Bollywood celebrities praised newbie actor Alia Bhatt on her second film Highway and strongly recommended audiences to watch the road movie
Directed by Imtiaz Ali and also starring Randeep Hooda in a pivotal role, Highway hit theatres on Friday (February 21).
Karan Johar, who launched Alia Bhatt in the Hindi Film industry with Student of the Year, said, “I felt like a proud Parent when I saw Highway… Alia Bhatt is exceptional!!”
Parineeti Chopra posted,”Go go go Aliaa!!! ‘Highway is going to be huge and you are going to be the best actress and biggest star ever! Guys don’t miss it.”
Sidharth Malhotra, who starred with Alia in her debut film, wished her luck. “Must watch my Radha on the Highway tomorrow. Best of luck Alia, hearing great things, very excited, love and kiss,” Sidharth tweeted.
Highway movie review: Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda starrer has everything, but a strong and believable story line!
Punit Malhotra posted, “Worked with Alia just once and was bowled over by her… And then I watched Highway last night… Pls watch it.”
Actor-filmmaker Shekhar Kapur was all praise for the director and the cast. “Two very memorable performances take you down a wonderful journey of their internal lives and anguish. Highway Thank you Imtiaz Ali for the journey,” he tweeted. “Randeep Hooda is absolutely brilliant. Alia is the most refreshing entry into Hindi Cinema in recent times,” he added.