The promotions of the film ‘Fighter’ are in full swing, but Deepika Padukone has been noticeably absent. Speculations have been circulating on social media about her absence, and the film’s director, Siddharth Anand, has finally addressed the issue.
In an interview with Bollywood Hungama, Anand revealed that Deepika will soon join the promotional activities for ‘Fighter’. He explained that her absence was a strategic decision and assured that she would be seen promoting the film extensively from the following day. Anand also mentioned that Deepika had been unwell, and emphasized that the promotions would be incomplete without her presence.
Rumors about a rift between Anand and Deepika had also surfaced, with reports claiming that Deepika had unfollowed the director on Instagram. However, Anand clarified that this is not the first time he has collaborated with Deepika, citing their previous work in ‘Bachna Ae Haseeno’ and the highly successful film ‘Pathaan’.
‘Fighter’ is a highly anticipated aerial action thriller featuring Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone in lead roles as Air Force officers seeking revenge for their nation. With Anil Kapoor, Karan Singh Grover, and Akshay Oberoi in key roles, the film is set to be released ahead of Republic Day, aiming to ignite patriotic fervor and potentially become one of the year’s first major hits.
Q: Why has Deepika Padukone been absent from the ‘Fighter’ promotions?
A: The director, Siddharth Anand, mentioned that Deepika was unwell and assured that she would soon join the promotional activities for the film.
Q: Are there any reported issues between Deepika Padukone and the director?
A: There were rumors about a possible rift, but Anand clarified that this is not the first time he has worked with Deepika, citing their previous collaborations.
Q: When is the release date of ‘Fighter’?
A: The film is set to be released ahead of Republic Day on January 25.
While Deepika Padukone’s absence from the promotions of ‘Fighter’ has sparked numerous speculations, director Siddharth Anand has provided insight into the situation. With the assurance that Deepika will soon join the promotional activities, fans can look forward to her involvement in the film’s promotions leading up to its release.