Arjun Kapoor lobbies for fair depiction of Bollywood's leading ladies by media: 'It's high time equality begins in headlines'

Arjun Kapoor pointed out how there needs to be gender equality in news headlines, referring to an article that only named the male leads of the films the article was about.

FP Staff March 25, 2019 11:39:10 IST
Arjun Kapoor lobbies for fair depiction of Bollywood's leading ladies by media: 'It's high time equality begins in headlines'

Arjun Kapoor has observed how there needs to be an accurate depiction by the media of Bollywood's leading ladies. Referring to an article which names only the male leads of the films that are slated to clash at the box office later this year, Arjun wrote on Twitter that it is time that news headlines become more gender inclusive.

Arjun Kapoor lobbies for fair depiction of Bollywoods leading ladies by media Its high time equality begins in headlines

Arjun Kapoor/Image from Twitter.

While the headline of the article read, "It's Kartik Aaryan vs Arjun Kapoor! Pati Patni Aur Woh to clash with Panipat on December 6, 2019", Arjun argued how the names of the heroines of these films, Kriti Sanon, Bhumi Pednekar and Ananya Panday, should also have been included in the headline.

Kriti Sanon applauded Arjun's initiative by replying to his tweet.

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