Anubhav Sinha resigns from Bollywood!
Yes! You heard that right! Anbhav Sinha tweeted that he resigns from Bollywood. With a lot going on in Bollywood, Anubhav Sinha has tweeted that he no longer wants to be a part of Bollywood and that he resigns from Bollywood.
Anubhav Sinha, who rose to fame after directing films like Mulk, Article 15 and the most recent one being Thappad took to his Twitter account to break the news. Director known for his straightforward posts on social media, never the one to be shy from even getting abusive occasionally, the filmmaker has not minced words to declare that he is calling it quits.
“ENOUGH!!! I hereby resign from Bollywood. Whatever the f*ck that means.” Tweeted the Thappad director.
Check out the tweet here:
He has even changed his Twitter handle name from Anubhav Sinha to Anubhav Sinha (Not Bollywood). Although his official Twitter identity remains the same ie @Anubhavsinha
Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra tweeted a reply: “What’s Bollywood?I came 2be part of Cinema inspired by Satyajit Ray, Raj Kapoor, Guru Dutt, Ritwick Ghatak, Bimal Roy, Mrinal Sen, Hrishikesh Mukherjee, K Asif, Vijay Anand, Javed Akhtar, Tapan Sinha, Gulzar, Shekhar Kapur, Ketan Mehta, Bharatan n Aravindan etc. That’s where I’ll always be.”
Filmmaker Hansal Mehta responded: “”Chhor diya (left it)… It never existed in the first place.” Most fans urged Sinha to continue filmmaking, even if it meant from outside Bollywood.
“Resign from Bollywood but continue ur good work in Hindi Film Industry or just Film Industry,” wrote a user.
Others made light of his comment. “Sir ab Acting matt try kriyega.. Ijjat Nahi Krte log.. BTW, Wo Toh Director ki bhi nhi krte (Sir, don’t try acting now.. no one will respect you.. By The Way, no one respects directors either),” tweeted a user.
Most people, however, were urging Sinha not to seriously carry out his declaration.