Zaira Wasim draws fire for quitting Bollywood over Islamic faith

Actor Zaira Wasim arrives for a promotional event at Golf Club in Mumbai, December 10, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer/Files

(Reuters) – A Muslim actress’ decision to quit Bollywood, saying acting was taking her away from her faith, has triggered a backlash in India from fellow actors and fans. Zaira Wasim, 18, best known for her role as a wrestler in the 2016 film Dangal, announced her “disassociation” from acting on Sunday. “This field indeed […]

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