Alia Bhatt's upcoming movie with Meghna Gulzar titled 'Raazi'

PTI

Jun,23 2017 14:11 27 IST

Mumbai: After playing a Bihari migrant in Udta Punjab, Alia Bhatt is set to play the role of a Kashmiri girl in Meghna Gulzar's espionage thriller Raazi.

File image of Alia Bhatt

File image of Alia Bhatt

The film will see Alia's character married to a Pakistani army officer, which will be played by Masaan actor Vicky Kaushal.

The movie is produced by Junglee Pictures and Dharma Productions and is based on Harinder Sikka's novel, Calling Sehmat, a thrilling saga of a spy who gave all of herself and that of her family in the service of her nation, so that all may live in peace.

Kaushal also expressed his excitement on Twitter and thanked Karan Johar for welcoming him on board the project.

"An honour to be a part of Raazi. Thank You sir," he wrote.

While, Alia simply retweeted Karan's post in which he revealed the details about the movie.

Here is Karan's tweet 
#Raazi starring @aliaa08 and @vickykaushal09 .....thrilled to collaborate with @JungleePictures and work with the talented @meghnagulzar pic.twitter.com/OVboXtaHQm

— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) June 23, 2017