Gangubai Alia & Shantanu Maheshwari’s Chemistry Makes Netizens Go Gaga!
Maestro Sanjay Leela Bhansali is back again with another magical project Gangubai Kathiawadi. The movie stars Alia Bhatt, Shantanu Maheshwari, and Ajay Devgn in prominent roles. The film is all set to release 2.5 years after Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali announced it. Despite several offers from OTT platforms, the producers chose to release the movie on the big screen first.
While the actors are busy with the film’s promotion, the movie’s song ‘Jab Saiyaan‘ is the talk of the town! Shantanu Maheshwari and Alia Bhatt’s sizzling chemistry has left netizens with heart eyes for the duo and rightly so. The music video shows the innocent romance between lead actors Alia and Shantanu. ‘Jab Saiyaan’ was released on YouTube on February 15th.
Speaking about the song, singer Shreya Ghoshal stated, ‘Jab Saiyaan is one of the most different compositions by sir. It’s always a learning experience for me every time I work with him. 20 years of my musical career and I have to thank him for believing in me and giving me my debut. He’s a magician who truly understands the art of filmmaking and music. I am so happy that I am a part of his Gangubai Kathiawadi journey as well. Jab Saiyaan is a song that will make everyone fall in love once again!’
Alia Bhatt & Shantanu Maheshwari All Praises About Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Talking about the film and maestro Sanjay Leela Bhansali, both Shantanu and Alia called it a learning experience. Alia said, ‘What I admire about Sanjay sir is that he wants to surprise you each time around’. Shantanu too was all praises about Bhansali. The actor stated, ‘When I got to know I have been selected, I was thrilled because I was getting to work with the best.’
Gangubai Kathiawadi is a biographical film based on a real-life sex worker. The film shows the journey of Gangubai, played by Alia Bhatt, who makes her way to becoming a prominent figure in the underworld. Shantanu Maheshwari plays opposite Gangubai as her love interest in the film. The two are busy promoting the film through their social media channels.