Certain #MeToo allegations had been made in opposition to filmmaker Anurag Kashyap final yr and now, his daughter Aaliyah Kashyap has stated that she was affected by the best way he was misrepresented in these allegations.
“The #MeToo claims bothered me loads. The hate doesn’t get to me, it’s the misrepresentation of his character that bothers me. People suppose he’s a horrible man, however ask anybody near me and they’ll say that he’s the largest softy teddy bear you’ll ever meet,” Aaliyah Kashyap stated throughout a chat present.
“This is what gives me anxiety, and not really the hate. I know that whatever hate I get for him is just from people who don’t have anything better to do with their lives. My dad also has been trying to make more of an effort to keep his things away from me because he doesn’t want it to make my anxiety worse,” she added.
Last yr, an actor had alleged that Anurag Kashyap had compelled himself on her throughout the making of Bombay Velvet. The actor had gone forward and tweeted about it as effectively and this assertion was even acknowledged by chairperson of the National Commission of Women, Rekha Sharma. At the time, the filmmaker had taken to the microblogging platform to disclaim these allegations and referred to as them baseless.