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Takht: Alia Bhatt is romance Vicky Kaushal again, Janhvi Kapoor’s opposite Ranveer Singh

Takht: Alia Bhatt is romance Vicky Kaushal again, Janhvi Kapoor’s opposite Ranveer Singh

Karan Johar’s prestigious Project “Takht”, is in news because of it’s amazing & unique star cast. It is an expensive period drama that revolves around the relationship between Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb and his brother, Dara Shukoh.
Karan Johar sure shocked everyone when he made the announcement of this prestigious project with a watch out for it’s unique cast. While Ranveer plays the idealistic Dara, Vicky Kaushal is the self-obsessed, tyrannical Aurangzeb. The film also stars Anil Kapoor, Bhumi Pednekar and Kareena Kapoor Khan as Jahanara.
 Now, another Juicy gossip regarding the period drama is out. A source close to the movie reveals that Alia Bhatt is paired opposite Vicky Kausual once again; they were last seen together in critically and commercially acclaimed Raazi.
On the other hand, Ranveer Singh will be seen romancing Jhanvi Kapoor for the very first time, so it is definitely very fresh pairing, sometime to watch out for.
This is will be Jhanvi Kapoor’s next venture after her debut in “Dadak” which was also a Dharma Productions movie. Janhvi may be playing Nadira Banu Begum who was a Mughal princess. The role may not be a lengthy one as Nadira died before her husband, Dara was executed.
The film traces the rise of Aurangzeb to the Mughal throne after he eliminated his brothers and political enemies. Alia may play Dilras Banu Begum popularly known as Rabia - ud - Daurani. She was Aurangzeb's favourite queen and bore him five children. Takht is a huge film for Karan as he is donning the director's mantle two years after the blockbuster, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. In between, he directed a story in Lust Stories but then it was a much smaller film. The screenplay of the film is by Sumit Roy and dialogues by Hussain Haidry and Sumit Roy. KJo acknowledged them in the first look earning praise from Bollywood writers.