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It is often said that big surprises come in small packets. Alia Bhatt, 23, gorgeous, beautiful, bubbly and amazing performer has proved that if you have talent, age does not matter. In a short span of her career, she has given some amazing performances. From a spoiled teenager, a girl next door to the amazing Veera in Highway, Alia knows how to leave a permanent mark in the industry and in the hearts of people. Hailing from a creative gene family of Bollywood, Alia is among the popular actors of today who has immense talent. From the purity and freshness she brings to the characters, it is sure that soon Alia would be the next queen of Bollywood. And all we fans want is to see this chirpy and happy actor on screen over and over again who charms her way to our hearts. Know little bit more about this ‘cuteheart’ in these 7 facts which you didn’t know about her:
If you still believe that Alia Bhatt's first movie in Bollywood is "Student of the Year", well, you are wrong. The first movie Alia Bhatt acted in was Sangharsh in 1999. She played a younger version of Preity Zinta at the age of 6. Guess, acting truly runs in her blood.
Alia is known to be a hardcore foodie. She once said that she can have French fries any time of her day. Also because of her this craze, she got to lose 16 kgs for Student of the year as Karan Johar wanted her to look chic and slim for the movie.
Not just great actor, Alia is known to be a great singer who took training from the great A.R. Rehman. To burst stress, she also paints charcoal paintings which soothe her. Apart from this, Alia used to play handball in her school and was quite good at it.
Even though she comes from a Bollywood family; no special treatment was given to her. She had to give audition for Student of the year and it was she who got selected out of 500 or so girls because of her charming and bubbly personality.
Often played characters of outspoken and chatterbox girl next door, Alia Bhatt in real life is known to be introvert. Very close to her mom, sister and her friends, she keeps her personal life and issues to herself.
Born to Hindu parents who converted into Muslim for getting married, Alia's parents made sure that she and her sister were brought up as atheists. Alia has Kashmiri and German linkage from her maternal side and Gujarati from paternal side. She has grown up with different traditions.
One of the weirdest pet peeves of Alia is that she enjoys Men's perfume and often gets a high from them. She says that she uses Men's perfume and often keeps on changing them as per her mood. Well, whatever makes her happy