The entertainment industry of Bollywood has many weird and secret stories hidden. Bollywood Hush is here to shed light on the time when the ace filmmaker Yash Chopra had locked actress Rani Mukherji’s parents in a room. This seems very wrong and unusual. Let us tell you what actually happened and why he had to lock her parents. Read on.
Once actress Rani Mukherji had revealed that the filmmaker Yash Chopra threatened her to lock her parents in a room. But do you know the reason why he had to take such a drastic step? The reason is that she refused to do the film Saathiya. In an old interview, Rani revealed that her father Ram Mukherjee and mother Krishna Mukherjee went to Yash’s office to convey that Rani didn’t want to star in Saathiya.
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For the unversed, the film Saathiya was released in the year 2002. The film is directed by Shaad Ali and produced by Mani Ratnam and Yash Chopra under Yash Raj Films. Rani was paired opposite Vivek Oberoi in the lead role. While the film also had starred Shah Rukh Khan and Tabu in special appearances.
In an interview, Rani said, “I remember Yash (Chopra) uncle calling my parents to the office. My parents had gone to tell Yash uncle that ‘Rani is not interested to do this film’. He called me up and said, ‘Beta, you’re making a very big mistake. I’m locking the door of my room, and I’m not letting your parents out till you say yes to the film’. And I thank him for that.”
So, this was all about the time when Yash Chopra threatened Rani Mukherji. Stay tuned to Bollywood Hush for the latest Bollywood news and updates.