Many newcomers have to go through the mental and physical torment of casting couch in their lives as well as in their career. Of late, celebrities started speaking about the issue and getting open about it, which actually throws light on the dark side of Bollywood.
Here’s what Casting couch exactly means:
The casting couch refers to a mentality in which directors and filmmakers take undue advantage and favor from aspiring film actors or actresses. The youngsters are provided with the filmy option in exchanged of sexual favors.
1. Surveen Chawla
The beautiful actress started her career in the Bollywood with her bold style in the movie “Hate Story 2” in 2014. She admitted the truth here by saying that she faced the casting couch in the southern film industry but she never gave up and continued her hard work.
2. Kalki Koechlin
She is among the few celebrities who have been vocal about the presence of casting couch. Kalki simply rejected the offers when she was asked to compromise for that.
3. Ayushmann Khurrana
Before establishing himself as an actor, Ayushmann Khurrana indeed was a well-known anchor of the small screen. It was during his struggling days some of the casting directors asked him to deliver sexual favours which he simply refused. Mr Khurana also stated to the media that casting couch is a reality of the B-town.
4. Kangana Ranaut
The actress has known for her powerful screen presence revealed that once she was approached for the gratification of sexual pleasure which she declined.
5. Ranveer Singh
Bollywood’s handsome hunk has once opened up about the issue that how he was about to become a victim of casting couch but he always considers his talent to be the superior so he never ever compromised on such things.