EXCLUSIVE: After Gangubai, is Alia Bhatt doing Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Baiju Bawra? Her reaction is priceless
Alia Bhatt is in news these days for her upcoming release Gangubai Kathiawadi. The response to the trailer of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial was immense and Alia won over fans and critics alike. The Raazi star has nailed her act as a brothel owner and left fans in awe of her acting chops. In a candid chat, Alia Bhatt has opened up on a number of things close to her heart. She even shed light on her upcoming projects like Jee Le Zara co-starring Priyanka Chopra and Katrina Kaif . Alia has opened up on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next Baiju Bawra.
In an exclusive chat with Bollywood Bubble, Alia Bhatt was asked about her next project Baiju Bawra with Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Her answer will leave you in splits for sure.
Reacting to the question Alia was seen with a quirky expression on her face. On further prodding, she revealed, “It’s my no comment expression without saying no comment.”
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She also opened up on the criticism she faced along the way for Gangubai Kathiawadi. “In the film industry because it is the industry that is there for you, like for you to pass your judgement on. I feel like sometimes people are too quick to judge and yes, I don’t blame those who think that I’m not the obvious choice I think that’s what happened, people were like ‘oh but don’t you think this one is more suitable’ and there’s a certain vision or what they’ve done so yes there is an obvious choice for this film but I would only say one thing and that’s what I felt even at that time is that ok you can question me but you can’t question a maker (Sanjay Leela Bhansali) who’s been working for 25 years. He knows who he wants for his movie so I was just being patient, I was like ‘Chalo let the film release now.’ I mean, whatever poster, teaser, trailer that’s just a small and lead-in eventually it’s the film that does what it needs to do, but of course, I want people to want to come and watch the film.”
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