Alia was born in Mumbai, her father Mahesh Bhatt converted to Islam prior to marrying her mother, Soni Razdan. She finished her school in Jamnabai Narsee School in May 2001.
Alia Bhatt’s Bollywood career
She actually debuted as a child artiste in Sangharsh when she was just 6 year old. She played the childhood version of Preity Zinta in the film that starred Akshay Kumar. In 2012, Alia formed a part of the three fresh talents that were introduced in Bollywood by director-producer Karan Johar in the film Student of the Year. The film was a success and Alia Bhatt won favorable reviews for her sex appeal, her screen presence and performance. Though some critics said that she was a bit raw, she was found to have the sassiness of a Kareena Kapoor in Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
Alia Bhatt has plum ad endorsements in the form of Garnier and Maybelline. She has also endorsed Coca Cola with the Student of the Year co-stars, Varun Dhawan and Sidharth Malhotra.
Alia Bhatt’s future films
She has an interesting line of projects like Highway, a thriller, which is directed by Imtiaz Ali and co-stars Randeep Hooda. Also, there is 2 States based on Chetan Bhagat’s book of the same name, to be produced by Karan Johar and Sajid Nadiadwala, and directed by Abhishek Varman. Actor Arjun Kapoor will be paired opposite Alia Bhatt in this film.
Alia Bhatt ‘s next film after SOTY is Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania. She will be paired opposite Varun Dhawan in this film that will be produced by Karan Johar. She made an announcement about HDKD at the India International Week, where she walked the ramp with jewelery designer Pallavi Singh. Alia Bhatt’s wardrobe malfunction also made headlines at that event. Debutant Shashank Kaitan will direct Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania, which will release June 27, 2014.
Alia Bhatt – height and other trivia
She is 5 feet inches and her weight hovers around 54 kgs.
Alia Bhatt is not fussy about food and likes to eat anything edible. She says, “Having a burger, going for a drive and watching a great movie is a good way to spend time.”
She likes to wear masculine perfume, and changes them every month.
She says beauty is defined by how a person looks when she gets up.
Alia believes that she has competition in the form of Parineeti Chopra. She says “I met her after Ishaqzaade and asked her to teach me how to cry. She has fantastic command over the language. But there is no unhealthy competition. She is very sweet to me, whenever we meet.”
She has no formal training in acting. She says “I didn’t even know the ”A’ of Acting. My institution is the movie set.:
Her ideal man
She says,” He has to be tall. I like guys with a stubble and a big Adam’s apple. He has to have a personality and be funny. If he’s not funny then it’s going be really sad. And he must smell nice. Smell is something that attracts me instantly. So if the guy smells nice, there is an instant attraction”