Alia Bhatt has announced her next film with Vasan Bala. Reuniting with Dharma Productions, the actress is set to co-produce the movie under her banner Eternal Sunshine Productions. Titled Jigra.
Dharma Productions took to social media to make the announcement on Tuesday. The tweet read, “@aliaa08 is back to put up a courageous fight like no other for her #Jigra! JIGRA, directed by Vasan Bala – releasing in cinemas on 27th September 2024.” Along with the announcement, the production house released a video as well.
Alia wrote a long caption, sharing her excitement and nervousness as a second-time producer. She wrote, “Presenting #Jigra, directed by the extremely talented @vasanbala and produced by @dharmamovies & @eternalsunshineproduction.”
“From debuting in a Dharma production to now producing a film with them, in many ways, it feels like coming full circle from where I started. Every day is a different day… exciting, challenging (and a little scary)… not just as an actor but also as a producer as we bring this film to life, and I CANNOT wait to share more as we move forward. JIGRA – in cinemas on 27th September 2024,” she further added.
While the plot of the film is kept under wraps, the reading sessions reportedly began in August and the plan is to go on floors soon.
The film is set to release in theatres on September 27, 2024.