Brakes were applied to several films in Bollywood with the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus since March 2020, one of it is Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawadi starring Alia Bhatt in the lead role. As per reports in Mid Day, SLB is planning to resume shooting from October 2020. The team has plans to shoot Alia’s solo scenes and few other sequences which require a lesser number of people. It also reports makers will add some cheat shots which will be fine tuned during the VFX stage.
Known for his grandeur, Bhansali will not compromise on the pivotal scenes, and hence he plans to shoot it later. Currently the film set is being fixed and sanitized to be all set for the shoot. Meanwhile, the makers are yet to finalise the date from when the camera will once again roll. Recreated Kamathipura brothels depicting the 60s was dismantled just before the rains, with only the important parts of the sets still standing in the designated studio.
As our SpotboyE.com exclusive reports Ekta Kapoor's Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2 actor Parth Samthaan has been signed for this project to be seen in an important role.
Gangubai Kathiawadi is based on one of the stories from the book Mafia Queens of Mumbai by Hussain Zaidi. It was after Alia Bhatt and Salman Khan starrer Inshallah to be helmed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali got shelved, Alia was roped in for Gangubai Kathiawadi. ALSO READ: Parth Samthaan Bags Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Gangubai Kathiawadi Starring Alia Bhatt- EXCLUSIVE Buzz
Besides this film Alia Bhatt will be seen in Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra, SS Rajamouli’s RRR and Karan Johar’s Takht. ALSO READ: From Takht And Brahmastra To Gangubai Kathiawadi, Here's A List Of Alia Bhatt's Upcoming Films
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