As Adipurush gears up for its theatrical release bringing forth the tale of Ramayana, another film on the same theme is in the making. Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who essayed the role of Sita in the blockbuster film RRR, is set to portray Goddess Sita in Nitesh Tiwari's much-anticipated film, Ramayana. Alia Bhatt Roped In to Play Sita Opposite Ranbir Kapoor's Ram in Nitesh Tiwari's Ramayana – Reports.

As per media reports, Alia has been confirmed to play Sita opposite real-life husband Ranbir Kapoor, who will be seen as Lord Ram. For those wondering if Nitesh Tiwari's film was shelved, there's good news.

The film is totally on track. Alia was also spotted outside Nitesh Tiwari's office recently. Nitesh, who is known for films like Dangal, Chhichhore, is currently busy with his next film starring Varun Dhawan and Janhvi Kapoor-starrer Bawaal which is based on World War. This will be the second collaboration between Alia and Ranbir after their last film 'Brahmastra'.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jun 08, 2023 07:28 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website