Has Alia Bhatt lost Bhansali's film to Deepika due to Karan Johar?

New Delhi, Sep 15, News24 Bureau: After working with Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone in three films, producer-director Sanjay Leela Bhansali wanted to do something new. That's why, Deepika Padukone's name was removed from his list, and this time the new entry was Alia Bhatt, but now it seems that it is not happening.

Now the news is that Sanjay Leela Bhansali has signed his favourite actress Deepika Padukone in place of Alia Bhatt for the period drama opposite Ranveer Singh. Now you should be thinking that how could Alia loose the opportunity to work with Sanjay Leela Bhansali, so let's tell you that this is due to Karan Johar.

Actually, Alia is also working in Karan Johar's film 'Kalank'. According to the reports, Alia also wanted to do the film of Bhansali, but at the same time, Karan announced his film. Now everyone knows how important Karan Johar is for Alia. Therefore, Alia made-up her mind to say no to Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

Well, the pair of Deepika and Bhansali is famous for their films. If both of them work again, this will be their fourth movie. These days, Alia is in a relationship with Deepika's former boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor. By the way, Ranveer-Alia has completed the shooting of a movie 'Gully Boy'.