ADVERTISEMENT

Nude Photoshoot Case: Ranveer Singh Records Statement Before Mumbai Police

An FIR was registered against Ranveer for posting pictures from his nude photoshoot on Instagram.

Published
Celebrities
1 min read
Nude Photoshoot Case: Ranveer Singh Records Statement Before Mumbai Police
i

Ranveer Singh appeared before the Mumbai Police on Monday, 29 August, to record his statement in connection with an FIR registered against him for posting pictures from his nude photoshoot on Instagram, as per a report by The Indian Express. The police had earlier summoned the actor to the station and had given him time till August 30.

The publication quoted a police officer as saying, “The actor appeared before the investigation officer today morning at 7 am and his statement was recorded till 9.30 am. Based on our questionnaire, he has given a handwritten statement to us.”

ADVERTISEMENT

On 26 July, the Mumbai Police registered an FIR against Ranveer after his photoshoot for New York-based Paper magazine was published. The action came after the president of a city-based NGO lodged a complaint.

The Bajirao Mastaani actor's nude photoshoot for the Paper Magazine, courted controversy after Singh posted them on his social media. The idea behind the shoot was to give a tribute to 70s pop icon Brut Reynolds. Reynolds had also posed nude for one of his shoots for Cosmopolitan Magazine in 1972.

Speaking about it Ranveer had told the publication, "It’s so easy for me to be physically naked, but in some of my performances I’ve been damn f*****g naked. You can see my f*****g soul. How naked is that? That’s being actually naked. I can be naked in front of a thousand people, I don’t give a sh*t. It’s just that they get uncomfortable.”

(At The Quint, we are answerable only to our audience. Play an active role in shaping our journalism by becoming a member. Because the truth is worth it.)

Read and Breaking News at the Quint, browse for more from entertainment and celebrities

ADVERTISEMENT
Speaking truth to power requires allies like you.
Become a Quint Insider
25
100
200

or more

PREMIUM

3 months
12 months
12 months
Check Insider Benefits
Read More
ADVERTISEMENT
Stay Updated

Subscribe To Our Daily Newsletter And Get News Delivered Straight To Your Inbox.

Join over 120,000 subscribers!
ADVERTISEMENT
More News
×
×