I can’t wait to be directed by my father: Alia Bhatt

New Delhi: Alia Bhatt is having a dream run both professionally and personally. The talented actress is not just the toast of Bollywood for her acting skills but personally too, she has been in news for dating heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor.

On the work front, Alia is looking forward to being directed by her father the legendary director, Mahesh Bhatt. Speaking about it at a beauty award recently, Alia said, “I can’t wait to be directed by my father. The kind of energy he has, I have to calm him down sometimes. He is a youth icon. He sleeps at 9 pm and wakes up at 5 am. If there is any quality within me that is icon-like, all thanks to my father and mother.”

Alia will be directed in Sadak 2 by Mahesh Bhatt. The movie marks the return of senior Bhatt to direction. It will also reunite Pooja Bhatt and Sanjay Dutt who were the leads in Sadak. Aditya Roy Kapur is the male lead opposite Alia in Sadak 2.

Alia also thanked all her female staff including her manager, make up artist and stylist for making her look and feel the best.

The spunky actress also had a message for all her fans for Diwali. Alia requested all her fans to not burst crackers as it troubles and harms animals especially, dogs.