Alia Bhatt To Play A Singer In Her Next Movie With Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari

| June 16 , 2018 , 15:52 IST

Alia Bhatt had recently confirmed that she will be teaming up with Bareilly Ki Barfi, director Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, for a fun film.

According to media reports, Alia Bhatt will play a singer in the movie.  The movie is described as a family drama.

The report further quotes that it will "capture her character's journey and all that she goes through to achieve her dreams of making it big as a singer".

 In a media interaction, Alia had said that the director had projected an "extremely fun concept" to her.

“Ashwiny is a fabulous director. I am excited as it’s going to be my breakaway film from all the serious ones", she said.

In real life, Alia has sung songs like 'Samjhavan' in 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dhulania', 'Humsafar' in 'Badrinath Ki Dhulania', and has also has lent her voice to 'Ek Kudi' in 'Udta Punjab'.

The film has been penned down by Ashwiny's husband, filmmaker Nitesh Tiwari and screenwriter Nikhil Mehrotra. Ashwiny made her debut with Nil Batey Sannata in 2016, which had Swara Bhaskar in lead role.

Alia's latest release Raazi has earned good critical and commercial acclaim. The actor's upcoming movies include Abhishek Verma's Kalank, Ayan Mukerji's fantasy-adventure Brahmastra and The hip-hop drama Gully Boy of Zoya Akhtar.