As the wave of #MeToo campaign grows further, there are developments being made on daily basis. The latest happening suggests that the Khiladi of Bollywood Akshay Kumar has taken a huge stance over the allegations that came out against the Housefull 4 director Sajid Khan regarding sexual misconduct.
Following the allegations, Kumar has asked the producers of the upcoming Housefull 4 to put the shooting of the movie on hold until further investigation takes place on this matter.
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) October 12, 2018
Akshay Kumar has made it clear to the makers and kept his foot down that he will not work with the accused until investigations are over. However the accused, Sajid Khan has officially stepped down as the film’s director as per immediate effect calling it his ‘moral duty’.
— Sajid Khan (@SimplySajidK) October 12, 2018
Three women including actor Rachel White, assistant director Saloni Chopra and journalist Karishma Upadhyay had disclosed their stories of sexual harassment at the hands of director Sajid Khan.
Housefull 4 is being produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and 70% of the shooting of the film has already been done in London and Jaisalmer. Sajid Khan has movies like Heyy Babyy, Housefull series and Humshakals to his credit.
We would keep you updated as the story further develops, these events have put a question mark on the fate of Housefull 4 which is supposed to feature Akshay Kumar, Riteish Dekhmukh and Bobby Doel.
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