Actor Randeep Hooda has dropped out of producer-director Meera Nair’s upcoming web series ‘A Suitable Boy’. While reports claim that Randeep has been fired for misbehaving with the make-up artist, the actor himself says that he has started completing the second project after completing his part shooting. Because he has a very small role in the series.
Reports claim this
The reports quoted sources associated with the production house as saying, “The cast and crew members were staying at the Hyatt Regency in Lucknow. Before the shoot started, Randeep started arguing with the makeup man about his look, which was changed to Tu-Tu,Main-Main. But things deteriorated when the actor started a scuffle with the makeup man. Meera was not present on the set at the time. But as soon as she heard about the incident The case reached the BBC team (series producer) in the UK. The team took immediate cognizance of the case and requested Randeep to go out of the series.
And this is Randeep’s side
Randeep, while speaking in an English news website, said, “The first thing is that I did not have a physical fight. I had an argument with a makeup artist working with me for years who is also in ‘Radhey: Your most wanted Bhai’ with me. The second thing is my small role in’ A Suitable Boy ‘, which I did because of my love for Meera Nair. The third thing did not get me off the project. I finished my 4-day shoot and moved on to the next project. “
Randeep will be seen as Kolkata based gentleman Billi Irani in Mira Nair’s series based on Vikram Seth’s novel. Ishaan Khattar and Tabu play an important role in the series.