Sara Ali Khan was directed by Rohit Shetty in the film Simmba, which also starred Ranveer Singh. Today, suddenly, Rohit Shetty started trending on Twitter for an old clip from the show The Kapil Sharma Show.
Shetty was trending for what he said during the promotions of Simmba at the show. As we all know that Nepotism debate is the current hot topic, netizens found this video clip wherein Rohit Shetty keeps calling Sara Ali Khan, ‘Saif Ali Khan & Amrita Singh ki beti.’
The director revealed that Sara came to him amd pleaded in front of him for the role in the film, Simmba.
He said, “Now that she’s become a star, I can say this – ‘Sir please give me work’. She literally did that (showing folded hands)… she’s Saif Ali Khan’s daughter. Amrita Singh and Saif Ali Khan’s daughter walking into my office all by herself and asking a director for work… I felt like crying. I said ‘You do a movie,'”
As soon as the video came out, netizens started making memes and started talking about how celebs are normalising nepotism.
Check out the video here: