Bushra Ansari, a senior actress in the drama and film industry, says that the subject of today’s dramas is only marriage and divorce. Actress Bushra Ansari’s play ‘Zebaish’ is being shown on a private channel these days in which Bushra Ansari has also played an important role.
Regarding this drama, Bushra Ansari said in an interview that There has been a mixed reaction from viewers.
In addition to Bushra Ansari, her sister Asma Abbas, her niece Zara Noor Abbas and Zara’s husband Asad Siddiqui are also present in the cast of ‘Zebaish’.”One of the good things about commercial TV is that even a maid gets Rs 50,000, while we used to get Rs 800 if we worked for eight days,” she added.
In this regard, Bushra Ansari said in her interview that while she is getting a good response to the play, she is also hearing criticism that five members of her family have been brought together in the play.
She said that sometimes having five talented people from the same family becomes a negative point.
Bushra Ansari is a Pakistani actress, comedian, singer and playwright who started her career as a child performer in the 1950s.
Ansari won numerous awards during her career, including the Presidential Pride of Performance Award in 1989 for her contributions to the arts of Pakistan.
Ansari’s first dramatic acting role was in one of Iqbal Ansari’s productions. She also appeared on PTV’s most-watched shows, including Angan Terha, Show Time, Show Sha, Rang Tarang, Emergency Ward and the sketch comedy TV series,
Islamabad-Amma TV Aur Main is an online show by the founders of Galaxy Lollywood and they are famous for their drama reviews. Momin Ali Munshi and his mother Lubna Faryad reviews different dramas and they praise and criticize the work of actors.
Recently, she reviewed about acting of Zara Noor Abbas and Asma Abbas in drama serial Zebaish. She made fun of their poor acting in the latest review. However, Bushra Ansari didn’t like the review and she posted a harsh comment on the review.
Bushra Ansari wrote, “What a pathetic time for our dramas.. cheap low class person can just comment rubbish stuff about the hard work and creative efforts of artists.
What criteria they have about this field? I don’t get it. Why people are watching such a shallow paindoo style of them… it’s a sin to destroy people s integrity.”
After posting this comment, Bushra Ansari deleted her comment but her comment spread like fire. Galaxy Lollywood took notice of this and commented on this matter.
They wrote: “Bushra Ansari recently posted and deleted a very harsh judgment of our beloved Amma and her drama reviews.
We’d like to formally address the points she’s raised instead of engaging in petty name-calling. Amma is not and has never claimed to be a critic.
She is simply a house wife who enjoys watching dramas and thus, representative of majority of our drama viewers.” #IStandWithAmma is trending on social media and people want Bushra Ansari to say sorry.
Ansari decided to leave a long, harsh comment on a review of her drama serial, Zebaish, by YouTube channel Amma TV Aur Mein. It is an online show by Momin Ali Munshi and his mother Lubna Faryad where dramas are reviewed through the lens of an ordinary mom (Amma) watching Pakistani television.
The reviews are supposed to be humorous, blunt and representative of what the common Pakistani woman thinks of the dramas she is watching.
But Ansari did not take lightly to the review of actors Zara Noor Abbas and Asma Abbas for their roles in Zebaish. Here’s what her now deleted comment was:
But Twitter isn’t having it. They want the actor to apologise. Soon after Ansari’s comment, #IStandWithAmma started trending to show support with Faryad.
Legendary actress Bushra Ansari’s harsh comments about Lubna Faryad popularly known as ‘Amma’ recently took the internet by storm. ‘Amma TV Aur Main’, an online TV show is quite famous because of their drama reviews with some funny Punjabi accent.
Momin Ali Munshi and his mother Lubna Faryad review different dramas and they praise as well as criticize the work of actors. Recently, she reviewed about Zara Noor Abbas and Asma Abbas’ acting in drama serial ‘Zebaish’.
She made fun of their poor acting in the latest review. However, Bushra Ansari didn’t like the review and she blasted Lubna Faryad with a harsh reaction.
A few hours later, Bushra Ansari had deleted her comment but it went viral like a fire on social media platforms. However, speaking on the matter, Bushra penned a lengthy note on Instagram and wrote: “I would like to address my wonderful fans today.
In my forty years of working on Pakistani cinema, it is my fans that gave me immense love, respect and strength in the best of times and the worst of the times.”
She further adds, “We are all going through one of the darkest days of history because of this pandemic, where everyone’s life and income are affected. Each day we wonder how to work,
how to see our loved ones and how to take care of our families.” “Artists, writers, directors and producers are creative people who put a lot of heart and soul into their work. In a way, their project becomes like a child for them that they create with love for the audience,”
she explained. “They work day and night in heat and in sickness to make these productions for screen. I am sure you can understand that if someone ridicules your hard work, it can hurt your feelings. I believe everyone has a right to like or dislike our work, but language is important.
We all have a responsibility to be kind and not use offensive language when speaking about someone,” said Bushra Ansari. The veteran actress concluded the note saying: “I realized last week,
I overreacted and wrote harsh words on Instagram. In a moment, I realized my mistake and deleted it, but in time of social media, it became a tamasha and sadly spread like fire.”