It began with this video of the 27-year-old actress and her colleague Alia Bhatt wishing a friend on his birthday. Parineeti and Alia, currently touring America with the Dream team concert, posted this video message in which Parineeti's rather uncharitable advice to the birthday boy - "eat less and become thin" - takes even Alia by surprise
On the face of it, the Padmavati pay seems like small potatoes compared to the salaries and profit-sharing deals commanded by the likes of the Khans
Is @BeingSalmanKhan controversy justified? If I say I fee FAT as an elephant will @PetaIndia file a case? is India getting OVERSENSITIVE?," Pooja Bedi wrote on Twitter.
In 2010, a photographer covered a Guns N' Roses concert, snapping photos of Axl Rose. The photos caught the attention of Gauntlet, a heavy metal news site that republished the photos under a very different headline: "OMFG Axl Rose is fat." This was the beginning of "Fat Axl," a mean Internet meme
"Training for Dishoom was one of the most fun and hardcore experiences. I had to cut gain muscle and cut fat at the same time I had an incredible trainer," said Varun
"When going out, I look in the mirror, like any other normal girl, and feel 'I look alright'. Then I get slammed by paparazzi. I say to myself, 'Why do I look so different in photographs?'."
"I was told I should gain weight, then lose weight, fix my nose and inflate my lips, lose the puppy fat, grow my hair out, or cut it, get highlights, or fake eyelash extensions, get fake gel nails, run in heels, wear spanx, pout will talking, focus on dilating the pupils, and listen attentively"
The host for the 88th Academy Awards, Chris Rock, kept the followers on their toes with constant updates of what he was up to hours before the big event. The comedian took a detour to McDonalds and shared his "#OscarDiet" and shared a picture as he "Cuts the fat off my monologue"
"When I was younger, when I was 14, I was told by a drama teacher that I might do OK if I was happy to settle for the fat girl parts," Kate said in her acceptance speech. "So, what I always feel is that any young woman who has ever been put down by a teacher, by a friend, by even a parent, just don't listen to any of it," she added
"I used to be a bully. I used to be fat and very mischievous. School used to be my life. I was here for the entire duration of my schooling years - 15 years - I passed out of here as head boy. I was always the performer, always in the popular bunch," Ranveer Singh said at the annual day event of the school
"I fell in love with the script. The minute Kanika Kovelamudi (writer) told me the story, I felt a strong connect with the character immediately and I felt every woman will be able to relate to her. I find that people, women in particular, are very conscious about their weight and appearance," said Anushka Shetty
"I'm not gaining weight but gaining muscles for Sultan, and that is difficult. It is not fat. You have to follow a strict schedule, but then it makes you stronger and fitter. It takes a lot of hard work," said Salman Khan. Salman also said as he is not gaining weight or adding fat, there is no health complications involved