Kareena Kapoor Khan had a strong take on boycott culture ahead of Laal Singh Chaddha’s release. Speaking to the media, she said one has to learn to ignore certain things.
Kareena On Boycott Lal Singh Chadda
Netizens had recently called for a boycott of Aamir Khan’s upcoming release ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ on social media. Aamir pleaded to netizens to not react so strongly and his co-star Kareena Kapoor Khan also reacted and said that opinions are growing but one has to learn to overcome them.
While interacting with a media channel, Kareena Kapoor Khan shared her thoughts on the current ‘cancel culture’ prevailing on social media. Talking about the boycott trend, Kareena told IndiaToday, “There are different platforms. Everyone has an opinion. So now, if that is going to be there, then you have to learn to ignore certain things. Otherwise, it will just become impossible to live your life. And that’s why I don’t take any of this like seriously.” The actress further said that if a film is good, then the response will be good and it will surpass anything.
For the unversed, Aamir Khan’s upcoming film Laal Singh Chaddha has been trending on Twitter as netizens are asking everyone to boycott Kareena Kapoor, Aamir Khan starrer, therefore, #BoycottLaalSinghChaddha is trending.
After this, Aamir Khan urged people to not boycott his film. During a recent media interaction, Laal Singh Chaddha actor was asked to react to the Twitter trend.
“Yes, I feel sad. Also, I feel sad that some of the people who are saying this, in their hearts, they believe that I am someone who doesn’t like India. In their hearts, they believe, but it is untrue. It is rather unfortunate that some people feel that way. That’s not the case. Please don’t boycott my film. Please watch my film,” he said.
Laal Singh Chaddha is a remake of the Hollywood film ‘Forrest Gump’. It also stars Kareena Kapoor and has Aamir in the role of a simple, kind man, played originally by Tom Hanks’ 1994 iconic film. Produced by Aamir Khan Productions, Kiran Rao, and Viacom18 Studios, ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ also stars Mona Singh and Chaitanya Akkineni.