Director Madhur Bhandarkar has accused filmmaker Karan Johar of twisting the title of his upcoming movie for an upcoming actuality sequence the latter has produced. Bhandarkar has urged Johar to alter his title. Bhandarkar had introduced “Bollywood Wives” in 2016 and the movie undertaking is underneath improvement. Johar, in the meantime, has introduced an online sequence manufacturing, “Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives”.
Pricey @karanjohar U & @apoorvamehta18 had requested me 4 the title #BollywoodWives for net,which I refused,as my undertaking is underway. It’s Morally & ethically fallacious u to tweak it to #TheFabulousLivesofBollywoodWives. Pls don’t dent my undertaking. I humbly request u to alter the title.
— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) November 20, 2020
On Friday, Bhandarkar tweeted to say that he had already refused to half with the title to Apoorva Mehta of Karan Johar’s manufacturing home, Dharma Productions. “Pricey @karanjohar U & @apoorvamehta18 had requested me 4 the title #BollywoodWives for net, which I refused, as my undertaking is underway. It’s Morally & ethically fallacious u to tweak it to #TheFabulousLivesofBollywoodWives. Pls don’t dent my undertaking. I humbly request u to alter the title,” Bhandarkar tweeted.
In 2016, Bhandarkar had shared that he was planning to make a movie on the lives of Bollywood wives. The Nationwide Award-winning filmmaker, identified for showcasing actual life points by means of his movies, had thanked Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar for serving to him, on this context. “An enormous thanks to @ritesh_sid & @faroutakhtar for giving us, #BhandarkarEntertainment, the title Bollywood Wives,” Bhandarkar had posted on Twitter.
In the meantime, Johar’s net sequence “Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives” chronicles the lives of well-liked star wives resembling Maheep Kapoor, Neelam Kothari, Seema Khan and Bhavana Pandey. It’s backed by Johar’s Dharmatic Leisure, the digital arm of Dharma Productions. Bhandarkar is greatest identified for steering movies resembling “Chandni Bar“, “Web page 3”, “Visitors Sign” and “Vogue”. Nonetheless, his final Bollywood outings, “Calendar Girls” and “Indu Sarkar”, crashed on the field workplace.