Alia Bhatt’s latest film called “Raazi” has just been announced with a picture on the twitter handle of Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions. Widely popular actress Alia bhatt and highly appreciated actor Vicky Kaushal will be seen as the lead pair in the film, which is being directed by Meghna Gulzar. This could be one of the most exciting projects of 2018, as all the creative forces behind the film are considered as excellency in their respective films. Vicky Kaushal ( Masaan, Raman Raghav) has garnered extremely positive reactions from the critics and film lovers, while Alia Bhatt who is on the top of her box office charm also manages to be critics darling.
Last film directed by Meghna Gulzar is Talvar, which was one of the most brilliant film of 2015 and all the fans have been waiting since then for her next directorial venture. Film is produced by Karan Johar and Junglee Pictures and will witness its initial shoot in Kashmir. Raazi is essentially a story of a Kashmiri girl (Alia Bhatt) who gets married to a Pakistani officer (Vicky Kaushal) and spies for Indian Intelligence during 1971 Indo-Pak war.
The film is based on the novel Calling Sehmat by Harinder S.Sikka, and hence the title Raazi which is a synonym of the word Sehmat as explained by Meghna Gulzar in one of her interviews. This is the first time that Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal are getting to act together in a film. Shooting locations of the film include Kashmir, Punjab and will release on 11 may 2018.
— Dharma Productions (@DharmaMovies) August 1, 2017