New Delhi: Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan recently asked Anil Kapoor a question about the wage gap in Bollywood between male and female actors. The actor appeared on Kareen Kapoor’s chat show What Women Want. On the show, Anil was asked about male and female atcors pay in Hollywood.
Responding to the same, “You toh took a lot of money from me,” Anil told Kareena, leaving her momentarily stumped. She said, “We are breaking barriers, we are doing that. But like you said, there are still some people…”
He also described an incident and said, “’Yaar, yeh toh hero se zyada paise maang rahi hai.’ Maine bola, ‘De do (‘She is demanding more money than the hero.’ I said, ‘Give it to her).’ They all called me up also, I said, ‘Done.’ They were calling me when the negotiations were on. I said, ‘Bebo jo maangegi, de do (Give Kareena what she wants).’”
He further said, “There are so many films where the leading actress has taken more money and maine khushi khushi kiya (I did the films happily).”
Both Anil and Kareena has featured in together Bewafaa and Tashan.
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