Alia Bhatt has had an immense this month with Meghna Gulzar’s Raazi. Not only was her performances critically acclaimed, but the movie has become a breakout commercial success as well, with a whopping Box office collection of Rs 39 crores till yesterday. Now, according to the reports, she is going to star in a light hearted movie by director Ashwiny Iyer. An announcement is going to be made soon, and Alia is going to begin shooting once she has finished her work on Kalank and Bhramastra. Alia has shown herself to be a capable actress, with her performances as a situational drug addict, in Udta Punjab receiving widespread critical acclaim from critics and audiences alike.
She is also building an impressive filmography, that is surely going to help her ascend to the higher echelons of stardom and critical worship. She was introduced in Karan Johar’s movie, Student of the year, alongside Siddharth Malhotra, and Varun Dhawan, and while she was was intially dismissed as lacking in talent because of the character she played in the film, she proved herself to be a commendable performer in Imtiaz Ali’s Highway, in which she played a young woman who is kidnapped by a rouges.
Since then, she has starred in movies like Badrinath ki Dulhania, Dear Zindagi, Udta Punjab and Kapoor and sons, and established herself as a talent to be reckoned with. Ashwiny Iyer directed the much praised Barelily Ki Barfi last year, which gave Kriti Shanon a platform to show her range, which resulted in praise from the industry and critics. It can be assured that Alia is also going to have a very good role in the movie, one which is going to let her shine again in a light hearted story.
Yet another interesting project in her kitty! Alia Bhatt to star in #BareillyKiBarfi director @Ashwinyiyer's next light-hearted movie. All things have fallen into place & the announcement is expected very soon. The film to go on floors after Alia completes #Kalank & #Brahmastra. pic.twitter.com/wmNwBF5bFJ
— Rahul Raut (@Rahulrautwrites) May 16, 2018