(Manisha Mahar, Intern Journalist); Since the death of Sushant Singh Rajput, there has been a new debate in the film industry about nepotism. In such a situation, everyone is coming forward and giving their opinion on this topic. And telling how much they have struggled in the industry. Fans are also venting their anger on this issue on social media. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar also expressed his opinion on nepotism in an interview. An old interview of Akshay is going viral amid the debate of nepotism, in which he revealed that he too was a victim of nepotism in the Bollywood industry early in his career.
Akshay Kumar told in an interview that he was replaced on one occasion in the film “Phool Aur Kaante”. Akshay said that I was in the film ‘Phool Aur Kaante’ released in 1991. I was present in the making of the songs of this film, in photoshoots, and in many other places. However, one night before the shooting, I received a call and I was told that “you do not come to the shooting set tomorrow, you have been replaced. While at that time I was preparing for the next day’s shooting.”