New Delhi: Television's popular actress Mouni Roy is all set to entice her fans in 'Gold', her maiden Bollywood venture. The 'Naagin' star will be seen making her big screen debut opposite Akshay Kumar in the film.
Mouni, who is also an avid social media user recently posted a picture of her wearing a traditional lehenga and choli. She captioned the picture as “Somber & simple, frequently soundless; obnoxious n’ er’rything” and guess what? The actress got trolled for looking too skinny.
Yes! Netizens slammed her for looking too thin and some even advised her to eat properly. Check out some of the reactions here:
This, however, is not the first time that a celebrity has been body shamed. From Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Parineeti Chopra to Esha Gupta, Nia Sharma and now Mouni Roy—all have been targetted on social media by the haters.
On the professional front, 'Gold' is a historical sports drama. It is helmed by Reema Kagti and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar under the Excel Entertainment banner.
Set at the backdrop of India winning its first gold medal in hockey as a free nation in the 1948 Summer Olympics, the film promises to be yet another big one from Akki. 'Gold' features Akshay Kumar, Mouni Roy, Kunal Kapoor, Vineet Kumar Singh, Amit Sadh, Sunny Kaushal in pivotal parts.
Much ahead of her maiden venture, the actress bagged her second film. She will be seen in Dharma Productions' much talked about trilogy's first part 'Brahmastra'. The film is helmed by Ayan Mukerji and has a dreamy ensemble cast. Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan will be seen sharing the screen space together for the first time in the film.
Mouni was first seen in Ekta Kapoor's famous daily soap 'Kyuki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi'. She played Krishna Tulsi in the serial and soon became a household name. After featuring in several hit shows, her latest outing—Naagin and Naagin II again by Ekta Kapoor got her immense popularity.