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Krushna, who faced flak from Tannishtha Chatterjee last year, said, "It is not in the Indian system and blood to take jokes on themselves"
Tannishtha Chatterjee confessed that prepping for the film is one of the most difficult tasks she has managed so far
"I don't consider myself fair. I think I am in the tanned category. I don't think we are fairness-driven. We have some actresses and models who are really dusky and gorgeous, and I truly believe skin colour doesn't matter," said Ileana
"I think jokes on colour or body shaming shouldn't be made. It's not funny to crack such jokes. Do you crack a joke on fair skin (people)? No right? So don't do it. There has to be a limit," Radhika Apte said
Actress Tannishtha Chatterjee, who slammed TV show Comedy Nights Bachao after she was 'roasted' for her dark skin, has received an apology from the channel that airs the show. A spokesperson for Colors TV responded to Ms Chatterjee's post on Facebook saying that they would ensure the episode aired would be free of offensive content and that channel management had 'taken this up seriously' with the makers of Comedy Nights Bachao.
Parched actress Tannishtha Chatterjee walked out of Comedy Nights Bachao after she was trolled for her dark skin. "I was feeling suffocated but sat through another offensive segment," she told NDTV.
Parched actress Radhika Apte says there are lesser incidents of casting couch nowadays since actresses are saying no. "The casting directors also have an organised way," she added.
Parched is not about water, director Leela Yadav clarifies. "Parched is for thirst of liberation, freedom and love," she added. The film stars Radhika Apte, Surveen Chawla and Tannishtha Chatterjee.
Parched co-stars Radhika Apte, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Surveen Chawla and Sayani Gupta watched their new film at a special screening on September 24 in Mumbai
Radhika Apte, Tannishtha Chatterjee and Surveen Chawla, co-stars of critically acclaimed film Parched, caught up with each other for a special screening of the movie in Mumbai on September 20
At a party hosted for Hollywood actor Elijah Wood in Mumbai on September 6, Bollywood actress Richa Chadha put her best fashionable foot forward, looking stunning a black cut out dress teamed with a grey jacket
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra hosted a special screening of the film Planes for underprivileged girls in Mumbai on August 23.
The actress has voiced the character of Ishani in the film.