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Flix News: Priyanka's Advice To Parineeti, Nimrat Kaur On Mental Health, Cody Walker On His Late Brother Paul

BP World Bureau | Jun 07 2021 09:01:53 AM
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Parineeti Reveals Her Cousin Priyanka's Advice To Her On Picking Films

Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra said that her cousin and international icon Priyanka, advised her not to make films just "for the sake of it."

She asked her to ensure that the audience's expectations are met. Priyanka wanted Parineeti to do those films where she gets to give her all. 

"It made so much sense to me because it is such a privileged position to be in when the audience or the media or the critics-reviewers actually expect something out of you," said Parineeti to the media. 

She had three major movie releases this year; 'The Girl On The Train', 'Saina', and 'Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar.' 

Nimrat Kaur Calls For Mental Health Support For Medical, Crematorium Workers

Bollywood actress Nimrat Kaur said that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected people mentally and that people working on the frontlines should be given the support they needed. 

Medical workers and crematorium workers/ handlers are not getting enough mental health and well-being support.

Kaur said that people can take care of themselves physically only when they are healthy mentally. 

You Can't Rely On Others For Happiness: Neena Gupta

Veteran actress Neena Gupta opined that happiness is something one can look for and find itself as opposed to relying on others for the same.

National Award winner has done as many as 100 films and has been choosing projects with interesting subjects. 

She was last seen in the Netflix film 'Sardar Ka Grandson.' She also acted in OTT projects 'Panchayat' and 'Masaba Masaba.'

Cody Walker Likes 'Fast And Furious' Tribute To His Brother Paul

Philanthropist Cody Walker said that 'Fast And Furious' made a great tribute to his late brother Paul Walker. 

He said that Vin Diesel and the filmmakers did a good job in giving a good tribute to Paul's character, Brian O'Conner.

Paul Walker and Vin Diesel starred in the first 'Fast And Furious' film.

Walker died in 2013 in a car accident with his friend. He was in the middle of the making of 'Fast And Furious 7.' 

The seventh installment ended with an elaborate tribute to his character and retired him as a family man. 

Cody himself joined the making process as a stand-in for his character along with his brother Caleb.