Karan Tacker calls out discrimination against TV actors: I am more than just a pretty face | Bollywood

Actor Karan Tacker says it took him practically 5 years to show that he was more than ‘just a pretty face from tv’ and shed the TV actor tag.

The internet is altering issues — that is one assertion numerous actors have claimed prior to now two years. The floor actuality, although is fraught with loopholes, one among them being discriminated against TV actors. A preferred identify within the TV circuit, actor Karan Tacker asserts that the ‘TV actor’ tag nonetheless exists, regardless of folks stating in any other case.

Tacker, who forayed into the net house final yr with Neeraj Pandey’s Special OPS, says, “People say it’s a nice time for everyone and we’re breaking by way of, however it’s nonetheless very difficult for an actor from TV. I am speaking about myself. What occurs is it’s not that one venture that’s making a distinction anymore now for an actor from TV. They count on venture after venture, and till you aren’t giving again to again hits, folks don’t need to take that danger in making one thing with you since you are from tv.”

The 35-year-old, who has been a a part of TV reveals together with Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, feels that even at the moment, it’s a problem for TV actors to search out good work.

“I know the way exhausting it’s for my friends from TV to get work that you just actually need to do. Bada powerful hai, aaj bhi. Even for me who has carried out Special OPS, I am being very choosy in my subsequent tasks. It has taken me actually nothing much less than four-five years to make a mark for myself and for folks to forget that I did TV, and I could also be more than just a pretty trying face” he confesses.

The notion nonetheless stands “good and exhausting” in response to Tacker. He additionally feels that TV actors are cornered barely. “Think about it, what number of actors from TV are working on the net efficiently? Bollywood actors are coming to the net as nicely. That’s the catch. People preserve saying doorways have opened and content material has turn into so on and so forth, which is true. But I don’t see any actors from TV doing well-mounted tasks. So sure, they (makers) just refuse to have a look at actors from TV even for internet tasks, one hundred pc,” rues the actor, who additionally made a particular look within the current internet present Special OPS 1.5.

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