Anurag Kashyap: I spoke about sexual abuse because I went through it


The #MeToo campaign, which sparked off a movement in Hollywood late last year, had actors along with people from other walks of life share their stories of sexual abuse. “If the victim won’t speak up, then no one can speak because the others will be branded as disgruntled people trying to do rumour-mongering. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App “It exists everywhere. I did speak about it. So, it is not that I haven’t spoken about it. While Hollywood had actors naming their sexual abusers from the industry, Hindi cinema chose to stay silent, thereby inviting criticism from fans. When I was 19 years old, I spoke about sexual abuse because I went through it. Related News
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Published: April 22, 2018 5:28:13 pm

Anurag Kashyap talks about sexual abuse in Bollywood. There are only a handful of Bollywood stars, who have spoken about sexual harassment prevalent in the industry, without taking any names. Then the people can stand up in support of the victim. Today, I have stopped talking because nobody really cares about the movement, everybody cares about the headline,” the director said.