Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

We have seen many superhit Bollywood films being presented beautifully on the silver screen. But, do you know what exactly happens behind the scenes. While many actors reject films or get replaced, there have also been instances when actors work hard for movies, only for the filmmaker to cut off scenes on the editing table. With Govinda being the latest casualty, we take a look at actors whose scenes have been chopped off from films

Govinda in Jagga Jasoos

Anurag Basu’s ‘Jagga Jasoos’ featuring Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif is set to hit theatres soon. According to reports, Govinda shot for a cameo in the film, which has been cut off from the movie. Govinda was left upset with this issue. He left the matter by saying that as an actor he did his job and the rest is up to the director.

Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

Tamannah Bhatia in Baahubali 2

Baahubali 2 made around Rs 1600 crore on box office. The film stars, Prabhas, Anushka Shetty, Rana Daggubati and Tammannah Bhatia. Tamannah, it is said, got very upset because her role from the film was cut off significantly. She was in it for hardly a couple of minutes, without a dialogue.

Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

Fawad Khan in Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Karan Johar directorial film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil courted controversy because Pakistani heartthrob Fawad Khan was playing a significant role in the film. After Uri attack, the scenario turned against Pak actors, and Karan apparently had to shorten Fawad’s role. The Pakistani actor was playing the character of Anushka’s love interest. But due to the massive controversy, his part was included just as a cameo.

Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

Mahira Khan in Raees

After Fawad Khan, Pakistani actress Mahira Khan was seen in Raees opposite to Shah Rukh Khan. Mahira and Shah Rukh Khan had some romantic scene which were cut off and her role was made smaller in the film. According to report, during the promotion of Raees, Shah Rukh said that, Mahira will be not a part of the promotion.” Shah Rukh was seen alone promoting his film in Gujarat and other states.

Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

Kangana Ranaut in Rangoon

Kangana Ranaut gave a fabulous performance in Rangoon. The actress however went on rant that some of her best scene was cut off, and so she was very upset with the low screen time she got in the final film.

Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

Abhishek Bachchan in Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham

The family drama film featured Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor. But, do you know, Abhishek Bachchan was also to have a cameo in the film. He is supposed to stop Kareena Kapoor and try and ask her what the time is. The barely-30 seconds appearance too did not become part of the final film.

Control-Alt-Delete: 6 Bollywood actors whose roles were cut from films

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