India, June 17 -- As someone who spent a considerable amount of time with late actor Sushant Singh Rajput on the sets of Kedarnath (2018), actor Nitish Bharadwaj is absolutely gutted with the former's sudden and shocking death. He points out how Rajput's suicide has brought the "ugly and brutal" aspects of the film industry to the forefront.

"I feel bad for this boy. I have very pleasant memories of working with him. He used to talk about outer space and planets all the time. He was a very science- and cosmology-oriented man," the actor says.

Talking about how those angered by Rajput's death are now blaming it on the film industry for not standing by his side, the 57-year-old says, "I think Bollywood is a very lonely place; his death is a...