Few days back, the TV actor Firdous Jamal appeared on Faisal Qureshi’s morning show ‘Salam Zindagi’ alongside son Hamza Firdous. In which he said “Mahira is overage and actresses of her age usually play role of mothers and not the main lead roles.” He further added that ” Sorry to say, she has no skills of being a heroine, she is just a mediocre level model.” After a day Mahira Khan broke her silence over Firdous Jamal’s ageist and sexist remarks by sharing an open letter.
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The actress took to her social media handles and wrote.
After her letter, many celebrities came out in support of the actress and showed their displeasure over the statement of Firdous Jamwal. Momina Duraid, who is head of MD Production is also close friend of Mahira. They have worked together for many big projects. Like Humsafar, Sadqay Tumhare and Bin Roye. She is also producer of her upcoming film Superstar. Momina also shared her displeasure over the Firdous Jamal’s remarks. She did not only share her thoughts and views on what veteran actor said. But also took action and decided not to work with the actor in any capacity. She shared an open letter on her social media handles about her decision. Have a look at her statement.
People are wondering if Firdous Jamal is being punished not only for the remarks he made but also for not apologizing. After that many people came out in support of the legendary actor. And questioned what freedom of speech gets him? Getting someone’s bread and butter cancelled ?? The people of Pakistan were pouring out their love for veteran in hundreds of hashtags #supportfirdousjamal.
People Pouring Love For Firdous Jamal
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Author: Huma Ali
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