Celebrities falling prey to trolling on social media is commonplace. Just lately, actor Tillotama Shome discovered herself on the receiving finish of on-line abuse. She was referred to as a ‘flop actor’ by a netizen. As a substitute of hitting again, Tillotama reacted in essentially the most swish method. “A hater on social media referred to as me a ‘flop actress who appears likes a maid’. Now how is that even mildly insulting, given my state of affairs!?” She added the hashtag, ‘Dignity of labour’.
Tillotama’s tweet has caught the eye of actor Pooja Bhatt. She rose to her pal’s defence. She wrote in a tweet, “You’re a star in the actual sense..one whose gentle will illuminate the world by way of the work that you’ve got performed & the lives you will have touched lengthy after you will have gone. Haters are akin to ‘darkish matter’. They supply the fuel & guarantee those that present gentle, stay certain.”
Tillotama’s followers additionally got here in her help. One of many followers tweeted, “You’re a tremendous actor. I really like the way you at all times deliver out the essence of the character together with your nuanced efficiency. I consider individuals who do not know methods to argue often resort to assaults on somebody’s look.” One other mentioned, “Ya. She is gorgeous and fairly effing scorching as properly!”
One other Twitter person commented, “This pathetic try on the insult simply reveals one of many some ways caste intersects with class in fashionable India. Beloved the dignity of your character in Sir! Huge fan.” Tillotama responded, “Precisely!”
Just lately, the actress gained the Finest Actor award on the newest version of the UK Asian Movie Pageant. Taking to Twitter, Tillotama shared that she has gained the award for her movie ‘Raahgir: The Wayfarers’, which is directed by Goutam Ghose. Tillotama wrote, “I’m blessed to have labored with the fantastic director #GautamGhose and co actors @_AdilHussain @NeerajKabi1 in @raahgirthefilm.Thanks #23rdUKAsianFilmFestival @cometoUKAFF for honouring our movie with these awards.”
Tillotama is finest recognized for her roles in wealthy content-driven unbiased movies like ‘Monsoon Marriage ceremony’ and ‘Sir’.
-with ANI inputs