An old interview from 2018 of Sonya Hussyn criticizing fellow actress Mahira Khan’s choice for doing Bollywood movie Raees opposite Shahrukh Khan is making rounds on social media.
Sonya Hussyn appeared on Yasir Hussain’s The After Moon Show in 2018. During the rapid fire segment of the show, Yasir asked Sonya that if she was Mahira Khan which film of hers she would have not done? Yasir Hussain gave her three options: Verna, Raees and Ho Mann Jahan. To which Sonya replied that she wouldn’t have done Raees as she has no interest of playing a sidekick character to Shah Rukh Khan.
Recently the two-time Oscar winning director Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy has lashed out at Sonya Hussyn for bringing down Mahira Khan in context for signing the Bollywood movie Raees opposite Shah Rukh Khan. Sharmeen left a comment under a post of digital media news publication saying, “Don’t think you’ll ever be Mahira Khan so you won’t ever get to say no,” She further added, “Don’t dis other women in the industry reflects poorly on you and your upbringing.”
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