The staff of MX Players’ Ek Badnaam Aashram 3 had a meet and greet with the press in the present day in Mumbai. The occasion had director Prakash Jha open up about an incident that passed off the final 12 months on the sets of the show. Back in 2021, a few members of a political outfit roughed up Jha and likewise smeared ink on his face. They additionally went on a rampage on the set bringing the shoot to a halt, reportedly citing that the show damaged spiritual sentiments.
Breaking his silence, Jha mentioned, “The complete factor occurred on set for an hour. Some guys got here on set, broke glasses, shouted around and left. We reside in a society where folks will behave rationally or absurdly. However, these folks simply got here and went and did not use dialogue. If there was a dialogue, we may have a dialogue. So we have not altered something in the show. In reality, I’m nonetheless ready ki koi make baat care.”The filmmaker mentioned that he has seen actual babas, non-secular gurus who’re very wealthy with their non-secular experiences and one can feel their presence. However, there are those that attempt to take shortcuts to fame through malpractices and this show focuses on that.
He says, “Through my initiatives, I’ve touched upon social and political topics. There will likely be individuals who will react to it negatively, however towards them there will likely be many individuals taking a look at it in an optimistic means.”
He additional added, “The factor is that the topics I select, use wage se kahi Kuch bhi ho Sakta hai (in phrases of response). I can not lie by saying Mujhe dar nahi lagta (to face harsh reactions for touching upon these topics). Mujhe dar ke jeena nahi achcha lagta toh dar ke saath jeeta hoon. I want ki primary kisi bhi wyakti ko bina chot pohochaye kuch keh saku. Phir bhale mujhpe patthar pheke jaye, FIR ki jaye ya phir chot lage, koi baat nahi.”
The occasion was additionally attended by Darshan Kumaar, Anupria Goenka, Tridha Choudhury, and Addhyayan Suman amongst others who play vital roles in the show. Addhyayan additionally thanked Prakash Jha for exhibiting a belief in him and giving him work when no filmmaker was approaching him with work. While Esha Gupta, who’s a brand new entrant to the season, wasn’t seen at the do, the show’s protagonist Bobby Deol was touring and therefore related with the company on an audio name.