Karan Johar recently announced that Sanjay Kapoor’s daughter Shanaya Kapoor will soon be making her Bollywood debut. She will be launched by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions.
Another beautiful addition to our growing @dcatalent family! Welcome to the #DCASquad, @shanayakapoor. Her enthusiasm, perseverance and diligence is so amazing to see. Join us in showering your love & blessings as she begins her first film with @DharmaMovies, this July! pic.twitter.com/u9b6AKwZwQ— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) March 22, 2021
However, the news was met by a wave of trolling and jibes about nepotism.
Another star-kid #ShanayaKapoor is going to debut under the banners of Dharma Production( bole to Karan Johar kar raha hai)— व्यंग्यात्मक बातें (@vyangyaprayog) March 22, 2021
*meanwhile Shanaya Kapoor to strugglers be like: pic.twitter.com/lWxBqSrfLX
They introduced Shanaya Kapoor through #Fabulouslivesofbollywoodwives and now she’s gonna debut through #kjo movie. And it’s ohk they’re doing their work. But almost few months ago we were blaming nepotism and now no. 8 trending wow. It’s never gonna change we’re all same at end. pic.twitter.com/AqeMMKztGi— Kavya Keshwani (@3amdozy) March 22, 2021
ya so karan johar started a wholeass company to promote shanaya kapoor.. nEPoTiSm isn’t real he says…— NotADimSim (@highyurveda) March 22, 2021
yea it isn’t real, just like global warming.
Shanaya Kapoor, daughter of Sanjay Kapoor, who came from Bollywood family but still was a struggler, gets a go directly with Karan Johar movie. Peak Nepotism.— dimaagkoshot (@dimaagkoshot) March 22, 2021
KJO launching sanjay kapoor Daughter Shanaya Kapoor Debut First Film— Captain America (@SteveRogers2005) March 22, 2021
Meanwhile be like pic.twitter.com/XXXC7hi6Xy
Twelebs after doing paid tweets for Shanaya Kapoor : pic.twitter.com/hvRwZsmt22— UmderTamker (@jhampakjhum) March 22, 2021
Bollywood be so unexpected. #shanayakapoor pic.twitter.com/nLWAvYR9nf— Abijit Ganguly (@AbijitG) March 22, 2021
so easy for star kids with decent looks to become actors man. https://t.co/ZUPCdZkBHK— p💫 (@properhero_) March 22, 2021
Critical case of nepotism https://t.co/2eJhuPa8lo— Random Thoughts (@RandomThotsPV) March 22, 2021
Well, the news really seems to have ignited a fiery debate!