MUMBAI (Staff Report) – Despite an ideal Bollywood debut opposite none other than Shahrukh Khan in Raees, Pakistani actress Mahira Khan has refused to do a sex scene with Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the film, Indian media reported.
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According to Time of India, Mahira’s character was Nawaz’s glam doll in the film before Miyanbhai swept her off her feet. And that wasn’t a very happy relationship.
“The sex scene is pretty edgy, dark, and somewhat brutal, showing Nawaz forcing himself on her,” a source told TOI.
Reportedly Mahira was disturbed by it and refused to do the scene.
But aren’t people making a huge deal about it for nothing? Agreed, she might be under a contract, but she always has a right to say ‘no’, right? We hope the makers understood her predicament.
With Mahira flying in and out of India, the action-thriller, Raees, directed by Rahul Dholakia and produced by Farhan Akhtar, Ritesh Sidhwani and Gauri Khan has only 20 days of shooting left.