In a meeting with BBC Asian Network, Pakistani performing artist Adnan Malik, while advancing his most recent film Cake, expressed that there is a requirement for more various male characters in Pakistani movies and TV.
Malik scrutinized the accessibility of Pakistani men that are delicate and empathetic in Pakistani film and furthermore asked why there weren’t any who are open to taking no as an answer.
The Dil Banjaara on-screen character included that individuals these days contrast themselves with characters they see on the screen, which is the reason there is a requirement for a wide range of male characters, be it a macho activity legend or a modest and touchy one. He clarified that having decent variety as far as male parts will cause young men figure out how to regard ladies.
“I will play characters that I feel ethically adjusted to. On the off chance that I am accomplishing something that is misanthropic, I will have doubts,” Malik shared.
The 33-year-old previous model specified that the neighborhood media outlet needs to rethink manliness which will help advance a positive picture of Pakistani men around the globe.
Prior, in a meeting with The Express Tribune, Malik additionally talked about portrayal of minorities in Cake. Playing a Christian in, the Sadqay Tumharay performer said that numerous minorities manage segregation, mishandle and work environment disparity.
“I trust that my choice to play Romeo in Cake will help standard Christians in our general public. Pakistanis need to see individuals of different religions in films, TV shows, arrange plays, books, stories and sonnets, in parts that are sure, commendable and respectable,” he said.
Cake was Malik’s presentation film. He plays a timid medical attendant in the hit film – a part that very few performers would be open to playing.