- Apurva Asrani is known for his work in Aligarh, Satya, and Snip!
- He objected to Kangana taking allegedly undue credit in Simran
- He is suffering with Bell's Palsy
At one point in his note, Apurva also talked about the fact that how seemingly healthy people could be suffering through undiagnosed ailments. "My heart goes out to actors and actresses, who project a perfect life, but are crumbling on the inside-unable to show anyone the cracks. We see them happy, performing for us, laughing, dancing for us, and one day when they drop dead, we wonder how this could have happened so suddenly," he wrote.
Read Apurva's entire Facebook post, here:
Apurva was embroiled in a controversy last year, ahead of his film Simran's release. He had objected to Kangana Ranaut (also the lead actress in the film) taking allegedly undue credit as a co-writer for the Hansal Mehta-directed film. Apurva and Hansal were involved in a heated social media exchange.
Hansal Mehta in his response to the above allegations tweeted this:
Finally, Apurva released the original script of the film on Twitter:
Apurva Asrani has worked on projects such as Satya (won him a Filmfare award for Best Editing), Snip! (won him a National Award in 2001), Shahid, Citylights and Aligarh.