Nepotism means that nepotism is a buzzword. This word has become more popular after the mysterious death of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Bollywood has been the most accused of nepotism. It is said that some abbots in the Hindi film industry have given Napo Kids a chance in their films by neglecting outside actors. Speaking of Nepo Kids, the names of Varun Dhawan, Ananya Pandey, Sara Ali Khan, Shraddha Kapoor, Ahan Shetty, Arjun Kapoor, Jhanvi Kapoor, and Alia Bhatt rank high on this list. Alia, who made her Bollywood debut in 2012 with Karan Johar’s ‘Student of the Year’, has been the most ridiculed on behalf of Napo Kids. It was said at the time that because she was the daughter of Mahesh Bhatt, she got work in movies so easily.
Alia Bhatt continued her hard work amidst all the accusations and silenced the critics through her strong performance in the movie ‘Highway’ released that same year. Her brilliant performance as Veera Tripathi in this film began to wash away the stain of nepotism. After this, through the movie ‘Raazi’ released in 2018, she proved that she may have had a chance in movies due to nepotism, but that she will go a long way based on acting talent. her. ‘Raazi’ turned out to be the cornerstone of cinema in her career. Meanwhile, through movies like ‘Udta Punjab’ and ‘Dear Zindagi’, she maintained her strong presence. She has won everyone’s heart through her different performances in her two movies ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ and ‘Darlings’ released this year.
Actress Alia Bhatt, who played a prostitute turned gangubai mafia queen in the movie ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’, surprised everyone with her strong performance. For an actress with a delicate physique and an innocent face like Alia, playing such a powerful character was nothing short of a challenge. But he accepted it and put all his strength into it. Her performance flourished under the skillful direction of a veteran director like Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Every emotion, courage, strength, anger, courage, love required by this character is clearly visible on her face. The movie has put it on a new level. In this way, Alia Bhatt has also shown that despite being the daughter of Mahesh Bhatt, she remains in Bollywood by dint of work and talent.
Consistently doing good business at the box office through his films. His films testify to this. If seen, the actress has made a total of 19 movies so far. Of these, she has appeared in the lead role in only 13 films. Of these 13 movies, 7 movies have been superhit/hit, 3 movies have been average success, and 3 movies have flopped. In this way, the trajectory of her films becomes visible. If we talk about box office collection, five Alia movies have entered the 100 crore club. Of these, ‘Gully Boy’ movie released in the year 2019 earned 140 million rupees, ‘Raazi’ movie released in the year 2018 earned 200 million rupees, ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’ movie released in the year 2017 earned 206 million rupees. crore, released in the year 2016. Movie ‘Dear Zindagi’ has earned Rs 140 crore, Movie ‘Udta Punjab’ has earned Rs 100 crore, Movie ‘2 States’ released in the year 2014 has earned Rs 175 crore . Many of these movies have made box office grosses 6-7 times their cost.
Five movies that cleanse the stains of nepotism on Alia Bhatt…
Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda have leading roles in Imtiaz Ali’s movie ‘Highway’ released in 2014. The story of the movie is interesting, because romance, drama, emotion and suspense are very present in the road trip. In the film, Imtiaz has tried to show how much dirt and how much emptiness there is even inside the big houses of the cities, through her character Veera Tripathi. Alia Bhatt played the role of Veera Tripathi and Randeep Hooda as Mahabir Bhati in the film. Everyone was surprised to see Alia’s performance in this movie. Because this is his second movie. During this, there were constant claims of nepotism against him and people were also making fun of him on social media. Despite this, the way he acted in the movie, the very ones who did the bad things to him kept quiet. He proved himself through his acting.
The thriller drama ‘Raazi’ released in 2018 is directed by Meghna Gulzar. The film stars Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Amruta Khanvilkar, and Soni Razdan in the lead roles. The film is based on the novel Calling Sehmat by Harinder Sikka. It describes the story of the marriage of an Indian secret agent to a Pakistani military officer during the Indo-Pak war in 1971. In the film, Alia played the role of Sehmat, a Kashmiri girl. Sehmat, who is studying in Delhi, suddenly arrives at her house due to her father’s illness. Her father is a detective who wants to involve her daughter in the same job. In this way, she agrees to marry a Pakistani officer and goes to Pakistan. After going there, she starts spying for India. Alia perfectly fits the role of Sehmat in the film. This character full of emotions and action is quite difficult, but Alia has played him well. This film is considered a milestone in Alia’s career.
3. The boy from the ravine
Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, and Siddhant Chaturvedi have leading roles in Zoya Akhtar’s film Gully Boy, released in 2019. The story of the film is based on a simple boy, Murad (Ranveer Singh). He wants to become a rapper, but his father is against it. Zoya (Alia Bhatt) is his girlfriend, who wants to be a doctor. Alia has done a great job in the role of Zoya in this movie. She seems to be a very mature girl and her vision of her life is very clear. She knows very well when and how to get the job done. Her character in the movie is small, but her height is huge. Movie dialogues like ‘Mere boyfriend Gulu-Gulu will do to Dhopkoengi Na Uske’ and ‘Apna Time Aayega’ were big hits. ‘Gully Boy’ can be considered one of the best films of Alia’s career, in which she has had a strong presence.
4. Gangubai Kathiawadi
The film ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ is based on the true story of Gangubai Harjeevanda Kathiawadi, a sex worker from Kamathipura, Mumbai. This film can be called a unique example of women’s empowerment. It is the story of a woman whose lover kicks her out of her house with dreams of making her a heroine and takes her to Mumbai and sells her in a crematorium. After suffering all the atrocities there, the dreams of a woman who is forced into prostitution are big. Whatever Gangubai does to fulfill her dreams, the story of the same is shown in the movie. The film is directed by veteran Bollywood filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Actors like Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgan, Vijay Raaz and Seema Pahwa have lead roles in this movie. Alia Bhatt has performed tremendously in the role of a sex worker. This movie has put him on a different level.
Shahrukh Khan’s home-produced film ‘Darling’ stars Alia Bhatt, Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma and Roshan Mathew in the lead roles. The film is a unique story of a mother-daughter duo who go through exciting situations in an attempt to make their place in the world. Shefali Shah is in the role of mother and Alia Bhatt as daughter in the film. It is a black comedy set in Mumbai in a conservative lower middle class environment. It represents the journey of these two women. In this one, domestic violence has been presented in a new way. In this, the victim of violence does not fear and endure, nor does she separate from her husband to take legal action against him, but while she lives with him, she teaches him the same lesson that she has been treated. Seeing Alia’s natural acting in the role of a victim of violence in the film, she doesn’t seem like she is acting.