Nowadays, youngsters are addicted to films and they have their own favourite artistes. When they see their favourite stars smoke and drink, they get attracted to these bad habits and curiosity arises in them to taste alcohol and smoke cigarette. Youngsters forget that film artists drink and smoke to portray a negative role in films. Lives of many people have been wasted due to smoking and drinking. So it will be better if ill-effects of smoking and drinking are publicised through mass media. A few film artists can also create awareness among the public. Thus they can save the lives of many youngsters.