Mumbai: American President Donald Trump lauded the Bollywood homosexual rom-com “Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan” on Friday. President Trump’s reward for the movie got here within the wake of a tweet posted by human rights campaigner and LGBTQ+ activist Peter Tatchell’s social media submit praising the Ayushmann Khurrana starrer.
“A new #Bollywood rom-com featuring a gay romance is hoping to win over older people, following the decriminalisation of homosexuality. Hurrah!” tweeted @PeterTatchell.
To this, @realDonaldTrump tweeted: “Great!”
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 21, 2020
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“Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan” opened on February 21 in India. The movie stars Ayushmann Khurrana and debutant Jitendra Kumar in a smalltown setup, and likewise options the “Badhai Ho” pair of Neena Gupta and Gajraj Rao. The movie is written and directed by debutant Hitesh Kewalya.