Alia Bhatt

  • '2 States': Why Alia Bhatt has more to her than the 'Bhatt' tag 20-04-2014 08:12 AM

    Delhi: One wouldn't have thought much of Alia Bhatt's acting prowess if one had judged her debut performance in the ostentatious college romance 'Student Of The Year' back in 2012. She played a rich brat who wore Prada and Gucci to a make believe college created by Karan Johar and...
  • '2 States' earns Rs 12 crore on opening day 19-04-2014 05:14 PM

    Mumbai: Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer '2 States', which released this Friday, raked in around Rs.12 crore on its opening day in the country. The movie, based on a bestseller by author Chetan Bhagat, is poised to draw in more viewers over the weekend, say industry experts. According to sources,...
  • The subtlety of Krish in '2 States' is something I aspire for: Arjun Kapoor 19-04-2014 12:57 PM

    Mumbai: After playing the action hero in 'Ishaqzaade' and 'Gunday', Arjun Kapoor essays a loverboy in his latest release '2 States', and he can only be thankful that it has given him a chance to explore a different look and genre. He hopes the audience slowly becomes more confident about...
  • '2 States' review: It's a long, indulgent film that wears you out 18-04-2014 11:34 PM

    Cast: Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt Director: Abhishek Varman Madrasis are dark, Punjabis are cash-obsessed, and never the twain shall meet. Those familiar prejudices make for a legitimate movie pitch, but '2 States', directed by first-timer Abhishek Varman, is a frustrating case of a promising premise that doesn't fully fructify into...
  • '2 States' stereotyping of North and South India: I am from Karnataka and I find nothing wrong in laughing at myself once in a while 18-04-2014 03:09 PM

    New Delhi: There are many pointers by which you can tell whether a person is from northern, or the southern part of the country. By the amount of butter he/she slaps on her paranthas or the dexterity with which a person can eat rice with bare hands. Lungis, kurtas, turbans,...
  • '2 States' tweet review: Tends to drag in parts, but it's enjoyable 18-04-2014 09:51 AM

    New Delhi: Chetan Bhagat's best selling novel '2 States' finally comes on the big screen. Ever since the book released, which was a few years ago, there have been speculations about which director and actors will be part of the project. Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt play Krish and Ananya,...
  • '2 States': 10 amusing North and South Indian stereotypes to watch out for 17-04-2014 11:41 PM

    What do you mean, south Indians don't only eat idlis and dosas? And we have NEVER heard of a small-scale Punjabi wedding. Many cross cultural stereotypes like the ones mentioned above, are the chocolate filling in a warm, light croissant that is Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor's dramedy '2 States'....
  • Trailer of 'Heropanti' to be released with '2 States' 17-04-2014 07:44 PM

    Mumbai: The trailer of Jackie Shroff's son Tiger's debut film 'Heropanti' will be released with Arjun Kapoor-Alia Bhatt starrer '2 States', its makers announced here today. The movie's trailer will be attached with Karan Johar's home production film '2 States', according to a press release issured by its producers. The...
  • Alia-Arjun have done justice to my story: Chetan Bhagat 17-04-2014 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: Chetan Bhagat's '2 States' is ready to release and the author feels both Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt have done justice to his story about two state-crossed lovers. Based on the 2009 novel of the same name by Bhagat, the film produced by Karan Johar and directed by...
  • Snapshot: Alia Bhatt flaunts her style credentials in a figure-hugging dress during '2 States' promotion in Delhi 17-04-2014 03:23 PM

    Alia Bhatt believes in picking things straight from the runway and the style maven experiments a lot with her style. On a recent visit to the capital, the actress slipped into a striking Pankaj and Nidhi dress. The queen of spades print on the turquoise coloured dress looked awe-striking and...
  • My wife Anusha was so cute that many guys in campus wanted to try their luck with her: Chetan Bhagat 17-04-2014 01:37 PM

    How does one introduce an author whose literary works are read by virtually everyone in small towns and metropolitan cities in India? Chetan Bhagat. Yes, the best-selling author needs no introduction, courtesy his works that not only leave an indelible impact on the mind but also touch the heart. An...
  • Meet Vidya, Neha, Ananya, Priyanka: A complete guide to the absolutely terrific women in all of Chetan Bhagat's books 15-04-2014 04:04 PM

    Delhi: Pretty, long hair, jhumkas, or sexy toes. The women character in author Chetan Bhagat's novels have always been feisty, interesting and independent. Most of his damsels have been vocal about their sexuality and have had a modern outlook towards life. Be it the the fashion designing student, the call...
  • Arjun Kapoor stole my heart and made me weep during '2 States': Mahesh Bhatt 14-04-2014 03:44 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who watched his daughter Alia Bhatt's third film '2 States', is happy to see her playing a different role. But it's her co-star Arjun Kapoor who stole the filmmaker's heart. "Alia is fantastic in a startlingly different role. But it is Arjun who stole my heart...
  • I felt like Revathi was my mother: Alia Bhatt 13-04-2014 05:06 PM

    Mumbai: Two-film old Alia Bhatt, who worked with actress-director Revathi in their upcoming film '2 States', says they share a strong bond akin to that of a mother and daughter. "Towards the end of the film, I developed mother-daughter relationship with her (Revathi). The way she touched my face, I...
  • Snapshot: Oh no, Alia Bhatt tweets selfie with Arjun Kapoor again 13-04-2014 11:47 AM

    Is she selfie obsessed? Or is she cashing in on the selfie mania to promote her upcoming film '2 States'? Whatever be the reason, the actress has been extremely busy sharing selfies with Arjun Kapoor with fans on Twitter. From sporting a beard, to forcing Arjun Kapoor to pose even...
  • I don't want a guy who will push me down: Alia Bhatt 12-04-2014 05:24 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt, who has been often linked to her co-stars including Arjun Kapoor of '2 States', says she is very much single. Alia, 21, was also romantically linked to her 'Student of the Year' co-star Varun Dhawan. The newbie insists she has still not found the man whom...
  • It is my dream to work in a film directed by my papa: Alia Bhatt 12-04-2014 11:15 AM

    Indore: Actress Alia Bhatt today said she dreams of acting in a movie directed by her father Mahesh Bhatt. "It is my dream to work in a film directed by my papa (Mahesh Bhatt) but he is not directing any film these days and therefore, I feel, I have to...
  • Dad is possessive, doesn't want me to get married: Alia Bhatt 09-04-2014 03:56 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt says her father and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is possessive about her, but adds that he has taken her on-screen kissing with Arjun Kapoor in the forthcoming film '2 States' practically. "Like every father, who don't want their daughters to get married, even my father is the...
  • Not added for promotion: Alia Bhatt on her kissing scene with Arjun Kapoor in '2 States' 09-04-2014 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: Newcomer Alia Bhatt has no reservations when it comes to kissing on screen or wearing a bikini. "I feel you have certain idea of how you want to be like, how you want to lead your career path. I don't think any one person will have same ideologies. If...
  • Film with dad Mahesh Bhatt? Only if its like 'Aashiqui 2', says Alia Bhatt 09-04-2014 02:26 PM

    Mumbai: Two-film old Alia Bhatt, who is craving to be directed by her father and filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, is hopeful that one day he will write a script for her and direct her too. Asked when her dad would direct her, she said: "Even I have that question...it will happen...
  • Snapshot: Chetan Bhagat's wife Anusha makes an appearance at '2 States' promotional event with Alia Bhatt, Arjun Kapoor 08-04-2014 05:45 PM

    Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are all set to bring Chetan Bhata's book '2 States' to life. Reportedly, the book is based on Chetan's real-life love story when he was in Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad, and met his wife Anusha. Anusha, reported to be an investment banker, was present...
  • Alia Bhatt doesn't want to marry Ranbir Kapoor; says she is just a fan girl 08-04-2014 04:28 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt, who recently shocked many by confessing on a chat show that she wants to marry actor Ranbir Kapoor, says she didn't literally mean it and is just his fan. She and actress Parineeti Chopra recently appeared on the final episode of 'Koffee With Karan 4', hosted...
  • You don't want to be a bad kisser for any reason; onscreen or off screen: Arjun Kapoor 08-04-2014 04:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor says that his upcoming release '2 States' has more than just the intimate scenes with co-star Alia Bhatt, which has become the talking point of the film. "No one reads anything but (about kissing). So I told jokingly the toughest thing was to kiss Alia and...
  • Aww! Alia Bhatt's elder sister Shaheen shares a childhood picture of the actress 08-04-2014 12:27 PM

    Shaheen Bhatt, Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan's elder daughter, shared the most adorable picture of her and younger sister, Alia Bhatt's younger days. The writer shared a picture of her actress sister as a baby and of herself as a toddler on Instagram recently. Alia will soon be seen in...
  • I wish mom could see me working in '2 States': Arjun Kapoor 08-04-2014 11:33 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor today said that his late mother would have loved him to watch in his upcoming film '2 States'. "She would have been happy to see me do a romantic role and play a normal guy, like the one I am doing in '2 States'. I think...
  • Alia Bhatt likely to work with Shahid Kapoor in 'Shaandar' 08-04-2014 11:16 AM

    Mumbai: Director Vikas Bahl has expressed his desire to cast Alia Bhatt opposite Shahid Kapoor for his next film titled 'Shaandar', which is slated to go on the floor in August this year. "We have finalised Shahid. I would like to have Alia in the film, but we are still...
  • Beware Katrina Kaif, Alia Bhatt wants to marry Ranbir Kapoor 05-04-2014 05:40 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt says she finds Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor adorable and has expressed her desire to marry him. Alia will be seen in the upcoming episode of filmmaker Karan Johar's celebrity talk show 'Koffee with Karan' and when the host 'asked what is your vibe like with Ranbir',...
  • Snapshot: Here's what Alia Bhatt looks like with a bushy 'beard' 03-04-2014 09:47 AM

    Alia Bhatt is clearly the new style icon, making the right fashion choices and trying her best to experiment with her looks. But isn't sporting a beard a bit too much? Well, the actress hasn't grown one for any of her upcoming films. Instead she posed with '2 States' co-star...
  • Snapshot: Alia Bhatt shares selfie with '2 States' co-star Arjun Kapoor on Twitter 01-04-2014 12:02 PM

    Actors Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor might be trying hard to prove there's no truth in the reports suggesting that they are dating each other. But the rumour of them being in a relationship doesn't deter the '2 States' actors from being spotted doing funny things, including taking a selfie....
  • Don't think my father will object to my intimate scenes; have you seen his films, asks Alia 29-03-2014 10:37 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt today said she does not think her filmmaker father Mahesh Bhatt will have any objection to her doing intimate scenes on-screen. Alia shares a few intimate scenes, including a lip-lock sequence, with Arjun Kapoor in their next film '2 States'. When asked if her father...