What! Mahesh Bhatt too had a role in Alia's RAAZI


Soni Razdan who has worked in films like 36 CHOWRINGHEE LANE, MANDI, SAARANSH, MONSOON WEDDING and PAGE 3, will be seen playing her real daughter's reel mother in the upcoming spy thriller RAAZI after a long hiatus.

Sharing about her role in Meghna Gulzar's directorial she says, "It's a small part but I couldn't let it go for emotional reasons. I have an extremely emotional role in the film as the father (Rajit Kapur) has allowed his daughter to be a spy for India and go to Pakistan, but I'm the only one who opposes the idea initially."

Talking about her daughter Alia Bhatt she says, "I really love her approach to work. She breathes a different kind of life and brings distinct quality into every performance and character. I am happy that today, everyone knows me as Alia's mother. As a family, all of us are very proud of what she is doing.

Currently, Soni Razdan is keen to become a director and is working on it.

Meghna Gulzar’s RAAZI, starring Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal in lead roles, focuses on a Kashmiri girl married into a Pakistani family by her father to spy for India.

Speaking about the same, we got to know that Mahesh Bhatt is quite impressed with Alia and Soni’s performance in RAAZI/

A source shares, “Bhatt Saab was very impressed with Meghna’s direction as well as the movie and came up with few valuable suggestions, some of which the team readily agreed. Coming from Bhatt Saab himself, the inputs were much appreciated by both Meghna and her team. He also made it a point to openly express what a cinematic masterpiece she has created."

RAAZI presented by Junglee Pictures and Dharma Productions and produced by Vineet Jain, Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar and Apoorva Mehta is slated to release on May 11, 2018.