Alia Bhatt (born March 15, 1993, in Bombay) is an Indian actress and singer. Winner of the Filmfare Award for Best Actress by Critics. Alia Bhatt age is 29 Years (in 2021)
|DOB||March 15, 1993|
|Net worth ($)||$ 21.7 Million|
|Net worth (₹)||₹ 162 Crore|
Alia Bhatt was born on March 15, 1993 in the family of the Indian director Mahesh Bhatt and actress Sonia Hrazdan. Her father is Gujarati and her mother is of German-Kashmirian origin. Bhatt has an older sister, Shaheen (born 1988), as well as a half-sister, Puja, and a brother, Rahul. Actor Emran Hashmi and director Mohit Suri are her paternal cousins, and Mukesh Bhatt is an uncle.
Childhood and youth
The future Bollywood actress was born in mid-March 1993 in Bombay. Alia spent her childhood and youth in the city on the coast of the Arabian Sea. The girl’s future was a foregone conclusion from the first days of her life, because she had the good fortune to be born into a family closely connected with the world of cinema.
Alia Bhatt and 5 years older sister Shaheen grew up in a creative home. The head of the family, Mahesh Bhatt, is a director, producer and screenwriter whose name is familiar to everyone in the Indian film industry. The filmography of the director – fifty films, and the master’s treasury – the most prestigious in India National Film Award.
Alia and Shahin’s mother, Sonya Hrazdan is an actress. In addition to her own sister, Alia has half-brother Rahul and sister Puja Rahul, an actress and model. These are the director’s children, born in their first marriage to Lauren Bright. Having fallen in love with actress Sonya Hrazdan, Mahesh Bhatt converted to Islam, which allowed him to marry again without breaking his first marriage.
In 2012, the premiere of the film “Student of the Year” took place, in which the young actress starred with debutants Sidhart Malhotra and Varun Dhavan . The director of the project, Karan Johar, and the actors he chose for the main roles woke up famous. The comedy melodrama about friendship and love became a hit, grossing $ 12 million at the box office, which is a very high figure for Indian cinema.
After 2 years, Alia Bhatt’s filmography was replenished with three projects at once. In the road movie “Highway” directed and written by Imtiaz Ali, the actress played a young heroine who developed Stockholm syndrome to her kidnapper. The tape was not successful at the box office, but film critics praised the picture and the actors. Aliya received two prestigious awards.
In the second film – the adaptation of the novel of the same name “2 States” – Bhatt met on the set with star colleague Arjun Kapoor. This is a story about modern Romeo and Juliet , against whose novel the parents of a young couple took up arms. For the role in the melodrama, the actress had to learn the Tamil language.
The second tape was a great commercial success, earning $ 16 million at the national box office. Critics unanimously praised Alia Bhatt’s play, marveling at her accurate fit and ease of play. The third project – the romantic comedy “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania” – surpassed the two previous projects in success. The main role of the Punjabi girl Kavya, who fell in love with a stranger a week before the wedding, brought fame to Aliya. The film received a generous box office.
In 2016, the girl starred in three Indian films, which also received mixed reviews from viewers and film critics. One of the projects – the thriller “Udta Punjab” – became a hit and brought the artist a prestigious national award for a brilliantly performed female role.
The next year was marked for the Indian star with work in the romantic comedy “Badrinath Ki Dulhania”. On the set, Aliya met the actor Varun Dhavan for the second time. The viewers liked the picture.