Karan Johar‘s Dharma produced actuality present franchise Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives have created an argument with filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar slamming KJo for taking his title. The filmmaker had tweeted a couple of days in the past, expressing his disapproval about how Johar used the title ‘Bollywood Wives’ even after he denied giving it to him. On Thursday, by way of an open letter, KJo apologized to Bhandarkar and likewise assured him that his franchise won’t hurt his upcoming undertaking. Now, Bhandarkar has accepted the apology however has mentioned that this isn’t how actual relationships work.
In a tweet, Madhur Bhandarkar mentioned, “Pricey @KaranJohar. Thanks to your response. That is certainly a close-knit business and it operates on mutual belief and respect. After we blatantly disregard norms that we ourselves have established, then it makes little or no sense calling ourselves a ‘fraternity’. I didn’t hesistate a second prior to now earlier than granting you the title “GUTKA” in 2013, that you simply had requested from me, and therefore I’d have anticipated the identical courtesy in return once I declined you using a title I had duly registered, and which I didn’t intend to half with. The truth that you went forward and used the title anyway regardless of our dialog and regardless of it additionally having been rejected by the commerce associations, is what had upset me deeply. This isn’t how I consider actual relationships work. However let’s transfer ahead. I settle for your apology and wish to go away issues right here. I too want you nicely in your future endeavours.”
— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) November 26, 2020
On Thursday, sharing the apology letter on his Twitter deal with, Karan Johar wrote, ‘To my pricey good friend @imbhandarkar,” together with the folded arms and a coronary heart emoji. He additional mentioned, “Pricey Madhur, Our relationship goes again a great distance and now we have each been part of this close-knit business for a lot of, a few years. By means of all these years. I’ve been an ardent admirer of your work and I’ve at all times wished the most effective for you.”
Apologising for using such a title, Karan additional mentioned, “I do know you may have been upset with us. I humbly apologise for any grievance that has been prompted to you in the course of the course of the previous couple of weeks. Nevertheless, I’d wish to make clear that now we have chosen this new and completely different title -The Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives maintaining in thoughts the non-fiction format of our reality-based franchise collection. As our title was distine, I didn’t foresee it upsetting you because it has and for that I duly apologise.”
He additional asserted, “I wish to inform you that now we have been selling our collection with the hashtag “Fabulous Lives” on all social media platforms, which is the franchise title we intend to go forward with. We guarantee you that the format, nature, viewers and the title of our collection are completely different and wouldn’t in any method dent or encumber the exploitation of your work.”
He ended the letter saying, “I hope we will transfer away and onward from this and proceed to make exceptionally good content material for our audiences. I want you the easiest for all of your endeavours and sit up for watching your work.”
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) November 26, 2020
In 2016, Madhur Bhandarkar had shared that he was planning to make a movie on the lives of Bollywood wives. The Nationwide Award-winning filmmaker, recognized for showcasing actual life points by way 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 internet collection “Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives” chronicles the lives of well-liked star wives equivalent to Maheep Kapoor, Neelam Kothari, Seema Khan and Bhavana Pandey. It’s backed by Johar’s Dharmatic Leisure, the digital arm of Dharma Productions.
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