Shazahn Padamsee to start a drive against eve-teasing
Actress Shahzahn Padamsee and her father, ad-man Alyque Padamsee, are set to start a drive against eve-teasing. It will be called Izzat Ki Fauj.
The announcement for the initiative was made on International Women’s Day Friday.
“My dad Alyque Padamsee and I are going to start a course, which is basically people against eve-teasing, which leads to sexual harassment. It is going to be called Izzat Ki Fauj, and we will be out there fighting all these eve-teasers. So watch out for us very soon,” the 25-year-old said at an awards ceremony.
Alyque Padamsee in an eminent theatre personality and ad filmmaker.
Shahzahn was last seen in Sajid Khan’s “Housefull 2” and will next be seen in “Disco Valley.”
Housefull 2 (also known as Housefull 2: The Dirty Dozen) is an 2012 Indian Hindi-language action comedy film directed by Sajid Khan and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala under the banner of Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment. An uncredited remake of the Malayalam film Mattupetti Machan, it is distributed by Eros International, with songs composed by Sajid–Wajid. Housefull 2 is the second installment of the Housefull film franchise. The film features a large ensemble cast of Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Asin Thottumkal, Jacqueline Fernandez, Riteish Deshmukh, Shreyas Talpade, Zareen Khan, Shazahn Padamsee, Chunky Pandey, Mithun Chakraborty, Rishi Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor, while Johnny Lever, Boman Irani, Neelu Kohli, and Suparna Marwah appear in brief roles, with Malaika Arora in an item number.
Housefull 2 theatrically released in cinemas on 5 April 2012. Made on a budget of ₹53 crore (US$7.4 million), it received mixed reviews from critics, but its collection and buzz before release was more than its predecessor. With a worldwide gross of ₹186.82 crore (US$26 million), the film proved to be a major economic success, the fifth highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2012 and among the highest-grossing Indian films of all time. Housefull 2 is a remake of the 2005 Telugu movie Hungama.
IANS | Mar 10, 2013