All Hail Jaanbaaz Julia

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All Hail Jaanbaaz Julia

Illustration: Akshita Monga


n the unapologetic and achingly opinionated world of Kangana Ranaut, revenge is a dish best served on national television. It took the three-time National Award-winning actress all of Koffee with Karan’s 47-minute runtime to call out Karan Johar on his nepotism, disdain for outsiders, and the absolute frivolity that is the hallmark of his show.

Seated on the very couch that has manufactured many a controversy, broken friendships, and witnessed unending jokes on her accented English, Bollywood’s Revolver Rani dropped one truth bomb after another, almost as if channelling Jaanbaaz Julia, the protagonist of the much-awaited Rangoon.