Alia Bhatt was spotted posing with a camera outside her father's residence in Juhu, after celebrating daddy's 70th birthday with the family. The actress looked all pretty wearing a floral LBD for the celebration.
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Sadak 2, the sequel of Pooja Bhatt and Sanjay Dutt's 1991 hit film Sadak, has been locked for release on March 25, 2020. The film's star cast has also been announced by its makers. On the occasion of Mahesh Bhatt's 70th birthday, Vishesh Films took to Twitter to announce that Sadak 2 will star Sanjay Dutt, Pooja Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur and Alia Bhatt as the lead faces.
Apart from Sadak 2, Alia Bhatt will also be seen in quite a few films. Currently, the actress is shooting in Bulgaria for Brahmastra along with her rumoured boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor. The magnum opus film also stars Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna and Mouni Roy in lead roles.
In an interview, Pooja Bhatt revealed that it was Sanjay Dutt who initiated Sadak 2. She said, "He was the one who came to me and said 'why were we not making Sadak 2?'... On his request, I went to tell them (Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt) about Sanjay Dutt's urge and desire to work in this film... They have a connection which I don't think anybody has..."
In picture: Mahesh Bhatt, Soni Razdan and Pooja Bhatt pose for the shutterbugs with Polaroid snaps clicked during the celebration.
Earlier, Pooja had spoken about the new film, and said, "We are making 'Sadak 2' in which we are showing Sanjay Dutt in his its and present time (Sanjay Dutt is a Drug Abuse Survivor), so we are dealing with issue of depression in that film but we are making a commercial . We have to make our point and we chose film as our medium because when you choose a mainstream format then your message goes deeper and wider," she added.
In picture: Rahul Bhatt, Mahesh Bhat's son joins in the family to pose for the paparazzi.
Mahesh Bhatt and Vishesh Films are presenting Sadak 2, is produced by Mukesh Bhatt. Earlier, Pooja Bhatt, who had starred in the original film with Sanjay Dutt, had said Sadak 2 will deal with the issue of depression. The film will go on floors soon, the dates are yet to be revealed.
In picture: All elated about his 70th birthday, Mahesh Bhatt offers a bit to the shutterbugs.
Sharing the excitement of the film, Pooja Bhatt shared on Twitter saying, "And he's back! To breathe new life into our souls and to breathe more soul into our lives. I thought b’days were about receiving presents Pops & there you go and turn that on its head by giving us a gift instead-the gift of Sadak 2 and the privilege of being directed by you. Shukriya!"
In picture: Pooja Bhatt feeds daddy cool in front of the camera
Pooja Bhatt couldn't stop flaunting the family memories captured in a Polaroid during the celebration.
Alia Bhatt and Pooja Bhatt were spotted outside Mahesh Bhatt's house to celebrate the director's 70th birthday. Rahul Bhatt and Soni Razdan were too spotted with the family.
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