The trailer of the Ayushmann Khurrana and Vaani Kapoor-starrer Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui dropped today. The gender-bending romantic comedy promises a dose of entertainment whilst highlighting an important issue. But in Bollywood’s own style. And there’s a problem.
The three minutes and thirteen seconds-long trailer reveals a cisgender actor (Kapoor) casually playing the role of a transgender fitness instructor. And that’s not all. The trailer brings with it a generous dose of objectification too. Watch it here: