Meanwhile, the chirpy actress has signed Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy
which has her sharing screen space with Ranveer Singh for the first
time. The film will be co-produced by Excel Entertainment and
Zoya's banner Tiger Baby. The shooting is most likely to kickstart
Recently, Alia spoke with a leading tabloid about working with
Zoya in the movie. She was quoted saying to Mumbai Mirror, "It's a
new space for me and I'd wanted to work with Zoya Akhtar ever since
I saw Luck By Chance."
She also spoke fondly of her new co-star Ranveer and added,
"Ranveer is crazy and unabashed and I love that about him. Both of
us are passionate about our films and have a huge mutual admiration
society. We've done some mad commercials together so it's great to
be doing a film now."
Earlier, the duo had starred in a string of commercials for a
travel website and their crackling chemistry left all in awe. It
would be quite interesting to see them in a film on street
Apart from Gully Boys, Alia will also be seen in Ayan Mukherji's
superhero flick starring Ranbir Kapoor. On the other hand, Ranveer
has Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati coming up next.