The film by Meghna Gulzar has not only fetched rave reviews but also set the cash registers ringing. The young actress’s spy act has won a million hearts.
Noted film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and shared the latest figures. He wrote: “Although biz dries up by the time most films reach Week 4, #Raazi proves an exception… Continues to attract STEADY footfalls… [Week 4] Fri 1.05 cr, Sat 1.70 cr, Sun 2.30 cr, Mon 85 lakhs, Tue 80 lakhs, Wed 80 lakhs. Total: ₹ 117.34 cr. India biz.”
It is an adaptation of Harinder Sikka’s novel ‘Calling Sehmat’, about an Indian spy married to a Pakistani military officer during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. The film hit the screens on May 11, 2018.
On the professional front, Alia will next be seen opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Ayan Mukerji’s directorial ‘Brahmastra’, the first part of the superhero trilogy announced by Karan Johar. The film also stars Amitabh Bachchan in a pivotal role besides TV actress Mouni Roy in a supporting act.
She will be seen in Ranveer Singh starrer ‘Gully Boy’ which is helmed by Zoya Akhtar besides ‘Kalank’ which stars Varun Dhawan, Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt, Sonakshi Sinha and Aditya Roy Kapur in lead roles.
The positive word of mouth publicity has definitely given it a good push.