Pooja wants sister Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor for `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` remake

Last Updated: Monday, August 13, 2012 - 13:08

Mumbai: Actress-turned-director Pooja Bhatt is keen to remake her own film `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` with sister Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor in the lead.

The 1991 film `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` was directed by Mahesh Bhatt and featured Pooja and Aamir Khan.

"I would love to remake `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` with Alia and Ranbir Kapoor in the lead. I think if there is anyone, who could take my place in that film, then it is Alia. And as far as Aamir`s character is concerned I think Ranbir is the best choice," Pooja told PTI.

"I am dreaming about this. It is my dream to cast them," she added.

In `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` Pooja played the role of a daughter of a rich shipping tycoon? Anupam Kher, while Aamir played a reporter.

Meanwhile, Alia is making her debut in Bollywood with Karan Johar`s upcoming directorial venture `Student of the Year`.

In the film, Alia stars opposite newcomers Siddharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan, son of director David Dhawan.

The film produced by Karan Johar and co-produced by Shah Rukh Khan, releases on October 19.

Pooja is elated after seeing the first trailer of `Student of the Year` and is all praises for Alia.

"Alia is fabulous. We are happy that she is making her debut with a film like `Student of the Year`. We have seen the trailer and it is amazing, Alia looks brilliant. Looking at it I feel a new star is born," Pooja said.

PTI



First Published: Monday, August 13, 2012 - 13:10

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