Kareena Kapoor taking more money than Anil Kapoor in movies; Here's what the actor thinks about pay gap
First Published Jan 6, 2021, 3:59 PM IST
Anil Kapoor appeared in the Kareena Kapoor's show 'What Women Want' and talked about pay disparity.
Bollywood has always seen a big gap between male and female actors. When Anil Kapoor was asked about what should be done, he said, "There are so many films where the leading actress has taken more money and maine khushi khushi kiya (I did the films happily)."
However, while talking, he commented, "You toh took a lot of money from me" which startled Kareena a little and then in defence she said, "We are breaking barriers, we are doing that. But like you said, there are still some people..."
Anil Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor acted in movies life Bewafa, Tashan and they will be seen again in Karan Johar's period drama, Takht.
Anil Kapoor even recalled being the producer of Veere Di Wedding and when Kareena asked for more money than the male actor, the production house called him for negotiation. Anil said, "Bebo jo maangegi, de do (Give Kareena what she wants)".
Cut to present,
Currently, mommy-to-be Kareena Kapoor is enjoying her family time with her hubby and son Taimur. But she will be seen in Laal Singh Chaddha with Aamir Khan. The shooting of Takht, starring Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Bhumi Pednekar, Vicky Kaushal, Janhvi Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor and Anil Kapoor, has been postponed due to Covid-19 situations. Also, Kareena Kapoor is all set to launch herself as a writer in 2021.