Jigra starring Alia Bhatt and co-produced by Karan Johar, is scheduled to be released on September 27, 2024.

Jigra starring Alia Bhatt is scheduled to be released on September 27, 2024.

Alia Bhatt Announces Her Next Film “Jigra” in Collaboration with Dharma Productions

Fresh off the success of her recent Bollywood venture, “Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani,” and her Hollywood debut in “Heart of Stone,” Alia Bhatt is back in the limelight with yet another exciting project. The talented actress has now disclosed her next cinematic endeavour, a collaboration with director Vasan Bala, which also marks her return to Dharma Productions, albeit in a new role – that of a co-producer under her production banner, Eternal Sunshine Productions. Titled “Jigra,” this film is generating substantial buzz and is scheduled for a theatrical release on September 27, 2024.


The announcement of “Jigra” was made by Dharma Productions via their official social media channels, where they tweeted, “@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.” Accompanying the tweet was an intriguing video that added to the anticipation surrounding the project.

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Taking to her own social media, Alia Bhatt shared her excitement about her second venture as a producer, following last year’s “Darlings,” a co-production with Red Chillies Entertainment. “Presenting #Jigra, directed by the incredibly talented @vasanbala and produced by @dharmamovies & @eternalsunshineproduction,” she remarked as she offered her gratitude. In many respects, I’ve come full circle from my beginnings, from my acting debut in a Dharma production to our current collaboration on a film. 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.”

While details about the plot of “Jigra” have been closely guarded, there have been reports suggesting that reading sessions for the film commenced in August, indicating that the project is gearing up to roll cameras soon. Notably, this collaboration with Dharma Productions marks Alia Bhatt’s twelfth outing with the banner, a remarkable testament to the strong working relationship she shares with the producer extraordinaire, Karan Johar. It’s worth noting that Alia began her Bollywood journey with Dharma Productions in the hit film “Student of the Year,” directed by Karan Johar himself.

Jigra starring Alia Bhatt
As Alia Bhatt ventures into her role as a co-producer once again, it showcases her multi-faceted talent and her commitment to pushing boundaries in the film industry. Her ability to seamlessly transition from being in front of the camera to working behind it is a testament to her versatility and ambition.

In addition to “Jigra,” Alia Bhatt has also signed up for a promising project with Yash Raj Films (YRF). She is set to star in a yet-to-be-announced spy thriller alongside the talented Sharvari Wagh. This film promises to be another exciting addition to Alia’s growing list of diverse roles, and fans eagerly await further details about this intriguing project.

As the anticipation builds for “Jigra” and her YRF spy thriller, Alia Bhatt continues to cement her position as one of Bollywood’s most versatile and sought-after actresses. Her foray into Hollywood with “Heart of Stone” further demonstrates her global appeal and her ability to make a mark on the international stage.

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With “Jigra” scheduled for a September 27, 2024 release, fans of Alia Bhatt and Bollywood enthusiasts alike have something to look forward to as they eagerly await the unveiling of this mysterious project. As the film’s details slowly emerge and the excitement continues to build, one thing is certain – Alia Bhatt’s journey in the world of cinema is marked by relentless dedication, unwavering passion, and an unending commitment to pushing boundaries and exploring new horizons. Her collaboration with Dharma Productions in “Jigra” is poised to be another milestone in her illustrious career, and fans can’t wait to see what surprises she has in store for them.

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