Brother-in-law Joe Jonas, his fiancé Sophie Turner slam 'inappropriate' Priyanka Chopra article, term it disgusting
Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter to thrash the article, calling it sexist & racist.
The 'Game Of Thrones' star and her soon-to-be husband took to Twitter to slam an article published by international magazine calling Chopra a "global scam artist" following her marriage to American singer Nick Jonas.
Thrashing the article on social media Joe & Sophie posted on Twitter:
This is disgusting. @TheCut should be ashamed to have someone write such evil words. What Nick & Pri have is Beauti… https://t.co/JIpg3b27kI— J O E J O N A S (@joejonas) 1544017360000
This is wildly inappropriate and totally disgusting. Very disappointed that The Cut would give anyone a platform to… https://t.co/QLl7yaohBD— Sophie Turner (@SophieT) 1544017375000
According to media reports, the article, titled 'Is Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas’s Love for Real?' suggested that the 'Fashion' star was a gold digger. It further claimed that Priyanka-Nick's wedding was just a way for them to make money.
The magazine published its article claiming that Chopra tricked Jonas into a lifetime commitment.
The publication faced widespread criticism by Bollywood celebrities and fans on social media.
Actresses Sonam Kapoor, Swara Bhasker, Sona Mohapatra called the article disgusting, racist, sexist and baseless.
For a publication that “shows women’s what they are made of” @TheCut has a lot to answer for . The article on… https://t.co/yPnFeUSEgy— Sonam K Ahuja (@sonamakapoor) 1544003710000
Deeply disgusting. To character assassinate a hardworking, driven, achiever like Priyanka Chopra in this warped,pet… https://t.co/DEUxDLcJTD— SONA (@sonamohapatra) 1543995335000
Depressed with the state of the world & current affairs? Here’s some good ol’ fashioned puerile filth published by… https://t.co/RggjkXsUoP— Swara Bhasker (@ReallySwara) 1543998156000
Disgusting stuff!!! Glad they’ve had to take the article down. https://t.co/N9iuEyqZtu— Shruti Seth (@SethShruti) 1544026722000
However, the magazine has now removed the piece and apologised for the same on their official website. "Upon further editorial review, we found this story did not meet our standards. We’ve removed it and apologize," the website mentioned.
Chopra and Jonas got married in a big fat wedding over the weekend at the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur. They tied the knot in two elaborate ceremonies as per the Christian ritual on Saturday and Hindu ritual on Sunday.