Bollywood director Mahesh Bhatt‘s daughter Alia was just 19 when she entered into the film industry. Producer Karan Johar gave her a big break with ‘Student Of The Year‘ in the year 2012. Alia essayed the character of Shanaya, a stylish and sophisticated teenage girl. The film received a positive response from the audience and the 19-year-old was welcomed with open arms. Daddy’s little girl then experimented with her role in Imtiaz Ali’s ‘Highway‘ . Her role in the film was applauded by the masses.
After ‘Highway’, she had two back-to-back releases – ‘Two States’ and ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’. In the career span of just 6 years, the actress has delivered only one flop. She is believed to be one of the finest actresses among the young gen of actors; courtesy her brilliant acting skills.
Alia Bhatt is currently riding high on the success of her recent film ‘Raazi’. Looking at her upcoming films, we are sure that she will have a great year at the box-office.
Let’s have a look at her upcoming projects-
‘Gully Boy’ is a musical drama featuring Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh. The movie is based on the lives of Vivian Fernandes aka Divine and Naezy. The shoot of the film has wrapped up. The film will hit theaters on Valentine’s Day, 2019.
Karan Johar’s ‘Kalank’ is going to be the biggest multi-starrer of 2019. The star cast includes Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur, Sanjay Dutt, Madhuri Dixit and Sonakshi Sinha. According to reports, Madhuri Dixit will essay the role of Alia Bhatt’s dance teacher in the film.
Alia Bhatt will be seen opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Ayan Mukerji’s film. The movie is a trilogy and the first part of this one will be out in 2019. The lead actors recently wrapped the outdoor schedule of the film in Bulgaria.
Ashwiny Iyer Tiwary’s ‘Untitled Film’
The ‘SOTY’ actress has been locked in for Ashwiny Iyer’s light- heart comedy. Alia confirmed the news by saying, “I am definitely going to do a film with Ashwiny, because she is a fabulous director. Although it [the film) is sort of confirmed, I am not saying it myself, because there will be an official announcement soon. They (Ashwiny and the film’s makers) have brought an extremely fun concept to me. I am really excited, as that’s going to be my breakaway film from all the serious ones (that I am doing). Ab main ek light-hearted film karne waali hoon.”
Having four major releases, 2019 is definitely going to be Alia’s year.