Its good to see how male actors are taking a stand against sexual offenders in the Bollywood. After actor Imran Khan, now the superstar Akshay Kumar has taken a bold step against his friend and his upcoming film Houseful 4‘s director Sajid Khan. An actress Saloni Chopra and a model Rachel White have accused Sajid Khan of has been a sexual offender.
The film also starred Nana Patekar which is already accused by Tanushree of being a harasser and was directed by Sajid Khan. Actress Saloni Chopra wrote a big blog and narrated into it that how he harassed her. Another model Rachel White has also spoken up against Sajid Khan and revealed that he asked her to strip.
Now, superstar Akshay Kumar has taken a stand against it. He expressed support to the movement by completely calling off the shoot of the comedy film in which he is playing the lead. Akshay was on a break with Twinkle and his kids and upon return, he issued a statement on Twitter.
Akshay’s wife Twinkle has been supportive of the MeToo movement. She also took to Twitter to write,
“Appalled hearing multiple incidents of harassment and it is truly horrific to hear what these women have been through. Everyone involved in Housefull needs to take a firm stance on this issue. This cannot go on.”
However, the accused Sajid Khan has also reacted on the allegations and tweeted,