In a press meet held on Thursday in Hyderabad, the makers of RRR announced that Alia Bhatt would be a part of the starcast. She will be starring opposite Ram Charan in SS Rajamouli’s film.
Alia shared her excitement on being a part of the film, She said,
“Working with Rajamouli sir is a big big tick off my bucket list.. also to be alongside Ram Charan and Jr. NTR is an absolute honour.. I am very excited about this experience and also working in the south for the first time.. I begin shoot in less than a month.. I will be playing the role of Sita, and the film is set in 1920s backdrop.”
At the press meet, SS Rajmouli discussed a bit about Alia’s character in the film. He told that Alia’s entry in the film will change the whole story and is something which will surprise the audience.
Post the announcement, Alia wrote on twitter,
“Today I feel truly truly grateful.. Cannot wait to begin this beautiful journey with this stellar cast and massive team.. thank you @ssrajamouli sir for giving me this opportunity to be directed by you.. #RRRPressMeet.” She seemed pretty excited to do another period film after Kalank.