Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who is slated to be seen in Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra has signed with WME talent agency. The move is being considered a significant one, given the fact that WME has represented highly popular celebrities and actresses like Gal Gadot, Emma Stone and Oprah Winfrey. The news of Bhatt signing with WME also fuels the rumour of her making her way into Hollywood.
Fans of Dear Zindagi actress Alia Bhatt have another reason to celebrate. The actress has already been making waves by setting up her new production house, her new apparel line, and by being slated to woo her fans in multiple film projects.
Bhatt Going International? WME Representation Promising
Now, Bhatt is rumoured to be thinking of going International as she has already signed with WME a talent agency based in USA which represents a slew of celebrities. WME is an international talent agency which represents television actors, film actors, theatre artists, professional sports persons, comedians and speakers.
The Diverse Portfolio of WME
Known for being one of the best talent agencies in Hollywood, WME already represents clients like television talk show extraordinaire Oprah Winfrey, DC Film’s darling and Wonder Woman incarnate Gal Gadot, Academy Award nominated actress Emma Stone and more. Further, the agency also has clienst in Denzel Washington, Mel Gibson, Russell Crowe and more.
Did you know Charlie Chaplin started with…?
WME’s is known for betting its wages on the best horse and the example of the idea comes with the fact that it signed arguably the first comedian and actor in USA – Charlie Chaplin. Since then, it has also ventured into representing directors such as Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino, J.J. Abrams. It represents comedians such as Adam Sandler, Bob Odenkirk and music artists like Eminem, Kanye West, Taylor Swift and more.
A look at Alia Bhat’s Career So Far
Meanwhile, talking about Alia Bhatt – she’s the daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt that in his time made cult-classics such as Saransh, Sir & Sadak. While Bhatt’s career started with a massive entertainer – Student of the Year – she later pivoted to doing more meaningful roles and impressed critics with her acting in Imtiaz Ali’s Highway, Abhishek Chaubey’s Udta Punjab and Meghna Gulzar’s Raazi.
Post COVID-19 Entrepreneurial Ventures
She also received critical acclaim for Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy which also starred Ranveer Singh. The film not only won 4 FilmFare Awards, but also India’s official submission in the 92nd Academy Awards. Since the pandemic, she was not seen on the big screen, but was seen making waves by launching her film production house and her apparel line.
Starting Shooting of ‘Darlings’ with SRK’s Red Chillies Entertainment
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Recently, the young actress launched Eternal Sunshine Productions and announced that she has already started working on her banner’s own film titled Darlings. The film is also being co-produced by Shahrukh Khan’s production house Red Chillies Entertainment.
Further, she also started her own brand called Ed-a-Mamma. The luxury clothing line for children claims to be producing clothes coming from sustainable sources. The product targets kids between the ages of 2-14 years. The 28-year-old actress also has investments in beauty product unicorn Nykaa.
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