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Suniel Shetty on rivalry with Akshay Kumar, typecast as action hero, Athiya wedding

Suniel Shetty completed three decades in showbiz in 2022 and in this time, the actor has had an illustrious career, full of ups and downs and in the latest episode of Memory Lane, the actor recalled that journey in a conversation with Bollywood Bubble host Akash Bhatnagar. The actor spoke about his recent web debut with Dharavi Bank and getting to showcase his versatility. He insists on how easy it is to break out of the box today as compared to the 90s and how anything he did without action never sold. The actor insisted on the importance of media in the 90s and how it affected his equation with Akshay Kumar, which was promoted as a professional rivalry. He admits giving trash to his audience at one time in his career and why he took a step back from acting then for some time. Suniel shared his kids’ reaction to that too, correlating it with why Bollywood today is in a bad phase and how to rectify it. He pointed out the parity between stars’ fees and film’s budget being the wrong approach. He also spoke about daughter Athiya Shetty’s wedding with KL Rahul. Check out the entire conversation here.