Ayushmann Khurrana says ‘unfortunately India is homophobic’ as he admits Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui flopped


Actor Ayushmann Khurrana lately addressed the rationale why his final three movies—Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui, Anek and Physician G, carried out poorly on the field workplace. The actor who is thought for progressive movies, shared it’s unlucky that India is ‘homophobic’. His movie Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui highlights a social message on the LGBTQ neighborhood. Additionally learn: Ayushmann Khurrana says he doesn’t wish to do regressive movies

Ayushmann’s Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui is directed by Abhishek Kapoor and starred Vaani Kapoor as a trans lady. The movie began off with 3.75 crore on its opening day in India and was effected by rising variety of covid circumstances later. It wrapped up with a enterprise of 33.64 crore gross as per stories. His following movies, Anek and Physician G earned as little as 9.7 crore and 31.49 crore gross on the home ticket window.

When requested if Ayushmann is affected after his consecutive movies underperforming, he known as himself ‘unshakable.’ He defined how his movies fared total and informed OTT play, “I started with movies on taboo subjects. I suppose the type of subjects—it has to be a community viewing, and it has to have a wider film—the kids have also been watching. In fact, my last three films, including an LGBTQ film (Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui), really don’t do well commercially because, unfortunately, our country is homophobic. Then there was Anek, a docudrama that was a very niche in terms of the tone of the film. Doctor G was an A-rated film, and given the kind of certification it got, the film did decently well in theatres. For a while, that was my learning for making a film.”

Nonetheless, nothing can cease Ayushmann from taking dangers even now. He additionally added, “If I stop taking risks, I will be conventional. I have always been unconventional, and I make those choices. I will be taking them in the future as well, regardless of success or failure. I just keep pushing the boundaries, and that’s the beauty of the budgeting of the films, too. My films are mostly low- to mid-budget, so no one loses money and I can afford to take risks.”

Ayushmann will probably be subsequent seen in Anirudh Iyer‘s movie An Motion Hero. The movie is slated to launch on December 2, 2022.

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