Glamour and drugs go hand in hand. No wonder most of the actors and models are seen and heard using drugs. Many even turn into serious drug addicts ruining their career. Several stars have been in the news for wrong reasons and drug addiction is one of them.
Here are 5 famous Bollywood celebrities who were rumored to be on drugs:
- Gauri Khan
The wife Shahrukh Khan, the King of Bollywood was once rumored to be on drugs. This news came out in the open while she was at the Berlin airport. Although the news was exposed much in media, she went under interrogation for several hours together while she was at the Berlin airport. Mrs. Khan was charged with carrying marijuana when the guards checked her luggage. Post interrogation, she managed to convince the airport security officers that the drug was only for her personal use. She said that it was not for commercialization purpose. The explanation worked and she was freed.
- Fardeen Khan
One of the most famous incidents of Bollywood celebrities being on drugs, people literally followed the case everywhere. According to the latest celebrity star news and gossips, on 5th May, 2001, the actor got arrested for drug possession from Juhu, Mumbai. Khan was caught on the charges of having the possession cocaine, one of the most dangerous of all drugs. A lot of media coverage was done over this matter. Fans and even other Bollywood celebs kept an eye on the case. After a few days of hue and cry, the actor confessed of having taken the drug from a dealer. However, he said that it only for his personal use. The actor claimed that he did not have any intention of indulging in any illegal offenses.
- Ranbir Kapoor
Rockstar, one of Ranbir Kapoor’s super hit movies released and broke several box office records. However, a rumor of the actor being on drugs also emerged with this news. Kapoor was seen in a different look and mood in the movie. Although there were claims that the actor was on drugs, many said that it was simply his versatility to be in such a character. Others even believed that he may have taken drugs to be in the character. These rumors caught fire when in an interview Ranbir Kapoor confessed that he had smoked the ‘smoking weed’, a few times. He also confessed that the crying weed was taken just to be in the mood of the character that he played in the movie. He also said that the weed was taken only during the shooting of the movie ‘Rockstar’.
- Sanjay Dutt
This news caught a lot of attention back in the 90s. Sanjay Dutt turned from hero to villain in Bollywood movies with Subhash Ghai’s flick ‘Khalnayak’. Soon after, he proved to be a villain in his real life. There were several cases where the star got caught with possession of illegal weapons. Another case was where he got caught of drug addiction. Many eyebrows were raised as Dutt was the first Bollywood actor caught up in a drug case. It was in the year 1982 and the actor for sent behind the bars for around 5 months. Later on, he was sent to the US at a drug rehabilitation center there on father Sunil Dutt’s request. After returning from rehab, the actor never touched drugs.
- Suzanne Khan
Suzanne Khan, ex-wife of Hrithik Roshan has been in news for wrong reasons for some time now. Her name has been added to the list of rumored drug addicts of Bollywood. Many people including the media noticed her dizzy eyes and introvert nature which created a lot of doubt. There were rumors that she was under the spell of drugs. Although she wasn’t caught red handed with drugs anywhere until now, people say she has been under the drug effect of cocaine since years. Neither Suzanne nor her friends have come out in open about these rumors.