6 Films Rejected By Alia Bhatt

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Golmaal Again (2017)

Alia was offered the female lead part in the fourth instalment of Rohit Shetty's blockbuster franchise, but she could not be a part of it. The role then went on to be played by Parineeti Chopra.

Saaho (2019)

Before RRR, Alia was offered the female lead role in another pan-Indian film opposite Prabhas, but she chose to let it go due to the limited importance of the role. Shraddha Kapoor then took on the part and the film became a massive hit.

Shershaah (2021)

The blue-eyed girl of Dharma was offered the romantic lead role in their production but date issues forced her to give up the film. Kiara Advani stepped in, and the chemistry between Sidharth Malhotra and her translated to on-screen magic and real-life love.

Thugs Of Hindostan (2018)

))Alia Bhatt was approached to play the role of dancer Suraiya in this YRF production, which Katrina Kaif then played. The big-budgeted film, unfortunately, became a commercial flop.

Neerja (2016)

The role of real-life hero Neerja Bhanot was offered to Alia but later went to Sonam Kapoor due to height issues. Sonam's performance earned her a National Award, critical appreciation and commercial success.

Raabta (2017)

Alia was approached to play the lead role opposite Sushant Singh Rajput in Dinesh Vijan's directorial debut. But later, Kriti Sanon stepped in and the chemistry between the leads was lauded. Eventually, this romantic thriller flopped at the box office.

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