Shehnaaz Gill refused to talk about paparazzi being ‘trolled’ after Alia Bhatt’s photos from home surfaced online, instead, she gave the paparazzi the credit for making her a celebrity.
Alia Bhatt recently chastised a media outlet for publishing photos of her from inside her home. When asked about the paparazzi and media at an event on Wednesday, Shehnaaz Gill said that she is what she is today because of the media constantly ‘highlighting’ her. After the recent incident involving Alia’s unauthorized photos, the actor refused to comment on the ‘trolling’ of paparazzi.
Shehnaaz was at the Lokmat Digital Creator Awards in Mumbai on Wednesday, where she was awarded the Lokmat Digital Personality of the Year award. In a video from the event that is being widely shared online, Shehnaaz told reporters, “Mai toh media ki wajah se hi bani hun, mujhe toh hamesha media ne hi highlight kiya hai, lekin agar aap koi trolling ki baat karoge toh uske liye mere pass koijawab nahi hai (I am here because of the media, it’s the media only who has always highlighted me. But if you talk about trolling, I have no answer for you).”
For the event, Shehnaaz wore a black colored on-shoulder gown. Bigg Boss 16 winner and rapper MC Stan, TV actor Rupali Ganguly and writer Munawar Faruqui also attended the event. Surabhi Mehra, Samriddhi Mehra, Prajakta Kohli, Aaditya Thackeray, Dhanashree Verma, Ashish Vidyarthi, and more stars.
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Alia Bhatt recently called out a media outlet after a photograph of her from inside her home surfaced online. Several other Bollywood celebrities backed her up and demanded privacy for celebrities.
Shehnaz began her showbiz career with Punjabi music videos and rose to fame after appearing on Salman Khan’s reality show Bigg Boss 13. Following the show, she appeared in several Hindi music videos and made her film debut in 2021 with Honsla Rakh, co-starring Diljit Dosanjh.
Shehnaaz currently hosts a chat show on her YouTube channel called Desi Vibes with Shehnaaz Gill. Among many other celebrities, she has interviewed Shahid Kapoor and Bhuvan Bam.
Shehnaaz is looking forward to the release of her first Bollywood film, Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan. Sajid Khan’s 100% is another project in the works for Shehnaaz. It also stars Riteish Deshmukh, Nora Fatehi, and John Abraham.