Actor-producer Yuvraj S. Singh, a detailed buddy of late star Sushant Singh Rajput, says not solely does the drug tradition prevail in Bollywood, however it’s also a technique to transfer round within the trade. He claimed that almost all A-list actors are hooked on cocaine.
“There’s been lots of medication taking place for a very long time, perhaps for the reason that 1970s. At the moment issues had been completely different. There wasn’t a lot publicity or social media. Now, it’s getting uncovered,” Yuvraj advised IANS.
“There are various folks within the trade who take cocaine. There are various actors and filmmakers who on medication and are roaming round, and that’s the reason this insanity is actually taking place,” he added.
Speaking in regards to the medication which might be well-liked within the trade, the Beiimaan Love actor mentioned, “Weed is sort of a cigarette. From cameraperson to technicians, folks on the set usually take weed. Bollywood events are principally about cocaine. Cocaine is the primary drug of Bollywood. Then there may be MDMA, additionally known as ecstasy, LSD, which can also be known as acid. There may be additionally ketamine, which is a horse tranquiliser. They’re doing this stuff and these are very exhausting medication. They’re beneath its affect for nearly 15 to 20 hours. Cocaine can also be a really exhausting drug, and I’d say that 5 to eight actors of the trade must get off it, nahi toh marr jayenge yeh log (they’ll find yourself dying).”
The actor himself has been supplied medication on many events.
“Sure, I’ve been supplied (medication) many occasions. It is extremely regular. Many individuals function like this. They take medication after which go to events. That is the best way of shifting round. The truth is, persons are getting work due to it. In case you do medication with the suitable folks, the suitable hero, actress and director, you kind a foyer and a connection, and that’s the form of mindset Bollywood works on. They make an setting, firm and like to work in that circle,” he mentioned.
Requested if he can reveal the names, the actor mentioned, “Most of them do it. I’ve actually seen everybody do it. Over time, I’ve realised that these folks transfer round in a circle, they usually function in that circle and work with one another.”
“The truth is, one of many movies additionally went viral — that was a drug celebration,” he added, with a seeming reference to the video from Karan Johar’s home celebration final 12 months.
The video in query featured Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor, Malaika Arora, Vicky Kaushal, Varun Dhawan, Shahid Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor. It went viral on social media with many alleging that medication had been used on the home celebration.
Yuvraj asserted: “So, the drug tradition may be very prevalent within the trade. You may say that the highest 10 or 15 A-listers are just about hooked on cocaine.”
So, why not take names? Yuvraj says he would moderately keep away from as a result of he wants to guard himself from the wrath of “vendetta” that drives the trade.
“I do know these folks devour (medication), however I haven’t got proof or pictures to show it. They may file a counter case on me. I do not need my identify in that. Additionally, I’m working on this trade and they’re going to attempt to sabotage my movies. They are going to ask my distributors to not launch my movie. It’s a very vendetta-based trade,” mentioned the co-producer of the hit movie, Qismat.
Giving trace, Yuvraj continued: “I’d give it off by saying that they’re high A-list actors, say 10 to 15 of them barring Akshay Kumar, who may be very clear and sincere to his work. This A-list gang has made a foyer. It’s a must to function inside that with no manner out.”
The actor continued, “Shakun Batra is my very shut buddy. He directed ‘Kapoor & Sons’ and is at present taking pictures with Deepika Padukone for his subsequent in Goa. He advised me that these persons are creating this sort of vibe, the place they wish to create their very own star and their very own folks with rising assist to nepotism.”
“The truth is, drug involvement has additionally turn out to be very regular, which isn’t good for the trade. The brand new technology will probably be discouraged from coming into the trade amid all these practices. Issues must be corrected,” he added.
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