'Bollywood is not kind to Biharis'

GLOBAL MOVIE MAGAZINE|July 2020

'Bollywood is not kind to Biharis'
‘When I came to Bombay to be an actor, producers and directors looked at me as though I was from another planet.’

‘When I came to Bombay to be an actor, producers and directors looked at me as though I was from another planet.’ Both Dhoni and Sushant were born in Bihar — Dhoni in Ranchi, then in undivided Bihar; Sushant in Patna.

Like Shatrughan Sinha, Sushant Singh Rajput hailed from Patna and made his way to Bollywood.

“I can empathise with his struggle,” Sinha tells “This film industry is not kind to outsiders, especially from Bihar. I remember when I came to Bombay to be an actor, producers and directors looked at me as though I was from another planet.”

About the nepotism debate, Sinha says, “No individual or group can take away what’s meant for you.”

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