The 19-year-old Instagrammer Zombie Angelina Jolie was arrested in October 2019 on charges of blasphemy, encourage violence, gaining income through inappropriate means and corrupting youngsters.
She has been jailed for 10 year, her lawyer said. She was also arrested last year on many corruption charges as well.
Iranian Angelina Jolie: ‘Zombie Angelina Jolie’ Jailed For 10 Years in Iran
The real name of Sahar Tabar is Fatemeh Khishvand and she is basically from Tehran, Iran. She rose to fame after posting morphed images of her unnatural face which looked like a zombie version of Hollywood celebrity Angelina Jolie.
The Zombie Angelina Jolie caught the attention of people on social media and it went viral. After getting the attention she began posting more morphed pictures and soon gathered 486,000 followers on social media.
But this was started just as a joke but eventually landed the influencer in jail. She was arrested last year October 2019 on charges of blasphemy, inciting violence, gaining income through inappropriate means and corrupting youngsters as reported The Guardian.
Her lawyer confirmed to the MailOnline Iranian Journalist Masih Alinejad that she has been sentenced to 10 years in prison recently for ‘promoting public corruption’.
Sharing this on Twitter, Masih Alinejad wrote, “10 years jail for Iranian Instagramer who used makeup & Photoshop to become a zombie Angelina Jolie. Sahar Tabar is only 19. Her joke landed her in jail. Her mother cries every day to get her innocent daughter freed. Dear Angelina Jolie! we need your voice here. Help us.”
Sahar had said in one of her posts that the zombie version of Angelina Jolie was created using heavy editing, and advanced makeup skills.
According to reports, she pleaded for her release after getting positive for Covid-19 but the jail authorities dismissed her plea.