Asked if she was also a victim of nepotism in Bollywood while
talking to media on Wednesday evening with the star cast of her
forthcoming film "Phillauri", Anushka said: "First of all, every
actor has her own journey in Bollywood. Moreover, if you are good
at your work, people will show interest to collaborate with you,
irrespective of your background."
"I have huge respect for Aditya Chopra who launched me. Ranveer
Singh, Parineeti Chopra and all of us were not from the film
industry! So being an outsider, I never faced nepotism," the "NH10"
Earlier this month, National Award winning actress Kangana
Ranaut called filmmaker Karan Johar a 'flag-bearer of nepotism',
which later turned into a full-blown controversy with the two
celebrities making statements against each other.
The actress is all set to release her second film as producer
"Phillauri" on March 24 under her home production Clean Slate
Films. Besides her the film also stars Diljit Dosanjh, Suraj Sharma
and Mehreen Pirzada.