Alia Bhatt is one of the most sought after actresses these days as she has a bag full of projects like Vikas Bahl’s Shaandaar opposite Shahid Kapoor, Ayan Mukherji’s untitled film alongside Ranbir Kapoor and the adaptation of Chetan Bhagat’s book Half Girlfriend.
According to the buzz, Alia Bhatt has apparently been roped in to play the lead in the sequel to 2008 blockbuster Rock On!
However, the sequel will not be directed by Abhishek Kapoor and will be helmed by a new debutant director.
Alia Bhatt, who is currently filming Shaandaar with Shahid Kapoor in London, has expressed keen interest in the script and the other modalities will soon be worked out.
In Shaandaar, Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor are essaying the role of insomniacs. The film also stars Pankaj Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor.
Coming back to Rock On 2; will the film will be be produced by Excel Entertainment.
Arjun Rampal, Farhan Akhtar, Luke Kenny, Purab Kohli and Prachi Desai were part of the first film and the casting for the sequel is underway.
Rock On, a beautiful story around the friendship of for band members, went on to become one of the most revered film in 2008.
Rock On also marked the debut of multi-talented Farhan Akhtar. There has been a lot of buzz around the sequel of Rock On and if all goes well the project is set to go on floor in the second half of 2015.
Rock On! won two National Awards, one for Best Feature Film in Hindi and other for the Best Supporting Actor (Arjun Rampal).
Says a source from the unit, “The makers want a young actress with a sexy vibe. Most importantly, they were looking for someone who is also a good singer and can record her own tracks.”
Way to go girl.
Super hit films, loads of plum projects under her belt and a great career ahead; well we are talking about the cute and vicious Alia Bhatt who is on t...3.0