Pa.Ranjith, the director of Madras, Kabali and Kaala interacted with the young women in an event celebrating International Women’s Day.
Speaking at the event, Ranjith said: “Cinema world prefers beauty over talent. Female leads in films have always been showcased beautifully with a certain kind of body structure. Though there are many talented actors are out there, they are not being signed for female leads. However, for strong supporting roles, filmmakers prefer talent over beauty. Also, in most of the films, these beautiful heroines are shown as someone who is obedient to men”.
Ranjith is currently working on the Hindi biopic of Birsa Munda, he is also working with many directors for his production ventures.