Bibi’s sister and close friend, Bibi Shamsuddin, is the latest actress to say she is prepared to fight for the right to use computers in her movies and on the Internet.
In an interview with the Hindustan Times, Shamsudin, who is also known as Bibi, said she was not worried about her career in the entertainment industry, as she was already earning Rs 2 crore a day, as per her income-tax filing.
The actress also said she will fight to be allowed to use computer accessories on the film set in India.
Bibi is a well-known actress in the industry who also plays Bibi in the popular Bollywood movie, ‘Daljit’.
She also has an acclaimed voice actor in the film ‘Bibi’ who is an actress in her own right.
The movie has earned more than $1 billion (Rs 10,000 crore) in revenue since it was released in 2013, according to her latest official income-statement.
“I have already started writing a letter to the Home Ministry asking them to give me a clear signal that my computers will be allowed for the film.
I want them to also give me the right for my son to use them, which is also a right for us as well,” she told the newspaper.”
We have the right, we have the freedom, but we need to fight with all means,” she added.
Bedi, who has also appeared in a number of other Bollywood movies, including ‘Kangana’, is the youngest member of the Bollywood family, having appeared in films in 1993, 2001, 2003 and 2007.