Chitrangda Singh has opened up in regards to the discrimination that she has confronted due to her dusky complexion. She revealed that she not solely confronted biases rising up, but in addition professionally, as she misplaced out on modelling assignments.
Final month, Chitrangda put up an Instagram story, wherein she stated that she was ‘brown and completely happy’. She stated in a brand new interview that whereas discrimination on the idea of pores and skin color very a lot exists, ‘not everyone goes out on the lookout for white-skinned individuals’.
Speaking to Bombay Times, Chitrangda stated, “I do know the sensation of residing life as a lady with dusky complexion. This isn’t one thing that folks will say on to your face. You may solely sense it. I’ve been via the biases, particularly whereas rising up within the north.” Earlier than she got here to Mumbai, she lived in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi.
Chitrangda additionally talked about how she misplaced out on work due to her pores and skin color. “I did lose out on modelling assignments. Actually, after I misplaced out on one advert within the preliminary days of my profession, I used to be particularly advised the rationale because it had come all the way down to deciding on between two individuals for the half. Fortunately, the audition that I did for a product was seen by Gulzar saab, who received me on board for his music video. I realised that not everyone goes out on the lookout for white-skinned individuals right here,” she stated.
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Chitrangda, whose final main launch was Baazaar alongside Saif Ali Khan, was just lately seen in a cameo in Ghoomketu. She additionally tapped into her inventive facet through the lockdown and commenced work on a brief movie. “I’ve executed the dialogues, screenplay, all the pieces. For the primary time, I’m doing all the pieces on my own. That’s the one which I’m ending up,” she had advised Fever Digital.
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