On 26-Dec-2017 In People & Politics
Bollywood has different faces with its own share of dark hidden secrets, no one knows what may be revealed when. Yes! Bollywood is full of unexpected turns. And among all those turns is this story that I am about to share with you. You must remember all the brave steps women have taken to show their strength against various stereotypical mentality. Talk about the #MeToo campaign or the #FreeTheNipple Movement, women have no fear in speaking their heart out. And among them is Zehra Kazmi, a journalist from Hindustan Times. Zehra Kazmi started a thread on Twitter where she shared about how Madhuri Dixit was 'forced' to do a rape scene with actor Ranjeet in Prem Pratigyaa.
Sexual harassment is something that we see in movies. But are we aware of what it takes for a lady to do such a scene on-screen?
What was your first impression when you read this? Well, it will define whose side you are on?
This year, a number of women accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment. More than 80 women in the film industry accused Weinstein of such acts. However, Weinstein denied all the accusations saying that whatever happened was mutual.
Is this what Bollywood is all about, women being asked to do scenes they don't wish to do?Soon after she tweeted, this is how Twitterati reacted to her thread.