Kareena Kapoor Khan has been under constant backlash for marrying Saif Ali Khan and adopting Khan as her last name. Also named two of her sons as Taimur and Jeh.
From Nazneen to Naina’, a book on 20 years of actress Kareena Kapoor Khan in Bollywood, was officially launched. This book is written by Canadian journalist Gurpreet Singh. The book is based on her film career.
Kareena Kapoor Khan has been under constant backlash for marrying a Muslim man, and naming her sons-Taimur and Jeh. This have been interpreted as an affront by the self-styled defenders of religion.“This is a reflection of the growing intolerance in a toxic political environment created by those in power both within and outside the Indian film industry”. Said the author virtually in the book launch on Tuesday.
“From Nazneen To Naina” talks about Kareena Kapoor Khan’s work. It goes into the details of her performance as an actor. Also her work as an activist and philanthropist. Writer trying to make connections between the present political situation and its impact on the cinema.
It looks deeply into the challenges before her for being a flag bearer of secularism; which is despised by the religious bigots. Kareena Kapoor Khan’s significant screen roles, as someone who stands up against hate, have been underlined in the book. The author also attempts to make a critical assessment of her position on issues, such as racism, feminism, environment and state violence.