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Kareena Kapoor trolled after claims she demanded Rs 12 cr to play Sita: ‘Respect should be given’

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Kareena Kapoor Khan says that feminine artistes voicing for equal pay within the movie business ought to be normalised as pay parity signifies respect for girls. Kareena, in an interview to the Guardian, mentioned she is completely satisfied that extra feminine actors have begun elevating the unlucky gender pay disparity in Bollywood. The actor additionally mentioned that she is conscious of her price and has no qualms in placing it throughout throughout negotiations.
“Just a few years ago, no one would talk about a man or woman actually getting equal pay in a movie. Now there are a lot of us being very vocal about it.”

The actor was not too long ago trolled for allegedly mountaineering her charges to play Sita in an upcoming reimagining of the Ramayana. The actor has in a roundabout way responded to experiences that mentioned that she requested for Rs 12 crore for the movie, which might require an extended dedication from her. “I make it quite clear what I want and I think that respect should be given. It’s not about being demanding, it’s about being respectful towards women. And I think things are kind of changing,” Kareena mentioned.
Earlier, in an interview to NDTV, she was requested, “What next for Kareena Kapoor Khan? You have a film with Aamir Khan later this year, there was talk that you were getting ₹12 crore, you were asking for ₹12 crore, and other actresses came out in support of you, but I think that was fake news.” Kareena had in a roundabout way responded, shaking her head and saying, “Yeah, yeah…” Kareena had additionally acquired numerous assist from different main actresses.
Among the host of issues that the actor spoke within the interview was additionally about breaking age-old stereotypes connected to feminine artistes. For years, feminine actors needed to bid a pressured goodbye to their careers after marriage. But Kareena, who married Saif Ali Khan in 2012, not solely continued working but additionally gave a few of her profession’s greatest successes and stays related regardless of her marital standing or two pregnancies.
Kareena mentioned regardless of warnings from shut individuals, she merely adopted her coronary heart. “When I married Saif, so many people told me that my career would be over because no producer wants to work with a married actress. At that time, no other Bollywood actress got married and then continued to work. But I just thought: OK, well, if it does end my career, then that’s fine, that’s my destiny. I’m not going to not marry the person that I love.”

Kareena continued following her coronary heart as she labored by way of her first and second pregnancies (she gave beginning to Taimur Ali Khan in 2016 and welcomed her second little one earlier this 12 months). The actor shot for Ekta Kapoor’s Veere Di Wedding throughout her first being pregnant.
“Most Bollywood actors, when they get pregnant, don’t leave the house because they are stressed about how they look, that they are no longer this glamorous diva, worried if they put on some weight that people will judge them. There’s still a lot of those taboos. But I just wanted to own it,” she mentioned.

Kareena Kapoor Khan now seems ahead to the discharge of Aamir Khan-starrer Laal Singh Chaddha, which is meant to reach in theatres in December.
She has additionally turned producer, bankrolling director Hansal Mehta’s subsequent, which she additionally stars in. The movie might be co-produced by Ekta Kapoor.