While some said the "tone deaf" photoshoot was "racist", others accused the Kedarnath actor of "cultural appropriation". Others pointed out the actor has a degree in history from Columbia University and asked how she agreed to the photoshoot.
Be it her acting skills or her sartorial choices, Sara Ali Khan never fails to impress. The young starlet was seen posing for the cover of Filmfare magazine and we must say, it is difficult to look away from her.
In case you are looking for some ethnic fashion inspiration this wedding season, look no further than Bollywood. From nailing traditional Banarasi weaves to giving lessons on how to exude elegance in gota patti anarkalis or lehengas, Bollywood stars have set the standards pretty high.
While Kangana Ranaut and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan gave ethnic wear goals, Deepika Padukone and Janhvi Kapoor's outfits were a huge let down. Here's a compilation of the fashion hits and misses of the week.
Simmba screening: The makers of Ranveer Singh and Sara Ali Khan starrer organised a special screening of the movie which was attended by Deepika Padukone, Amrita Singh and Ibrahim Ali Khan among others.
Simmba, starring Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan and Sonu Sood among others, is all set to hit theaters on December 28. While Ranveer dons the uniform for the first time in his career, Sara will be seen playing his love interest in the cop drama.
Kedarnath, starring Sushant Singh Rajput and Sara Ali Khan, is a love story set against the 2013 Uttrakhand floods. The romantic drama has been directed by Abhishek Kapoor and marks the Bollywood debut of Sara.
Debutant Sara Ali Khan and Sushant Singh Rajput starrer Kedarnath is set to release on December 7. In this exclusive interview with indianexpress.com, the lead actors talk about working together, what love means to them and also play a quiz.