The Household Man actor Priyamani says she has acquired feedback on her darkish pores and skin color. The actor, who performed Manoj Bajpayee’s on-screen spouse within the Amazon Prime Video collection, stated that many individuals have commented on her footage on Instagram relating to her color.
Priyamani has labored in quite a few movie industries in India. She has starred in Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu films earlier than she made her Hindi movie debut with Mani Ratnam’s Raavan. She additionally starred in Rakta Charitra II and had a particular dance quantity in Shah Rukh Khan‘s Chennai Categorical. Priyamani starred in each the seasons of The Household Man as nicely.
Talking with Bollywood Bubble, the actor opened up about physique shaming and colourism on social media. She stated, “There have been lots of instances when (she was physique shamed.) Truthfully talking, my weight went as much as 65 kilos and I did look larger than what I’m proper now. So lots of people have stated, ‘oh, you look fats, you look large.’ Proper now persons are saying, ‘Why you trying skinny, we such as you once you had been fats.’ I am like, ‘hi there, make up your thoughts. You want me once I’m fats otherwise you like me once I’m skinny?’ Being on the larger facet or being on the smaller facet, it’s every particular person to himself. Why do you need to physique disgrace folks saying, ‘oh you are fats, you trying like a pig or…’ Why do you need to do this?”
Priyamani added that she has acquired feedback on her pores and skin color as nicely. She stated that she has acquired feedback like ‘Oh you are trying black, you are trying darkish,’ ‘Your face is white however your legs are black’ on her posts. “I imply hi there, what’s incorrect with you? What’s incorrect in being, even when I’m a dark-skinned particular person lady, I do not consider I’m truthful, I believe I’m wheatish,” she stated.
“I stated, ‘Look, what’s incorrect, even when I’m a dark-skinned particular person, initially, change your opinion, do not name anyone black as a result of black is gorgeous. Lord Krishna is black in color, he was lovely, black is gorgeous. Do not remark like this, even when you have one thing, hold it in your thoughts. Why do you need to unfold negativity that ‘oh you are fats, oh you are black or issues like that? Do not do it,'” she added.
She stated that whereas folks suppose they obtain their one-minute fame, it impacts a number of folks.
Priyamani shall be seen in quite a few tasks. She is going to seem in Cyanide and Ajay Devgn’s Maidaan.