In the process of embracing her true self and cultivating her art to perfection, Alia Bhatt has crafted an interesting trajectory for herself.
n the grand theater of life, Alia Bhatt is no mere spectator; she’s a versatile performer who has masterfully molded herself to fit various capacities. Taking on new roles as a mother, wife, and daughter-in-law has not slowed her down; on the contrary, she seems determined to embrace a new side of herself and venture into unexplored territories. Amidst this intriguing juggle, her artistry shines, a radiant star illuminating not just the Bollywood sky but casting its brilliance far beyond, captivating hearts worldwide. Bhatt has created a magnetic and relatable persona, so much so that she resonates with millions, igniting flames of inspiration for those who dream of being in the limelight or wish to navigate the intricate tapestry of their everyday lives as empowered women.
She has come a long way since 2012. Moving beyond all the negative criticism she received, the actress focused on improving her craft. Alia has added a lot to her profile this year, both globally and internationally. With a quarter of a year left, we still have to see how the actress concludes 2023, but till then, let’s look at her achievements so far.
Understanding the assignment:
Alia Bhatt aces her Met Gala debut
with elegance and charm
Stepping onto the global stage, Alia Bhatt made her dazzling debut at the Met Gala, following in the footsteps of fellow icons Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra. This year’s Met Gala, honoring the legendary Karl Lagerfeld, celebrated his trailblazing approach to Chanel’s brand identity, with a theme steeped in his signature black-and-white aesthetic.
Drawing inspiration from Chanel’s 1992 Couture collection, Bhatt reimagined her look with a distinctive touch – a bespoke white fingerless glove crafted by Indian brand Outhouse Jewellery, a nod to Lagerfeld’s hallmark style. Her makeup exuded subtlety with smoky eyes, nude lips, and beach waves in half-up, half-down hair. To complete her look, she added earrings adorned with pearls and spikes.
Paving her way to mark many firsts: Alia Bhatt as the first
Indian global ambassador
On May 11, a significant announcement reverberated through the fashion world as Alia Bhatt was unveiled as the Indian global ambassador for the Italian luxury brand, Gucci. A testament to her rising prominence, the actress graced Gucci’s anticipated Cruise 2024 showcase in Seoul, seamlessly joining the prestigious league of Gucci’s international ambassadors, including the likes of Dakota Johnson and K-pop sensation Hanni.
This landmark move not only underscores Bhatt’s influence but also marks a noteworthy shift in the landscape of Indian representation on the global fashion stage. Through this Bhatt has proved that she is a force to be reckoned with and is a trailblazer in the making.
Venturing beyond borders: Alia Bhatt’s Hollywood debut in Heart of Stone
Alia Bhatt’s global journey continued, as the actress joined the cast of Netflix spy thriller, Heart of Stone, starring Gal Gadot and Jamie Dornan. Bhatt graced the screen as a villainous computer hacker, her performance marking her inaugural foray into Hollywood’s vast landscape.
The film also marked Bhatt performing her first-ever action sequences. What elevates this feat to unprecedented heights is the fact that she embarked on this action-packed journey while being pregnant with her first child, Raha. Talk about a superhero on and off the screen!
Shining bright: Alia Bhatt sweeps awards
for her performances
Alia Bhatt’s exceptional talents were celebrated at various prestigious awards ceremonies. Notably, she was honored with the 69th National Film Award for Best Actress for her compelling portrayal in Gangubai Kathiawadi, alongside sharing the award with Kriti Sanon for her role in Mimi. She also won Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female) award at 68th Hyundai Filmfare Awards for her performance in Gangubai Kathiawadi.
The actress also bagged another award for the film Gangubai Kathiawadi, winning an IIFA for Best Actress, marking her fourth win in this category. The applause continued at the Zee Cine Awards, where she triumphed as the Best Actress (Female Jury) for her role in Gangubai Kathiawadi. Additionally, she bagged the Best Actor (Female Viewer’s Choice) award for her performance in Darlings.
In a world brimming with talent and aspiration, Alia Bhatt stands as a radiant example.
Unwavering dedication: Alia Bhatt does justice to her role in Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani:
Back home, Bhatt reunited with Karan Johar and her Gully Boy co-star Ranveer Singh for the rom-com Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, which marks the celebration of Karan Johar’s 25th year in the industry.
The film’s roaring success is a remarkable feat for Bhatt, not only due to the box office figures and the praise the film has garnered from both the critics and audience alike but also due to the actress’s personal accomplishment. Bhatt shot the film’s popular song ‘Tum Kya Mile’ merely four months after giving birth to her daughter.