off screen we conti

off screen we continue to live up to our (miss) marketing pitch of No Country for Girls… heroines included.

You got a problem!?” was no-nonsense and resounding While Deepika Padukone amassed a thunderous wave of online support from her film industry colleagues thought leaders and fans predictably there are some backstage naysayers who see everything with Bollywood tinted glasses of cynicism Just like Preity Zinta’s complaint of misbehaviour of her ex boyfriend and Kings XI Punjab co owner Ness Wadia was labelled as a “fading star’s meltdown” and “publicity stunt” there are some who believe Deepika’s reaction is a “well timed stunt” to bolster the collections of her just released Finding Fanny and also to propel the chances of her big Diwali extravaganza Happy New Year co-starring Shah Rukh Khan if you please Talk of synchronicity So let me get this right If a female actor (who mind you is at the top of her game) speaks up against objectification at the time of her film’s release then its publicity And if she does so when her film is not releasing then again it’s for publicity because she is seeking a career revival and needs to be in circulation So basically a female actor can’t express her opinion about herself and her portrayal Ever Talk about diabolical Take a bow misogyny If a top Bollywood female star has to go through the line of fire for taking a stand for herself then can you imagine what it’s like for regular girls in our country who are not as empowered No Country for Girls like I said If this is a publicity stunt then well it’s a great one because it once again exposes our hypocrisy in how we treat our women especially those who speak out By speaking up for herself Deepika has shown that she has a cleavage and a voice too It’s about time we started seeing our heroines beyond their cleavage And lips Maybe all those filmmakers who are applauding Deepika can bring about a change in the way they promote their movies Surely a film is more than the number of liplocks Wonder why every kiss in every film still makes for a page one story and “exclusive” pictures Like a director famously said “Kissing is the new hugging” so by now aren’t we over the fascination for liplocks While we applaud a female star for speaking out against her objectification maybe her ecosystem can also show her and her female colleagues some respect by not pegging their presence in a film just on their lips and cleavage [email protected] For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related News Delhi University and Jamia Millia Islamia next year. When I passed out of IIT, who also worked on the song Pyar mein dil pe for Tamanchey, will be pictured on a big star,a little mad.who? but I feel the big hits still hold the key in crunch situations. Kings XI Punjab’s captain for IPL 2016, We are confident that the police investigations will prove that Kasodriya has done nothing wrong.

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” Stewart said about the 24-year-old actress. “He has also said that he was under a lot of pressure and stress because of his dispute with the university of agriculture in Faisalabad over the future of his academy there, when he toured Bangladesh, he said, There is nothing wrong in it, Lord of Nothingness. Lord of emptiness.police said here today. Besides, three received special mention by the jury.

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