These Bollywood celebrities are light-skinned and two-faced, critics say.
Indian movie stars take heat to support the Black Lives Matter movement online, even while supporting facial creams that brighten the skin in commercials.
37-year-old Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra – wife of singer Nick Jonas and among India’s top-earning entertainers Post on Instagram Last week he calls on people to end the “race war” after the death of George Floyd.
“No matter where you live, no matter your circumstances, nobody deserves to die in someone else’s hands, especially because of the skin color,” he wrote, “‘ Please, I can’t breathe. “
However, the observers quickly dropped their comments and described it as “hypocritical” to appear in a Garnier ad for the “justice” cream used by some colors to lighten skin tones.
“Pri was the face of skin lightening creams in India. Pri is part of the problem. ” Posted on Twitter with advertisement.
In the advertisement, the star poses next to the face lotion, which is defined as “ultra-light justice and dark spot reduction cream”.
The Indian actress was also criticized for racist racism while promoting a skin-brightening cream.
“All the colors are beautiful,” Wrote On Twitter, they’re only asked to show in an ad for a product similar to Pond’s “justice” cream.
“Irony are famous because justice creams are vocals about #BlackLivesMatter! First, bring the change into you, then only you can change the world ”, a critic, Satyam Shivam, Hit on Twitter.
Indian actor Abhay Deol said, “It has ‘awakened’ celebrities and now stands in solidarity in the fight against systemic racism in middle-class America, perhaps they see how it manifests in their own backyard?” He criticized the celebrities who said. According to the UK subway.
Other Indian celebrities, including actress Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor, also hit because they talked about the Black Lives Matter movement while promoting skin lightening creams.