Gangubai Kathiawadi celeb review: Vicky Kaushal, Riteish Deshmukh & others hail Alia Bhatt

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Alia Bhatt‘s upcoming movie, Gangubai Kathiawadi is just a day away from release. It will hit the theatres on February 25 and already the celebrity reviews have started coming in. The Sanjay Leela Bhansali film has created a lot of hype and fans are eagerly waiting to see Alia in a new avatar. The film is an adaptation of chapters from Hussain Zaidi’s book Mafia Queens of Mumbai and stars Alia in the title role.

On Wednesday evening, SLB had organised a screening for the film fraternity, which was attended by Deepika Padukone, Sara Ali Khan, Janhvi Kapoor, Ananya Panday, Ishaan Khatter, Vicky Kaushal, Kriti Sanon, Riddhima Kapoor Sahni and Rekha.

Now, celebrities like Alia’s Raazi co-star Vicky Kaushal, her boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor‘s sister Riddhima  Kapoor Sahni, to Riteish Deshmukh have lauded the Student Of The Year actress for her outstanding performance in Gangubai Kathiawadi.

Check out the celeb review:

Vicky Kaushal: “Absolutely shook by the brilliance at display in this film. SLB you are a master! And @aliabhatt don’t even know what to say about you… breathtakingly amazing as Gangu. Hats off. Big screen cinema magic. Don’t miss! (sic).”

Vicky Kaushal Instagram story

Riddhima Sahni Kapoor:  “When two living legends come together and create magic #sanjayleelabhansali #aliabhatt. What a fantastic movie! Brilliant performance!. @aliaabhatt you nailed it.”

Riddhima Kapoor Sahni Instagram story

Shashank Khaitan who directed Alia’s Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania wrote: “Please book your tickets, and go watch Gangubai in a theatre near you, to watch the sheer genius of Alia Bhatt… shakti, sampati, sadbudhi aur beshumar talent, sab iss ladki ke pass hai”

Shashank Khaitan Instagram story

Ritiesh Deshmukh: “Saw #GangubaiKathiawadi last night!!! Another magical experience.. #SanjayLeelaBhansali is an absolute master storyteller. Every frame in the film has perfection written all over it. @aliaa08 you are gold! You are a fantastic actor but you have outdone yourself as Gangubai.”

Alia Bhatt starrer Gangubai Kathiawadi also stars Ajay Devgn, Shantanu Maheshwari, vijay raaz, Jim Sarbh and Seema Pahwa in key roles.

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