Handling criticism gracefully

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 04 May 2017 11:34:46

Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif says getting criticised is disheartening, but she has learnt to not “overanalyse things” and move on.

“I, being an actress, faced a lot of criticism. I learnt to handle them gracefully. It is disheartening, of course, especially if there is a series of criticism on something which you put your heart to. But I do not overanalyse things, I move on,” Katrina told.

The actress, who made her debut on Instagram on Thursday, feels social media is an open platform where people should be prepare to face all kinds of opinion -- positive or negative.
“Social media is a platform where people express their thoughts openly. So, there will be a variety of opinion, whether it is positive or negative. So people like us, who are always there in front of the camera, and people who are into creative profession, have to face it. I know that art cannot be judged on a set format,” said Katrina.

Talking about social media trolls, the Bang Bang! star said, “Different people can have different perspective to that, and everybody is welcome to their own opinion. However, I think trolls and ranting happens more on Twitter. I am not there.”