MUMBAI — Six heroes blundered by turning down films they should have grabbed. There are others, but here are the prominent ones.
Recently, director Sriram Raghavan has revealed that Harshvardhan Kapoor (now billed as Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor in an attempt to improve things as his career is going nowhere!) actually turned down “AndhaDhun” (believe that or nuts!) as he was busy with—hold your breath and then bang your head!—“Bhavesh Joshi Superhero” directed by the drastically-overrated Vikramaditya Motwane. Well, if you miss out on a director 180 degree the opposite in talent and outlook, your professional outcome will be ditto!
Even at a not-very-good stage in his career, he turned down the original version of “Hichki”—the remake of a foreign film with a male but physically-challenged protagonist….