Disgusting to see homosexuals being made fun of in movies: Sachin Pilgaonkar

Sachin Pilgaonkar expressed his strong resentment at the stereotypical portrayal of homosexuals in Indian movies.

Written by Sonup Sahadevan | Mumbai | Published:July 21, 2016 7:57 pm
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Actor Sachin Pilgaonkar who is a part of YFilms web series Sex Chat with Pappu & Papa today expressed his strong resentment at the stereotypical portrayal of homosexuals in Indian movies many of which poke fun at their sexuality and mannerisms.

At the launch of the official Sex Chat with Pappu & Papa, Sachin who has an encounter with a homosexual character in web series when asked about the penchant of Hindi films of mocking homosexual characters to create humour, Sachin said, “I strongly object to see when people portray homosexuals characters as objects of fun in films. That is not humour. You will never poke fun at a crippled or blind person. Similarly, poking fun at a homosexual person movies is disgusting.”

In the series, Sachin essays the role of a grandfather who along with his son partakes in educating his little grandchild about sex. Stressing on the need of sexual education in the country, Sachin said, “Making sex education compulsory in all schools is extremely important. My father was instrumental in educating me and my wife imparted the right education to our daughter Shriya as well.”

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