Parth Samthaan roped in to Play Alia Bhatt’s ‘Lover’ in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawaadi – Reports

Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2 actor Parth Samthaan has been roped in to play Alia Bhatt's lover in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next film.
Parth Samthaan roped in to Play Alia Bhatt's 'Lover' in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Next

Every girl’s heartthrob Parth Samthaan has been in the news lately for many different reasons. Earlier he was tested positive for the novel coronavirus and later when he got recovered, he was bashed by his neighbor to roam around the society before his self-isolation period got over.

However, it was also in the news that Parth Samthaan is quitting Ekta Kapoor‘s popular TV show Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2. There were many speculations made after the news of Parth leaving the show was reported, and amongst many speculations, it was said that Parth is quitting the show for better future perspectives.

Now, according to TOI reports, Parth will play Alia Bhatt‘s lover in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next movie. The movie is titled as Gangubai Kathiawadi and is a biographical crime film about a young girl, who is sold by her boyfriend into prostitution.

The portal quoted a source saying, “This was the reason why Parth wanted to take a break from the TV so that he can prepare for his big Bollywood break, the shooting of which will be scheduled soon.. He didn’t want to juggle between his TV show and his big Bollywood project.”

The source further mentioned that he wanted to be not seen on the small screen before he graduated on to the silver screen. Parth has been quite excited about the role and the talks were on for quite a few months. “He even informed the same to the producer of his show KZK2, Ekta Kapoor,” revealed the source.

Till now his role was kept under wraps as the makers didn’t want to reveal it, stated the report.

Parth Samthaan was playing the role of Anurag Basu in Ekta Kapoor’s Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2 and will soon be a part of the Bollywood industry.