Actor Taapsee Pannu has fired again at Kangana Ranaut, speaking about how she hasn’t proven any assist to her movie Mission Mangal. Taapsee was taking a dig at Kangana’s oft-quoted assertion that ladies ought to assist one another. Mission Mangal is headlined by 5 feminine actors – Vidya Balan, Kriti Kulhari, Nithya Menon and Sonakshi Sinha, aside from Taapsee.
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Kangana and her sister Rangoli Chandel had criticised Taapsee, calling her a ‘sasti copy’ of Kangana. They’ve additionally beforehand expressed disappointment at different Bollywood stars for not supporting Kangana’s movies.
Talking with Mid Day in an interview, Taapsee stated, “She (Kangana) has at all times spoken about how a lady ought to assist one other lady, however I didn’t hear any phrases of reward for my movies. There are 5 girls in Mission Mangal. Is she praising us? I’m her junior and don’t have [as vast] a filmography as her, however I’ve achieved an honest variety of movies for somebody to be appreciative of it.”
She added that she was upset when Kangana and her sister started criticising her. “It was a shock as a result of it got here from somebody I at all times admired. I felt upset. When somebody you had placed on a pedestal does this, it makes you query should you had been proper in trying as much as her. In my response, I stated I’m joyful being a replica as a result of she is a rattling good actress. I’m sasta as a result of she claims to be the best paid [female actor]. I don’t see it as derogatory. Simply because she is saying it, doesn’t imply it’s the last word fact. She didn’t expose me; she uncovered herself. It’s awkward however I received’t maintain it in opposition to her. I like her as a performer and can proceed to take action.”
Elaborating on why she thinks all of it started, Taapsee stated, “It was triggered as a result of I stated she wants double filter. Even Anurag [Kashyap] and I would like that. How is damaging factor? I noticed her as an trustworthy particular person. It’s unhappy that she says a lady can’t name out one other lady. I’ll name out folks foundation who’s incorrect and proper, and never primarily based on what gender they belong to. Feminism is about an equal platform.”
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Aug 15, 2019 11:51 IST