Rose McGowan blasts Natalie Portman Oscars cape, calls her a 'fraud'
US actress and #MeToo activist Rose McGowan has dismissed as a "fraud" Natalie Portman's Oscar dress embroidered with the names of female filmmakers overlooked for best director nominations.
In a post on Facebook, the actress said she found Portman's red carpet Oscar protest "deeply offensive to those of us who actually do the work."
"I'm not writing this out of bitterness," she added. "I am writing this out of disgust."
McGowan said that while the black Dior cape stitched with the names of the snubbed directors got "rave reviews from the mainstream media" it was nothing more than "an actress acting the part of someone who cares."
"Natalie, you have worked with two female directors in your very long career — one of them was you," McGowan wrote. "You have a production company that has hired exactly one female director — you."
In a statement to AFP, Portman agreed with McGowan that ...
Mahira Khan extends love, prayers for best friend Sana on her birthday
Pakistani diva Mahira Khan has extended love and prayers for her best friend Sana Hafeez Sheikh on her birthday.
Sharing a couple of throwback photos of Sana on her Instagram handle, the Raees actor penned down an emotional note for her friend.
The Superstar starlet wrote, “May we always always be lost (and found ), may we always fall on the floor laughing like beavis and butthead, may we always have each other’s back, may we cry over silly things and wipe each other’s tears, may we see our children grow and become friends InshaAllah..
Hira Mani’s adorable family photos are winning hearts
Pakistani actress Hira Mani’s adorable family photos are winning hearts on social media.
Hira’s husband Salman Sheikh, commonly known as Mani, shared the sweet photo on Instagram and wrote, “Photo studio jaa kay Family Pic khichwanay ka riwaaj abb khatam houta jaa reha hai...(The tradition of getting a family picture at Photo studio is ending because mobile camera has made everyone a profession photographer).”
In the photo, Hira Mani, Salman and their sons donning casual outfits, could be seen smiling to the camera.
Later, Hira shared some dazzling photos with sons on the photo-video sharing platform and captioned it, “Happy Friday”, tagging her elder son Muzammil.
Hira Mani and Salman share two sons, 11-year-old Muzammil and 7-year-old Ibrahim.