Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon


Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon
Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon

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Mitsu91 Goldie

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Posted: 18 July 2012 at 10:58am | IP Logged
Guys hardly complain about casting couch
Kavita Awaasthi, Hindustan Times
Mumbai, July 18, 2012

First Published: 13:36 IST(18/7/2012)
Last Updated: 15:59 IST(18/7/2012)

Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon hero Barun Sobti poses for the camera.

The film industry has been associated with the casting couch for years now, and films like Page 3 (2005) have even touched upon the subject. The ugly demon has reared its head in the fast-growing television industry now, where male actors find themselves being asked to 'compromise' more than

Actor Barun Sobti, seen in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon, says, "Most strugglers feel that the casting couch is the only way to get work. Even I was asked to compromise for a role once, but I turned it down and today, I am doing well for myself." Barun adds that many people are swayed in a weak moment, only to regret it later. "It is more prevalent among guys right now. Or perhaps it's because stories of guys doing such favours are openly discussed as opposed to incidents involving women."

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ayushi1993 IF-Dazzler

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Posted: 18 July 2012 at 11:28am | IP Logged
thanx for sharing Big smile
k_k_a Senior Member

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Posted: 18 July 2012 at 11:32am | IP Logged
Hmm... Good for you Barun! You're indeed doing well now Clap

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Posted: 18 July 2012 at 11:32am | IP Logged
Barun asked for casting couch, why am I not surprised.. but glad he has the guts to openly acknowledge & also turn down...

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Posted: 18 July 2012 at 11:33am | IP Logged
Its really applaudable that he has the guts to talk about this.
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