Alia Bhatt: The Raazi Actor's Transformation In Udta Punjab

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Alia Bhatt’s performance in Udta Punjab was hugely lauded by the masses. Here are all the details of her transformation for her character in the film. Read on

Written By Tarun Nair | Mumbai | Updated On:
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Alia Bhatt is one of the most versatile actors in India. With her drastic change from Shanaya in Student of the Year to Kumari Pinky in Udta Punjab, the actress has managed to garner a humungous fan base across the country. For her character in Udta Punjab, Alia Bhatt had to undergo dozens of make-up and dialect sessions. Here are all the details you need to know about her transformation in the film.

Alia’s appearance in Udta Punjab

Alia Bhatt was lauded by both fans and critics for her performance in Udta Punjab. In the movie, Alia plays the character of a hockey player, who leaves her village in search of fame but instead gets caught by drug peddlers. The film focuses on the increasing drug abuse in Punjab and how it affects the characters of the movie. Alia had to undergo intense training sessions to portray her character with perfection.

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Alia, during a media interaction, had revealed that she had appointed a dialect coach to enhance her accent. She shared that she left no stone unturned to get into the shoes of her character. Her avatar in Udta Punjab was non-glamorous, which enhanced her role in the film. The movie also stars Kareena Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor and Diljit Dosanjh in prominent roles.

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Alia's Other Performances

Alia Bhatt’s performances in movies like Gully Boy and Highway impressed fans and were critically applauded. In an interview, Alia Bhatt revealed that she didn’t wash her hair for months, to portray the character of Veera Tripathi in Highway. Alia will be next seen in Brahmastra. The film pairs her with her real-life boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor.

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