Mahesh Bhatt is making a comeback to direction with the sequel to his 1991 release Sadak. Sadak 2 went on floors yesterday and the makers have now locked the release date of their movie.
Sadak 2, which stars Sanjay Dutt, Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur and Pooja Bhatt in the lead roles will release on July 10, 2020. Pooja and Sanjay had played the lead role in the original and fans of the actors are excited to see them together on the big screen again. Mahesh Bhatt’s last directorial was 1999 release Kartoos.
On the first day of the shoot, his daughter Alia shared that she was petrified to be working under her father. Alia posted an image of the film’s clapboard with her fans and along with it, she wrote, “Today is Day 1 of Sadak 2. And that’s my father, now also my director, holding the clap. I begin shoot in a few days and honestly, I’m petrified. I feel like a tiny mouse trying to climb a beautiful, immense, emotional mountain.”
“I hope I make it to the top and if I fall I hope I’m able to get up again. It’s a tough climb but from everything I’ve seen and everything I’ve heard, I know every single step and misstep will be worth it! Here’s to movies, family, dreams and starting out on a brand NEW journey! And what a journey it’s going to be!!!!” she further added.
The film deals with the issue of depression. It is about love, loss and redemption. Sadak 2 revolves around a young woman’s (Alia Bhatt) encounter with a godman who is out to expose a fake guru who runs an ashram. The second edition of the Sadak franchise also stars Gulshan Grover and Makarand Deshpande.
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