Parineeti Chopra’s latest touch upon pay parity has drawn flak from netizens. The actress was just lately on Movie Companion’s speak present, ‘Tape Forged’ along with her Jabariya Jodi co-star, Sidharth Malhotra. Whereas on the present, Parineeti made an announcement on pay parity by saying that she shouldn’t be too involved with the problem as actresses have the possibility to make up for it by doing magnificence endorsements which males do not do as lots of.
On Tape Forged, Parineeti and Sidharth spoke about varied points. When the query of pay hole between women and men in Bollywood got here up, Parineeti mentioned, “I always felt like I deserved a little bit more but I only got this much. But then we make it up with endorsements. Girls do a lot of endorsements so we kind of make it up. So that is why I never talk about it (pay parity) because the boys don’t do as many endorsements as girls. I hope I’m right. We do so many beauty commercials and hair commercials like so many brands and I think we kind of cover it up.”
This unleashed heavy social media trolling on Parineeti as netizens criticized the actress for her concepts on the pay parity challenge.
One person wrote,”who cares about pay parity when you can do beauty and hair commercials” (sic)
who cares about pay parity when you are able to do magnificence and hair commercials 🥰🥰🥰 pic.twitter.com/vk36eCeiqE
— zara (@reigningbhatt) August 5, 2019
One other Twitter person wrote, “What a shallow understanding you have unlike ur cousin priyanka @ParineetiChopra Dumbo” (sic)
What a shallow understanding you will have in contrast to ur cousin priyanka @ParineetiChopra Dumbo
— xoxo dolphin (@xoxodolphin) August 5, 2019
One netizen identified that Parineeti contradicted her personal assertion – “So basically you are working more to “make up” for the lesser pay. She said it herself.. But couldn’t hear herself it seems.” (sic)
So principally you’re working extra to “make up” for the lesser pay. She mentioned it herself.. However could not hear herself it appears.
— Maaya (@mohmaaya) August 5, 2019
The wrath of social media simply would not spare anybody!
Parineeti and Sidharth are busy selling their upcoming movie Jabariya Jodi, which is about to hit cinemas on August 9.
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