Alia Bhatt hosts special screening for CityLights

Mahesh Bhatt’s youngest daughter Alia Bhatt held a special screening for Hansal Mehta’s ‘CityLights’, on Sunday evening for her family and friends along with the cast and crew – Rajkummar Rao, Patralekha , director Hansal Mehta and Producer Mahesh Bhatt.

The actress was in for a complete surprise and was awestruck by Rajkummar Rao and Patralekha’s performance in the film and couldn’t stop praising the duo. The experience was overwhelming for Alia, and the movie left her speechless!

“#CityLights has left me speechless !!! Emotional, beautiful and painfully honest..Rajkumar and Patralekha are outstanding..”, tweeted Alia.

A source close to the team said, “Alia has been excited for this film since she has been hearing a lot about it from everyone. So the moment she came to know that the film is ready she requested if she could watch it. And she is extremely overwhelmed by the performances from everyone in the film.”

Well, with the screenings just begun we hope that the film does wonders.

CityLights is based on the life of a trader in Rajasthan who comes to the City of Mumbai with his wife and daughter in hope of a better life. The challenges they face, their encounter with a big city and how they rise to meet those challenges nurtured by the power of their love is what CityLights is all about.

CityLights is set to release on 30th May.

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