Priyanka Chopra : There are huge stereotypes about Hindi films in the west
Actress Priyanka Chopra said “huge” stereotypes still exist west of the Indian film industry and will take more Indian players in the common parts to gradually break these long terms. “There are huge stereotypes about India, about Hindi movies. There is a lot more awareness now that Hindi movies are a big industry, but stereotypes still exist,” Priyanka said in an interview.
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“These are stereotypes that have to fight all the time and I guess they will not lead to educating people and making them see Indian actors in the main parts (to raise awareness) that we can do it.” He did not put us in a box But it’s going to be a fight.
“I think they understood that Hindi films are not only directed at participating in songs and dances at random,” he said. Priyanka, who plays villain Victoria Leeds in “Baywatch,” released in India on Friday, said diversity in the entertainment world is the need for time, not just in roles and as actors.
“I believe that in cases where there is a demand there will always be offer.Even the public and people who see and consume entertainment must be open to all kinds of people in emblematic pieces and not just a certain type of actors or people who see themselves In a certain way, “he said.
Priyanka said, “She would like to see a woman play James Bond or see an Indian actor in a superhero movie without the label of being an Indian and just being an actor.” “It was at that time it will become the mainstream.” Fair (India), but Indian gamers around the world should be part of the show business, because that’s what the world looks like. , That there should be more representation. ”
To know if a Bond movie might be next on the anvil, he said: “You never know I’m talking to some movies here and a couple in India do not know if it’s going to be a bad guy or not, but .. always I look for variety in the parts that I choose and I hope this is what I can do.
Priyanka, who had a busy schedule with the promotions of ‘Baywatch’, travels to Berlin and London for the premiere of the film. He said he was “excited” by the release of ‘Baywatch’ in India in Hindi and English. “I’m very excited about it, people have been a fan of the TV series. I’m very happy that we have very few cuts, people will enjoy the movie,” he said.
In his experience of his Hollywood debut, Priyanka said that “Baywatch” is his first American film, it is also his 51st film. “For me, this is my next movie.This is how I see it.I’m an artist and I will go where my work takes me.In all parts of the world where you go, you only know your work and deliver. , Is a great thing “.
Priyanka juggled many roles in real life and she said she was grateful for the opportunities. “It takes a different kind of discipline.I can handle two races on two continents, you have to give a lot, give up your dream, give up a routine or normality.It is a choice to make, there is no free lunch in the world” .
“I want to do things that he imposed on me and I have to give him (things) along the way. I’m always tired and jet lag, but I love my job and I’m grateful,” he said.