Shahid Kapoor teamed up with bubbly actress Alia Bhatt last year for Vikas Bahl’s destination wedding film Shaandaar which bombed at the box-office. The audience have been badly disappointed with the film’s content and even Shahid, Alia had nothing much to do with the film.
As per the latest news, Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt will once again join hands for a film and this time it is for a remake. The movie will be a remake of 1991 blockbuster Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahi. Aamir Khan and Pooja Bhatt played the lead roles in this romantic entertainer.
Mahesh Bhatt is currently working on the script and ever since Alia came to know about this she decided to feature in the remake of the film in which her step sister Pooja played the female lead. Sources say that Alia suggested Shahid Kapoor for the lead role.
Mahesh Bhatt is currently working on the script and he revealed that he will not direct the film. The other cast and crew will be finalized soon and Shahid Kapoor is currently busy with the shoot of Rangoon which is being directed by Vishal Bharadwaj.
Saif Ali Khan, Shahid Kapoor and Kangana Ranaut are playing the lead roles in the film which will hit the screens during October 14th this year. Many top production houses joined hands to produce Rangoon. Alia Bhatt has number of films lined up now.
She is currently shooting for her next film Kapoor and Sons which is being directed by Shakun Batra. Siddarth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt, Fawad Khan, Rishi Kapoor and Amrita Puri are playing the lead roles which is being produced by Karan Johar on Dharma Productions banner. She is also considered for the female lead in Sharukh Khan’s upcoming romantic film which will be directed by Gauri Shindey.