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In Video: Baahubali actress Scarlett Wilson slaps an actor on the sets for touching her


British model and dancer Scarlett Wilson who also featured in blockbuster movie Baahubali: The Beginning is in news for slapping an actor. It reportedly happened on the sets of Bollywood film Hansa – Ek Sanyog which features Scarlett in an item song. Actor Umakant Rai was spotted making vulgar gestures towards her. Wilson lost her cool when he tried to touch her hair. She brought the shoot to a halt and stormed out of the sets.

According to News 18 news channel , the crew members confirmed the incident, and revealed that the actress showed no inhibitions in slapping Rai who was soon thrown out of the sets. The channel also spoke to film’s producer Suresh Sharma who is keen on filing the complaint with the Film Federation of India, and expecting an apology from Rai, which if not done would lead to cancellation of his acting license. However, if the police report has been filed hasn’t been confirmed yet.

Hansa -Ek Sanyog is based on the lives of transgenders and is produced under the banner of Chitragrahi Films. Meanwhile, Scarlett Wilson is married to former Bigg Boss contestant Praveen Rana. She also appeared in reality shows like Dare 2 Dance and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. Scarlett will now be seen in Akshay Kumar’s upcoming film Gold which also stars Farhan Akhtar, Kiara Advani, Kunal Kapoor and Mouni Roy.