June 14, 2018
New Delhi: Bollywood’s talented find Alia Bhatt has impressed one and sundry with her applause-worthy performance in ‘Raazi’. The film by Meghna Gulzar not only touched a million hearts but also earned rave reviews. ‘Raazi’ has managed to maintain a solid pace at the Box Office.
Noted film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and shared the latest figures. The positive word of mouth publicity has definitely given it a good push. He wrote: “#Raazi [Week 5] Fri 45 lakhs, Sat 80 lakhs, Sun 90 lakhs, Mon 32 lakhs, Tue 32 lakhs. Total: ₹ 120.58 cr. India biz.”
It is an adaptation of Harinder Sikka’s novel ‘Calling Sehmat’, about an Indian spy married to a Pakistani military officer during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. The film hit the screens on May 11, 2018.
On the professional front, Alia will next be seen opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Ayan Mukerji’s directorial ‘Brahmastra’, the first part of the superhero trilogy announced by Karan Johar. The film also stars Amitabh Bachchan in a pivotal role besides TV actress Mouni Roy in a supporting act.
She will be seen in Ranveer Singh starrer ‘Gully Boy’ which is helmed by Zoya Akhtar besides ‘Kalank’ which stars Varun Dhawan, Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt, Sonakshi Sinha and Aditya Roy Kapur in lead roles.