Pakistani actress Mahira Khan’s Bollywood debut, Raees has not released in Pakistan. The actress is disappointed and blames ‘evil eyes’ for the same. The 32-year-old actress says her fans are upset about the situation and that the movie is gaining worldwide recognition.
A report in Deccan Chronicle, quotes the actress as she says, “I am the first Pakistani actress who got the opportunity to work with Shah Rukh Khan as the main lead. But I feel that my success and fame has come under the evil eye due to which my film has not been able to release in Pakistan.”
Mahira is positive as situations are said to change soon and Indian films will be soon released in her country. “It is a good sign that the exhibition of Bollywood films is being reopened in the country,” she said.
The actress also spoke on the difficulty in proving one’s mettle in a huge industry like Bollywood. “Pakistani films are my priority however; I had never compromise on the role. I will work in films based on quality productions and significant characters, ” she added.