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#MeToo : Aamir Khan walks away from Gulshan Kumar biopic

#MeToo, Aamir Khan

As the #MeToo movement continues to startle the Bollywood, actor Aamir Khan has announced his departure from an upcoming project, after allegations of sexual harassment leveled against the movie's director.

According to the reports, Subhash Kapoor, who was supposed to helm the Gulshan Kumar biopic has been dropped from directing the movie. In a joint statement by Aamir and filmmaker wife Kiran Rao, the duo said 'Aamir Kahn Productions we have always had a zero-tolerance policy towards sexual misconduct and predatory behaviour of any kind.”

They also added that they were committed to making the industry a safe place. Though they refrained from taking any names, Aamir was supposed to produce Gulshan Kumar biopic, directed by Subhash Kapoor, who had been accused of sexual harassment by actor Geetika Tyagi.

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