Bollywood stars have always managed to stay in the news. Be it for their movies or for their love life, these stars have always faced the media with loads of confidence and attitude. But there were also times when they wanted to dig a huge hole in the ground and bury themselves. Here is a list of B town biggies and the skeletons in their closet.
Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna
Akshay Kumar and wife Twinkle Khan were charged under IPC section 249 for indulging in obscene acts at a fashion show. Twinkle Khanna was pictured unbuttoning Akshay Kumar’s jeans. What joy Twinkle?
Sanjay Dutt was convicted for alleged terrorist interactions in regards to the 1993 Mumbai blasts and for being in possession of armed weapons. The 1993 attacks were a series of 13 bomb explosions killing 250 people and injuring 700.
Mika Singh got slapped with a legal notice for forcibly kissing fellow singer Rakhi Sawant on his birthday bash. If rumours are to be believed the entire scene was staged for a publicity stunt. Well they sure got their five minutes of fame with the controversy.
Director Madhur Bhandarkar got charged for allegedly raping struggling model and aspiring actress Preeti Jain from 1999 to 2004. He had apparently promised her marriage and a lead role in one of his movie. How was it rape if there was a promise of marriage?
Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi star Shiney Ahuja was arrested in connection with the rape of his 18 year old maid.
Shahrukh Khan got a five-year ban from entering the Wankhede Stadium.King Khan was rumoured to have misbehaved with the security guards in the stadium. But the part owner of Kolkata Knight Riders refused all these rumours and said that it was the security guards who misbehaved with his kids.
Fardeen Khan was charged for purchase and possession of illegal drugs(cocaine). 11 years after the allegation he was acquitted, albeit conditionally.
Salman Khan was charged under IPC Section 304A (rash and negligent driving) and was later charged under IPC Section 304 part II (culpable homicide not amounting to murder). He was earlier charged with poaching two black bucks but was acquitted.
Saif Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan had run ins with the law on two occasions. First, he was charged with poaching two black bucks in Kankani along with fellow actor Salman Khan. The next time he was charged for getting into a brawl in a Japanese restaurant in the Taj Mahal hotel, the end result of which was as broken nose on the victim’s end and torn shirt on Saif’s end.