Udta Punjab: Is Alia Bhatt secretly giving a reply to critics of her Bihari look?
Not everyone liked the Bihari avatar of Alia Bhatt in Udta Punjab trailer (though there are innumerable fans now) - an open letter recently critiqued her portrayal in the film. Here’s how the Bollywood star gave the perfect reply.Updated: Apr 21, 2016 20:38 IST
When the trailer of Udta Punjab was released, both critics and fans loved it. Alia, who plays a Bihari migrant in the film, was appreciated for her de-glammed look.
However, one ‘open letter’ to the Highway star claimed her look was rather ‘stereotypical’ and wrong, further criticising the portrayal of a person hailing from the northern state.
Watch: The trailer of Udta Punjab
Though Alia Bhatt never mentioned the open letter, a recent tweet makes fans wonder whether it is a veiled reply to it. She wrote, “For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction, plus a social media overreaction.”
Hmmmmmmm :) pic.twitter.com/pWbSOkNGWm— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) April 20, 2016
It’s not confirmed that the Bollywood actor has reacted to the open letter but the content of her tweet hints towards her unhappiness with online criticism.
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