&pictures presents #AliaMarch, a celebration of Alia Bhatt’s birthday, featuring special premieres of ‘Gangubai Kathiawadi’ on 11th March and ‘Darlings’ on 15th March 2023.
Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Gangubai Kathiawadi stars Alia Bhatt in the lead. With her spectacular bold looks and amazing acting skills, Alia Bhatt has won many hearts across the globe for her performance. The film traces the story of a simple girl, Ganga, whose life turns upside down when she is sold to a brothel. She then embraces her destiny and swings it in her favor. The film is set to premiere on &pictures on March 11, 2023.
Another film produced by Alia Bhatt, Gauri Khan and Gaurav Verma, Darlings, starring Alia Bhatt is a dark comedy thriller and co-stars Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma and Roshan Mathew in lead roles. The actor portrays the role of Badru, a simple homemaker suffering from domestic violence by her husband. She decides to take matters in her own hands to get justice. Darlings will premiere on &pictures on March 15, 2023, which also marks Alia’s birthday.
Speaking about the special premieres, Alia Bhatt says, “Well, it is never about gender-centric roles. Good scripts and strong characters have always interested me. Playing Gangu or Badru has been very intense and truthful. I have put in a lot of hard work to understand the characters and get into the skin of Gangu and Badru. I hope the films reach a wider audience with their premieres on &pictures.”