Alia Bhatt Profile, Bio, Height, Affair, Age, Family, Wiki
Alia Bhatt (born 15 March 1993) is an actress and singer of Indian origin and British citizenship, who works in Hindi films. The 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). Bhatt won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress for playing a kidnapping victim in the road drama Highway (2014), and two Best Actress awards at the ceremony for playing a Bihari migrant in the crime drama Udta Punjab (2016) and a spy in the thriller Raazi (2018). The latter emerged as one of Hindi cinema’s biggest-earning female-led films, and her highest-grossing release came with the musical drama Gully Boy (2019). In addition to acting in films, Bhatt has launched her own line of clothing and handbags and is the founder of the ecological initiative CoExist. She has sung six of her film songs, including the single “Samjhawan Unplugged” in 2014, and she participates in stage shows and concert tours.
Alia Bhatt Family
Bhatt was born on 15 March 1993 in Bombay (present-day Mumbai) to Indian film director Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan. Her father is of Gujarati descent and her mother is of Kashmiri Pandit and German ancestry. Director Nanabhai Bhatt is her paternal grandfather. She has an elder sister, Shaheen (born 1988)and two half-siblings, Pooja Bhatt and Rahul Bhatt. Actor Emraan Hashmi and director Mohit Suri are her paternal cousins, while producer Mukesh Bhatt is her uncle.
Bhatt was educated at the Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai. She holds British citizenship. Bhatt’s first acting role was as a child artist in Sangharsh (1999), starring Akshay Kumar and Preity Zinta where she played the younger version of Zinta’s character.
Parents Father- Mahesh Bhatt (Director, Producer, Screenwriter)
Mother- Soni Razdan (Actress, Director)
Siblings Brother- Rahul Bhatt (step-brother; a fitness trainer)
Sister(s)- Pooja Bhatt (half-sister), Shaheen Bhatt (Elder)
Cousin(s) Emraan Hashmi and Mohit Suri (both are her maternal cousins)
Alia Bhatt Bio/Wiki
Real Name Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt Physical Stats
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in feet inches- 5’ 3”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.) 33-26-34
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Light Brown
Alia Bhatt Personal Life
Date of Birth 15 March 1993
Age (as in 2018) 25 Years
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Pisces
Signature Alia Bhatt Signature
Hometown Mumbai, India
School Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai
College/University Did Not Attend
Educational Qualification High School
Debut Film (Child Artist): Sangharsh (1999)
Film (Lead Role): Student of the Year (2012)
Playback Singer: Song- ‘Sooha Saha;’ Film- Highway (2014)
Caste/Ethnicity Gujarati (father-side); Kashmiri & German (mother-side)
Food Habit Vegetarian (turned vegetarian in 2015)
Address 205, Silver Beach Apartments, B Wing, A. B. Nair Road, Next To Guestline Hotel, Juhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Hobbies Singing, Listening to Music, Doing Yoga, Travelling, Cooking, Playing the Piano
Likes & Dislikes Likes: Smelling her fingers, Studying (while lying down), Playing Handball, Sleeping for 12-14 hours continuously
Dislikes: Eating hot food and beverages
Awards, Honours, Achievements 2013: Best Female Debut for Student of the Year by Times of India Film Awards
2015: Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress for Highway
2017: Filmfare Best Actress Award for Udta Punjab
2017: Listed in Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia
Tattoo Written “Pataka” in Hindi on the backside of her neck
• In 2014, she participated in an extravaganza in Uttar Pradesh’s Saifai village (Saifai Mahotsava organized by Samajwadi Party); at the time when Muzzafarnagar riots took place in Uttar Pradesh. She later apologized for it and said that she regretted not being much politically aware.
• After appearing in a chat show “Koffee With Karan,” she was trolled for her lack of general awareness and was labeled as “Beauty without Brains.” In an episode, featuring along with Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan, she replied Prithviraj Chauhan; when asked who was the President of India!
• Her name also appeared in the infamous AIB Roast Scandal. An F.I.R. and an arrest warrant were also issued on her name.
Alia Bhatt Boyfriend/Husband
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends • Ramesh Dubey (childhood boyfriend, class 6th)
• Ali Dadarkar (childhood boyfriend, class 8th)
• Varun Dhawan (Actor, Rumoured)
• Kavin Mittal (Businessman, Rumoured)
• Sidharth Malhotra (Actor)
• Ranbir Kapoor (Actor)
Alia Bhatt Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s) Fish, Ragi Chips, French Fries, Rasgulla, Dahi-Chawal, Moong Dal Halwa
Favourite Actor(s) Bollywood: Shah Rukh Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Govinda
Hollywood: Leonardo DiCaprio
Favourite Actress(es) Bollywood: Kareena Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut
Hollywood: Jennifer Lawrence
Favourite Film Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Favourite Musician A. R. Rahman
Favourite Filmmakers Sooraj Barjatya, Karan Johar
Favourite Colour Red
Favourite Label(s) Topshop and River Island
Favourite Perfume/Scent Bleu de Chanel (she likes men’s fragrances)
Favourite Restaurant Ellipsis in Mumbai
Favourite Book The Fault In Our Stars by John Green
Favourite Song “Money On My Mind” by Sam Smith
Favourite Pet Cats
Favourite Destination(s) Himachal Pradesh, London
Favourite Number 8
Car(s) Collection • Land Rover Range Rover Vogue
• Audi Q7
• Audi Q5
• Audi A6
• BMW 7-Series
Salary (approx.) ₹10 crore/film (as in 2018)
Net Worth (approx.) ₹25 crores (as in 2018)
Alia was born into a celebrity background family of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Her father, grandfather, and mother are connected to the movie industry. Alia dreamed to become an actress in a movie from her childhood. She did schooling from the Jamnabai Narsee School. In her childhood, Alia Bhatt did her first acting debut through the movie Sangharsh (1999) as a child role of Prety Zinta.
She did first leading role from the movie Student of the Year co-starring Sidharth Malhotra & Varun Dhawan directed by Karna Johar in 2012. It was a commercially successful movie for her. After that, Alia Bhatt did the collaboration with Dharma Production’s next releases.
Alia Bhatt made her strong stand in Bollywood with three films releasing in the year 2014. She featured in movies Highway (2014), 2 States (2014), and Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya (2014). In the movie Highway, she did the role of a lonely teenage girl co-starring with Randeep Hooda. So, she got a huge appreciation for acting as she was newcomers to Bollywood Film Industry. Also, Alia Bhatt received Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress and a nomination for the Best Actress at the ceremony.
In Indian romantic movie 2 states, she played the role of a Tamil brahmin girl who studies in IIM Ahmedabad and falls in love with a rich Punjabi boy. It was based on the novel 2 states: The Story of My Marriage written by Chetan Bhagat. Alia’s acting was admired by critics and became the top-grossing movie of that year. Moreover, the same year she appeared in the movie Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya along with Varun Dhawan and Siddharth Shukla. It became a second big proud moment for Actress Alia Bhatt.
Following the year 2015, she did romantic comedy movie Shaandaar along with Sahid Kapoor which received poor reviews from critics and box-office. In 2016, she did an outstanding performance in three movies Kapoor & Sons, Udta Punjab, and Dear Zindgi. In Movie Kapoor & Sons, Actress Alia Bhatt played the role of a young girl with buried past along with Bollywood stars Sidharth Malhotra and Fawad Khan. Moreover, the next film Udta Punjab was along with Shahid Kapoor in which she played the role of poor Bihari girl. Her acting in that film praised by critics and is marked as the best acting of actress Alia Bhatt till that moment. Actress Alia Bhatt received several awards including the International Indian Film Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, Filmfare, Zee Cine, and Screen Awards for Best Actress.
In the year of 2017, she featured in romantic comedy movie Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya along with Varun Dhawan. Also, again it was a commercially successful movie for actress Alia Bhatt. It became the highest-grossing movie of that year with ₹1.95 billion gross. Actress Alia Bhatt received another nomination at Filmfare award for the best actress. Following year she appeared in movie Raazi along with Vicky Kaushal.
In the movie Razzi, Alia Bhatt has played the role of young girl Shehmat who is an undercover intelligence officer for RAW. Her acting in that movie earned several awards for Best Actress. Moreover, It became the highest-grossing Hindi film featuring the Female protagonist.
In 2019, she became a female cast of movie Gully Boy. Brahmastra, Kalank, Takht, and Sadak. In a movie, Gully Boy Alia Bhatt is co-starring with Ranveer Singh. Moreover, the movie Brahmastra is along with Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbeer Kapoor, and Mouni Roy. In Kalank’s movie, actress Alia Bhatt is featured with Madhuri Dixit, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur, and Sanjay Dutt. Additionally, Alia is the female cast of historical movie Takht along with Kareena Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. Also, Alia is the female cast of historical movie Takht along with Kareena Kapoor and Ranveer Singh.
Year Film Role Notes
1999 Sangharsh Young Reet Oberoi Special appearance
2012 Student of the Year Shanaya Singhania Nominated Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut
2014 Highway Veera Tripathi Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress
Nominated Filmfare Award for Best Actress
2014 2 States Ananya Swaminathan
2014 Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania Kavya Pratap Singh
2014 Going Home Herself Short film
2014 Ugly Young Shalini Cameo appearance
2015 Shaandaar Alia Arora
2016 Kapoor & Sons Tia Malik
2016 Udta Punjab Bauria/Mary Jane Filmfare Award for Best Actress
2016 Ae Dil Hai Mushkil DJ Cameo appearance
2016 Dear Zindagi Kaira Nominated Filmfare Award for Best Actress
2017 Badrinath Ki Dulhania Vaidehi Trivedi Nominated Filmfare Award for Best Actress
2018 Welcome to New York Herself Cameo appearance
2018 Raazi Sehmat Khan Filmfare Award for Best Actress
Nominated Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress
2018 Zero Herself Special appearance
2019 Gully Boy Safeena Firdausi
2019 Kalank Roop Chaudhry
2019 Student of the Year 2 Unnamed Special appearance in song “The Hook Up Song”
2020 Sadak 2 Film has yet to be released TBA Filming
2020 RRR Film has yet to be released Sita Telugu film; filming
2020 Brahmastra Film has yet to be released Isha Filming
Year Song Performer
2019 “Prada” The Doorbeen (featuring Shreya Sharma)
Track Year Album
“Sooha Saha” 2014 Highway
“Samjhawan Unplugged” Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania
“Ikk Kudi (Club Mix)” 2016 Udta Punjab
“Love You Zindagi (Club Mix)” Dear Zindagi
“Ae Zindagi Gale Laga Le 2”
“Humsafar (Alia’s version)” 2017 Badrinath Ki Dulhania
Some Lesser Known Facts About Alia Bhatt
- Does Alia Bhatt smoke?: Not Known
- Does Alia Bhatt drink alcohol?: Yes
- Alia was born to a Gujarati-Hindu father and a Kashmiri-German-Muslim mother.
- She had expressed her desire to become an actress when she was just 2 years old.
- She was first seen as a child artist in the film ‘Sanghrash’ (1999); starring Akshay Kumar and Preity Zinta, in which she played the younger Preity Zinta.
- She never wanted her debut film to be directed or produced by her father, Mahesh Bhatt.
- When she was around 15 years, she had screen-tested for Balika Vadhu with Ranbir Kapoor.
- Earlier, she used to be overweight, but for the demand of a glamours role in her debut film ‘Student of the Year’ (2012), she lost around 16 kg of weight; after getting trained by a personal trainer for 3 months under a strict diet.
- She beat 400 girls at the auditions to get the lead role in ‘Student of the Year.’
- In 2014, she turned singer and sang “Sooha Saaha;” soundtrack in the film ‘Highway.’
- She is an animal lover and has done campaigning for PETA to raise awareness about homeless animals.
- Alia is scared of darkness, and that’s why she sleeps at night with lights on.
- She prefers to drink cold beverages over hot ones.
- She has a habit of smelling her fingers.
- Alia has a habit of making diary entries every night.
- Alia believes she is a very lazy person and can sleep for more than 12 hours at a stretch.
- She likes to use men’s perfumes only.
- She has a god-gifted flexible body and can twist her body parts very easily.
- She gets very nervous while traveling by air.
- She can’t afford to have a meal without curd as she is so addicted to it.
- She first met Ranbir Kapoor, when she was 11 years old, and since then, she had a crush on him.
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