Priyanka Chopra had faced a backlash from people when an episode of her series Quantico 3 had hurt the sentiments of the Indians.
The American TV series Quantico is quite popular In India. And the credit goes to the actress Priyanka Chopra who plays the role of the FBI agent Alex Parrish in the show. While the series had been doing well in the country, it was recently when Quantico 3 had sparked a controversy due to one of its episodes.
The episode in the matter saw some Indian nationalists planning a terrorist attack in Manhattan and also to frame Pakistan in it. It had hurt the sentiments of many Indian people and the show, especially the actress had received flak from people.
Later, the makers had apologised for it. In fact, PeeCee herself had took to Twitter saying, “I’m extremely saddened and sorry that some sentiments have been hurt by a recent episode of Quantico. That was not and would never be my intention. I sincerely apologise. I’m a proud Indian and that will never change.”
And now the actress has gained support from B-town as well. Ayushmann Khurrana, who was at the IIFA 2018 press meet, said, “When you play a character, you have your own thought and that can’t be right or wrong. You’re following a script, a director and that’s your first responsibility…There are all kinds of opinions, you will get backlash when you take one side. You can’t escape this.”
Varun Dhawan, who was also present at the event, added on saying, “To end it, Priyanka Chopra has made the entire country very proud and we stand by her. There’s nothing else.”
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