The producers of 'Judgementall Hai Kya' issue an apology, expressing regret at the adverse incident between Kangana Ranaut and the journalist
The producers of 'Judgementall Hai Kya', Balaji Telefilms , have issued an apology after members of the Entertainment Journalists Guild of India (EJGI) collectively demanded it, after an ugly dispute between the nationally awarded actress Kangana Ranaut and a journalist .
In his note, the production house recognized the unpleasant turn of the events that took place at the launch event of his song on July 7, 2019 and expressed regret for the adverse incident.
Statement from Balaji Telefilms read:
Whoever it is:
Much has been reported about the debate that occurred between our film. The central judge Hai Kya 's actor and journalist Justin Rao, at the film’s song launch event on July 7th, 2019. Unfortunately, the event took an unpleasant turn.
While the people involved in it held their own perspectives, but as happened in the event of our film, we, as producers, would like to apologize and express regret for this adverse incident.
We would like to maintain that our intention was not to disrespect or hurt anyone's feelings.
Our film The central judge Hai Kya releases on July 26th and we urge the media to not let this one incident hamper the team effort that has gone behind making the film.
For the uninitiated, the angry exchange took place on Sunday, in the presence of the producer. Ekta Kapoor and actor Rajkummar Rao . The guild members sent a letter to Ekta describing Kangana's behavior as not called.
The letter says: We, the members of the Entertainment Journalists' Guild of India, demand a written public statement from you, Balaji Films and Ms. Ranaut, condemning the incident and, in particular, the behavior of Ms. Ranaut. We, as a guild, decided collectively to boycott Ms. Ranaut. Ranaut and give any media coverage.
Rest assured that we will not allow this issue to affect 'Judementall Hai Kya' in any way and we will support your film and other cast members, except Ms. Ranaut.
The Entertainment Journalists' Guild has been formed, in the light of the incident that happened with the reporter on July 7. It is yet to be registered. The body will safeguard the interests of our fraternity and address issues that entertainment journalist s face on a daily basis be it with actors, producers or publicist, Guild member said.