Actress Sunny Leone, who is commonly on the receiving finish of sexist and disparaging remarks on social media, says she is disturbed when “nonsense” will get highlighted. “I always try to push negativity aside, but there are some things which I can’t because I am also a human and I have feelings. I get disturbed when the media exaggerates and highlights things that they know is nonsense and can hurt people. If radical, violent groups are not given attention then maybe this world would be a better place to live in,” Sunny informed IANS over e-mail.
Despite paving a profitable path for herself in Bollywood, Sunny Leone is commonly focused with malicious feedback, particularly on social media. But the hatred can’t cease Sunny, as she is aware of how you can “protect herself”. Sometimes, she even has to reply “judgmental as well as misogynistic” questions thrown at her by journalists.
She stated: “Each situation is different and I always like to give the journalist the benefit of the doubt; but I have worked up the courage to throw something back at them. I know how to make them equally feel uncomfortable or really bad. So then it stops there usually. I don’t know any other way to protect myself than to speak up.”
Before making her Bollywood debut with Pooja Bhatt’s 2012 thriller Jism 2, Sunny participated within the controversial actuality tv sequence Bigg Boss. Later, she featured in films like Ragini MMS 2, Ek Paheli Leela, Kuch Kuch Locha Hai, Mastizaade and Tera Intezaar.
Earlier this 12 months, she even launched a digital sequence titled Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story Of Sunny Leone, primarily based on her life.
Was it powerful to depict her actual life on display?
“I did not know where to begin on my emotional journey… I had no idea it would affect me this way… I cried every day, wondering if this was the right path I (was) supposed to take.”
“I still wonder sometimes, but the positive outcome has been great and that’s when I knew it was okay to take this path. And I believe there is more to come.”
Apart from movies and exhibits, Sunny just lately featured in a dance quantity in Bangladeshi musician Taposh’s track titled Lovely accident, which is produced underneath her and her husband Daniel Weber’s manufacturing banner SunCity Media and Entertainment.
Talking in regards to the track, Sunny stated: “I am very excited about this song because the music is original and very catchy. Taposh Sir came to us and said he wanted to create a song and have us run production. He really likes the way Daniel does business.”
“… At the end of the day, we have no idea how people will react to it but we all worked hard and absolutely no funny business.”