A few days after Naseeruddin Shah invited the ire of the Hindi film industry after calling India's first superstar Rajesh Khanna a poor actor and blaming him for bringing mediocrity to the Hindi film industry. Since then, many celebs including daughter Twinkle Khanna have spoken against Naseeruddin Shah over his harsh remarks.
When pointed out that Rajesh Khanna had done movies like Anand and Aradhana which were highly appreciated, Naseeruddin Shah agreed to that statement. He said that those were only two of his best performances but he also put it out there that he never liked any of his other films apart from those two.
Lastly, when Naseeruddin Shah said that he did apologize to Rajesh Khanna's family because he understood their feelings but addressed the fact that he has not apologized to anybody else nor has he withdrawn his statement.