It looks like Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt is going to be the heroine of Allu Arjun’s upcoming film ‘Icon’ with Venu Sriram. According to sources, makers of ‘Icon’ have approached Alia with the offer and the actor is expected to sign on the dotted line.
At present, Allu Arjun is busy with director Trivikram’s ‘Ala Vaikunthapuramlo’, starring Pooja Hegde and Nivetha Pethuraj as heroines. While Alia Bhatt is currently busy shooting for SS Rajamouli’s ‘RRR’, starring NTR and Ram Charan. ‘RRR’ is Alia’s maiden film in Tollywood.
Alia Bhatt is recipient of several accolades, including three Filmfare Awards, Bhatt is one of the highest-paid actresses in India. She has appeared in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 list since 2014 and was featured by Forbes Asia in their 30 Under 30 list of 2017.
Born into the Bhatt family, she is the daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan. After making her acting debut as a child in the 1999 thriller ‘Sangharsh’, Bhatt played her first leading role in Karan Johar’s teen drama ‘Student of the Year’ (2012).
She went on to establish herself with starring roles in several films produced by Johar’s studio Dharma Productions, including the romances ‘2 States’ (2014), ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’ (2014), and ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania’ (2017); and the coming-of-age drama ‘Dear Zindagi’ (2016).