A Hindu Mahasabha leader was on Tuesday at the centre of a controversy over his demand that actresses performing item numbers in films wearing "skimpy" outfits be branded as prostitutes, sparking an outrage.
India tops the chart in showing attractive women in its movies and as much as 35 percent of these female characters are shown with some nudity, finds a first-ever UN sponsored global study of female characters in popular films across the world.
He is a rebel in a true sense. A boy rose in a typical Punjabi joint family, where women aren’t aloud to make a career in the showbiz world, Abhay Deol comes out as someone, who is in complete contrast to the ideology.
Model-turned-actress Malaika Arora Khan, who has a string of successful item numbers like "Chhaiya chhaiya", "Munni badnaam" and "Anarkali disco chali" to her credit, says she never wanted to be an actor, and so she doesn`t miss it at all.