Post the infamous case of Harvey Weinstein scandal rocked the West, now the topic sexual harassment at workplace catches heavy eyeballs in India too.
Touted as the World’s most beautiful woman, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is now in Sydney for her work commitments speak and shares her opinion about the #MeToo movement.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan said, to The Sunday Telegraph, “A movement such as the #MeToo movement … has brought out a lot of conversation and sharing. The good thing is that people are talking. I don’t think this (subject) needs to restrict itself to one part of the world. That is definitely positive, which has come about with this entire subject.”
“If a woman feels compromised and she feels the need to share an experience that has completely challenged her sense of being, it is amazing that she comes out, speaks forth about it, and takes the people to task. This idea does not limit itself to show business or the film industry. It is people discussing it from all walks of life”, she added further.
Hollywood backed #MeToo movement kick-started in 2017 after the prominent producer Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment scandal reportedly got the limelight.
The hashtag mentioned #MeToo was the trend on the internet and social media globally in order to spread awareness about the rise of such cases which all women are facing worldwide.
And it was after people started sharing their personal stories with#MeToo on social media the cases of sexual harassment at the place of work turned to be the talk of the town.
In the meantime, on the professional front, Aishwarya is now gearing up for the release of her next film ‘Fanney Khan’ which also features, Anil Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao in the other pivotal roles.
Reportedly, the actress is also rumored to see in the remake of the cult classic movie ‘Woh Kaun Thi’ opposite Shahid Kapoor. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be reprised the role of the late actress Sadhna, who memorized the movie ‘Woh Kaun Thi’.
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