Who among all of us are not mesmerized by the kind of lavish lifestyle that we see of Bollywood actors and actresses? Getting to visit multiple places, earning tons of money, fame, and what not! But this filmy duniya is not as fancy as it looks from the outside. The stars, directors, producers and almost everyone living in this world of name and fame has a dark side to their story that they wish not to be revealed.
There are shocking facts, revelations about your favourite celebrities that not a lot of people know about. These stars possess secrets that are polar opposite from their image in public. Sometimes these secrets are revealed by someone close to them, sometimes by another star and sometimes they share it themselves.
So here, we come up with 7 dark secrets revealed by Bollywood actors.
1. Kangana Ranaut in an Abusive Relationship
Kangana is among the few actresses who have been actively vocal about the dark side of the industry. During an interview, she spoke about how she was in a relationship with actor and producer, Aditya Pancholi, during her early days in Bollywood. In the interview she also revealed that during the four and half years of relationship, he abused her on several occasions. She said that, “I am a year younger than her daughter; I was a minor”.
2. Vivek Oberoi and Aishwarya Rai Controversy
After a heart-breaking break-up with Salman Khan, Aishwarya Rai started dating Vivek Oberoi, which bloomed in the sets of Kyun Ho Gaya Na. Although she never accepted being in a relationship with Vivek in the media, he always had something to say about the two of them. Shockingly, once he had a press conference to call out harassment by Salman Khan as he was close to his ex, Aishwarya Rai. This reveal led to Aishwarya dumping Vivek and his career going down a deathly spiral.
3. Ranveer Singh As Survivor of Casting Couch
During his early days, Ranveer Singh faced casting couch and was asked for physical favour by the casting director, as he revealed during an interview. Upon his denial, the director negotiated if he could just touch or let him see. Ranveer stated, “Later I got to know what he was interested in. When I said no, he was heartbroken”.
4. Ranbir Kapoor and his Drug Addiction
Being born in a family like Kapoors is a dream of every Indian. Ranbir being born with a silver spoon, it was hard for his fans to believe that he has struggled an awful lot to overcome his drug addiction that he had during his early years.
He said in an interview “I have tried drugs when I was in college and got into bad influence. But I realised that nothing will happen in life if I continue with drugs.”
5. Aamir Khan’s Illegitimate Child
Rumours spread about Mr. Perfectionist when Jessica Hines, a British writer claimed that Aamir Khan was the biological father of her son, Jaan. She also claimed that they met and fell in love in the sets of Ghulam, and after Aamir found out that she was pregnant, he refused to accept the child. In an interview, Jessica said, “when my son grows up, I will tell him that his father didn’t like him”.
6. Rekha’s Reveal about Rekha-Amitabh Controversy
In an interview, when interviewer asked if Rekha had fallen in love with Amitabh Bachchan, she broke her silence by agreeing that she had indeed fallen in love with him. To make the scene diplomatic, she added that all the people including kids, adults, older people have fallen in love with him then why should she be left behind?
7. Mahesh Bhatt’s Comment about his Daughter
During an interview, Mahesh Bhatt commented that, “If Pooja was not my daughter, I would have married her”. This comment became viral and speculations began on his relationship with his daughter, Pooja Bhatt.