One of Bollywood’s biggest stars will be in a film about ‘India’s menstrual man,’ who invented a pad-making machine
|12/06/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Akshay Kumar — one of the biggest names in Bollywood — will play the lead role in “Padman,” a movie inspired by the true story of a man who invented a low-cost device to make sanitary pads for women and girls in his village.
- The film aims to remove the stigma around periods.
- Kumar told Business Insider that he believes entertainment can normalize taboo subjects in a way that other mediums can’t.