Ekta Kapoor issues an apology for the journalist feud, says " would like to apologize and express regret "
Kangana Ranaut's Judgementall Hai Kya faced a set back after her spat with a journalist at the song launch event earlier. While the actor was asked to issue an apology, Entertainment Journalists Guild of India issued a notice that media will boycott the actress until she apologies for her behavior.
Film producer Ekta Kapoor post the notice apologized on behalf of the actress and asked media to not let their hard work go to waste.The statement says, “A lot is being reported about the debate that ensued between our film JudgeMentall 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 fairly held their own perspectives but because it happened at the event of our film, we, as the producers, would like to apologize and express regret for this untoward incident.
We would like to maintain that our intention was not to disrespect or hurt anyone's sentiments.
Our film JudgeMentall 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.”