Claiming that the Instagram mannequin whose closely edited snaps made her world-famous as an Angelina Jolie lookalike was sentenced to a decade in jail by morality police, an Iranian journalist begged the actress for help.
Fatemeh Khishvand from Tehran, who goes by Sahar Tabar on Instagram, was simply sentenced to 10 years in jail for “selling public corruption,” journalist Masih Alinejad claimed on Friday.
I name on Angelina Jolie to assist an Iranian 19-year-old lady who obtained 10 years jail sentence for utilizing make-up & Photoshop to show herself into Angelina.Islamic Republic has a historical past of tormenting girls. We must be united in opposition to this gender apartheid pic.twitter.com/Z5Y8yMsY76
— Masih Alinejad 🏳️ (@AlinejadMasih) December 11, 2020
The “Islamic Republic has a historical past of tormenting girls. We must be united in opposition to this gender apartheid,” Alinejad stated in a video message interesting to Jolie.
Khishvand, aka Sahar, turned world-famous in 2017, after posting snaps of herself following beauty surgical procedure that made her seem like the animated character “Corpse Bride” and resemble Jolie in one in all her extra gaunt phases.
“Tabar” racked up virtually half 1,000,000 followers on Instagram.
She later admitted the pictures had been closely edited and filtered for the sake of inventive expression, nevertheless.
After attracting media consideration, Khishvand advised reporters she has had some cosmetic surgery – a liposuction and altering her nostril and lips – however nothing just like the 50+ procedures that had been initially reported by folks fooled by her Instagram look.
“That is Photoshop and make-up,” she advised reporters. “Each time I publish a photograph, I paint my face in an more and more humorous means. It’s a means of expressing your self, a type of artwork. My followers know that this isn’t my actual face.”
This didn’t sit effectively with the Iranian authorities, nevertheless, who arrested Khishvand in October final 12 months. She was charged with blasphemy, inciting violence, encouraging youths to corruption, and gaining earnings by means of inappropriate means, based on the Iranian information company Tasnim.
Khishvand’s age on the time of the arrest was reported as 22. In her attraction to the Hollywood superstar, nevertheless, Alinejad stated Tabar was youthful than that.
“Sahar Tabar is barely 19. Her joke landed her in jail,” she stated. “Her mom cries every single day to get her harmless daughter freed. Pricey Angelina Jolie! we’d like your voice right here. Assist us.”
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