Kangana Ranaut starrer Manikarnika has been mired in several controversies. Recently, the actress slammed Bollywood celebs for not coming out in support of the film.
She alleged that the industry was ganging up against her for daring to raise the issue of nepotism.
Now actor Anupam Kher has finally come out in support of the actress and called her a “Rockstar”.
Anupam Kher calls Kangana Ranaut a Rockstar
Recently, Anupam Kher conducted #AskAnupam on his Twitter account and one of his followers asked him to tweet in support of Kangana. While the tweet read, “#AskAnupam nobody from bollywood is supporting Kagana’s Mankarnika movie. Can you please tweet in her support?,”
To this, Anupam Kher was all praises for Kangana and wrote, “#KanganaRanaut is a ROCKSTAR. She is brilliant. I applaud her courage and performances. She is also the real example of #WomenEmpowerment.:)”
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) February 9, 2019
Manikarnika is based on the life of Rani Laxmi Bai of Jhansi and her war against the British East India Company, during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.
The film is bankrolled by Zee Studios in association with Kamal Jain & Nishant Pitti.