthropic side has seen her spreading awareness on the condition of mental illness. She has spoken about her battle with depression and has been working towards creating awareness with her NGO The Live Love Laugh Foundation (TLLF).
The Time magazine list also features actress Meghan Markle, who will become a British royal family member upon her wedding to Prince Harry next month.