Alia Bhatt will be seen sharing the screen opposite Vicky Kaushal in Meghna Gulzar’s Raazi. The exciting pair will most importantly be seen for the first time as an onscreen couple.
On a Press Conference held recently in Le Méridien, New Delhi, the lead stars and the director opened up about the challenges, the flexibility as an actor and what a superstar like Alia brings to the table; about the music and a lot more. Alia Bhatt shedding light on her spy character in Raazi tells us how she trained for it. And how in real life male and female spies are different even though they have the same role such as to pass on secret information. Vicky Kaushal when ask about whether he was worried that he will be overshadowed by a strong performer like Alia, who has a terrific proven filmography to back her skills, explained the reason why he chose to be part of this film. Meghna Gulzar, the daughter of legendary Gulzar and Rakhee, is donning the director’s hat after the critically acclaimed film Talvaar, which was based on the 2008 Noida double murder case. Meghna discusses why she opted for Alia to play the central character as Sehmat.
Director: Meghna Gulzar | Cast: Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Rajit Kapur, Shishir Sharma, Jaideep Ahlawat, Ashwath Bhatt, Amruta Khanvilkar, Soni Razdan
Produced: Vineet Jain, Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta
Screenplay: Bhavani Iyer, Meghna Gulzar
Based: Calling Sehmat by Harinder Sikka
Cinematography: Jay I. Patel
Edited: Nitin Baid
Production company: Junglee Pictures, Dharma Productions
Distributed: AA Films
Release date: 11th May 2018