#MeToo fire turns on cast­ing process

Mul­ti­ple women come out against top Bol­ly­wood cast­ing agents Mukesh Ch­habra and Vicky Si­dana, de­tail­ing how they al­legedly ha­rass as­pir­ing ac­tors

Mid Day - - NEWS - MOHAR BASU mohar.basu@mid-day.com

IN the fort­night since Bol­ly­wood wit­nessed the #MeToo rev­o­lu­tion, sev­eral ac­tors and film­mak­ers have been named and shamed by the sur­vivors. Tak­ing the move­ment ahead, women have now come for­ward to ex­pose the murky side of cast­ing preva­lent in the in­dus­try. In four sep­a­rate in­ci­dents, as­pir­ing ac­tors re­counted to mid-day the sex­ual abuse they were sub­jected to by cast­ing direc­tors Mukesh Ch­habra and Vicky Si­dana.

Mukesh Ch­habra Vicky Si­dana

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