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Farhad Samji replaces Sajid Khan as 'Housefull 4' director

IANS  |  Mumbai 

will take over the reins as of "4" after Khan stepped down from the role amid sexual misconduct allegations against him.

"'3' will now direct '4'," a for production banner Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment told IANS via WhatsApp on Saturday.

stepped down as the film's on Friday as multiple women came out to share their #MeToo experiences with him.

Bollywood star cancelled the film's shoot until further investigation as even has been accused of sexual harassment by in an incident dating back to 2008.

"This is something that requires stringent action. I will not work with any proven offenders and all those who have been subjugated to harassment should be heard and given the justice they deserve," Akshay had said on Friday.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, October 13 2018. 20:44 IST
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