Actress Kareena Kapoor, who has worked with some of the biggest banners, says that she has no complaints about the remuneration structure in the film industry as she is "paid really well".
"I get paid very well and I have no complaints. If it's a big budget film, they can afford and what works for another actress might not work for somebody else," the actress told reporters in a group interview.
"I feel each and every actor is different. For example, I can never do 'The Dirty Picture'. I don't have that courage and boldness but for me it's a challenge to be a part of 'Golmaal 3' and still have a great role. It's an honour for me to be a part of 'Singham' and that works for me. It's unfair to draw any comparisons," she added.
However, the 33-year-old was of different opinion in the year 2012 when at an event in the capital she shared how Vidya's National Award-winning performance in the 2011 released film "The Dirty Picture" has given actresses the hope for a brighter tomorrow in the Indian film industry.
It was during that time Kareena said that she will fight for "equal pay cheques" for both actors and actresses.
Meanwhile Kareena is waiting for Rohit Shetty's "Singham Returns", also starring Ajay Devgn. The film is the second instalment of the 2011 Bollywood blockbuster "Singham" and is scheduled to release in August.
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well i feel actresses are not paid well...this is the biggest drawback of our industry...they can show films, send messages, do anything for the notation men and women are equal but they themselves don't follow this
Pay parity is an issue for all working women. Men are always paid more to do the same job, sometimes not as well as we do it!! So to say "I am paid well" is not really an acceptable response. Maybe she gets paid what she thinks is fair, but that dosent mean there is NO issue. It is a global concern for all women.
I like Kareena however please don't tell me you won't want to be in Dirty Picture if you knew how successful it was going to be. You did plenty in Heroine.
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