The actor reacted to the trolls by posting two extra footage of her in shorts and requested folks ‘not to worry about her.’
Malayali audiences have appreciated budding actor Anaswara Rajan for her roles in Thanneer Mathan Dinangal, Udaharanam Sujatha, and different movies. However, not too long ago, the 18-year-old was on the receiving finish of on-line abuse, for an image she posted on Instagram the place she was seen carrying shorts.
Quickly after the younger actor posted the image, a number of feedback have been seen abusing her for her garments. Many of the input slut-shamed her and a few even referenced her age.
“Stop with this. If you post such pictures without wearing clothes, we will not give likes,” wrote one person beneath the image. Different chauvinistic customers questioned why she had already determined to ‘take her clothes off by the age of 18’.
Nevertheless, several customers commented in assist of the younger actor in her image.
The actor nonetheless was not to be slowed down and retorted by posting two extra footage of her in shorts and wrote, “Don’t worry about what I’m doing. Worry about why you’re worried about what I’m doing…”
Among the many voices of assist, one person stated, “Dwell in line with what she feels is correct and ignore what these idiots say. One other person, by the identity im_b_in, instructed the ‘ethical policy’ that she would dwell as she pleases. It isn’t their cash she spends, so ‘get lost.’
Others on Fb additionally identified the rampant sexism in followers’ responses to female and male actors’ footage on social media. Posting an image of actor Prithviraj’s physique transformation image, the place he poses shirtless, movie critic Neelima Menon identified the appreciative feedback beneath the image, evaluating it to the abuse showered upon 18-year-old Anaswara.
Anaswara made her appearing debut within the Manju Warrier starrer Udaharanam Sujatha three years in the past. She performed Manju’s rebellious teenage daughter in the movie. Final yr, she completed the feminine lead within the coming-of-age film Thanneer Mathan Dinangal which gained a variety of crucial appreciation.
She additionally received to play a job within the Trisha starrer Raangi, being filmed this yr. Amongst her upcoming movies are Vaanku, primarily based on a narrative by Unni R, and Tremendous Sharanya, which is directed by Thanneer Mathan’s director Girish AD.