The magazine published the message which was sent out to Ms Ranaut regarding her nomination. It read, “Hello Kangana, heartiest congratulations on your nomination for the Filmfare Awards. It’ll be a pleasure to have you there, do confirm your presence at the awards ceremony on August 30 at Jio World Convention Centre at BKC, Mumbai. It’ll help us plot your seats. P.S. Please send us your residential address so that we can send you the invite. Regards.”
The magazine stated that all the accusations made by Kangana are false and their invitation to the actress was an effort to bring all film personalities together to celebrate ‘Indian Cinema’.
It also cleared out that Filmfare Awards are given even if the nominee doesn’t attend or perform at the function. The magazine also stated that Kangana is a 5-time Filmfare Awardee and two of those awards were given in her absence.
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The Filmfare statement concluded by stating that the event is withdrawing Kangana Ranaut’s Best Actress nomination for the movie ‘Thalaivii’.