Alia Bhatt Biography- All About her Early Life, Career, Awards, and Controversies

Alia Bhatt is an Indian actress born and brought up in Mumbai. She is the daughter of Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan. Being a star kid, she always manages to stay in the limelight be it for her movies or her linkups. In her career to date, she has given more hits than flops; to know more about the diva, let’s have a look at her biography.

Bio/Wiki of Alia Bhatt

Real Name- Alia Bhatt

Nickname- Aloo

Date of Birth- 15 March 1993 

Age- 27 Years (in 2020)

Profession- Actress

Physical Features and Stats


In centimeters- 160 cm

In meters- 1.60 m

In feet- 5 feet 3 inches


In kilograms- 55 kgs

In pounds- 121lbs

Figure Measurements- 33-26-34


Eye Color- Black

Hair Color- Light Brown

Career Highlights


Film (As a Child Artist)- Sangharsh (1999)

Actress Alia Bhatt turns 25 -

Film (In a Lead Role)- Student of the Year (2012)

Student of the Year 2': Ex-students Varun Dhawan, Sidharth ...

Song (As a Playback Singer)- Sooha Saha (Highway- 2014)

Personal Life

Date of Birth15 March 1993
Age (in 2020)27 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac Sign Pisces
SchoolJamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai
College/UniversityShe didn’t attend college
Educational QualificationHigh School
Caste/ EthnicityGujarati (Father)Kashmiri and German (Mother)
Food HabitVegetarian
LikesStudying, Sleeping for long hours, Playing Handball 
Dislikes Hot Food & Beverages
Tattoo ‘Pataka’ in Hindi on the backside of neck


Parents Father- Mahesh Bhatt (Director, Producer, Screenwriter)
Alia Bhatt on father Mahesh Bhatt: Can't wait to be directed by ...

Mother- Soni Razdan (Actress, Director)Soni Razdan calls daughter Alia Bhatt 'very instinctive and ...
SiblingsBrother- Rahul Bhatt (Step Brother; a fitness trainer)Meet Alia Bhatt's brother Rahul Bhatt, who stays away from limelight!
Sisters- Shaheen Bhatt (Elder Sister)Pooja Bhatt (Step-Sister)
Alia Bhatt receives B'day wishes from Pooja Bhatt in a quirky ...
Cousins- Emraan Hashmi and Mohit SuriMohit Suri to work with Emraan Hashmi again?

Relationship and Affairs

Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsRamesh Dubey (in class 6th)Ali Dadarkar (in class 8th)
Does Alia Bhatt's ex-boyfriend Ali Dadarkar regret their break-up ...
Varun Dhawan (Actor, Rumored)Varun Dhawan goes down on his knee for Alia Bhatt
Kavin Mittal (Businessman, Rumored)Alia Bhatt is Allegedly Dating A Billionaire! - Celebrity ...
Siddharth Malhotra (Actor)
Pic: Alia Bhatt-Sidharth Malhotra strike a pose at a wedding reception
Ranbir Kapoor (Actor)
Viral: Alia Bhatt And Ranbir Kapoor Spotted Together Amid Lockdown


Food Ragi Chips, French Fries, Rasgulla, Dahi-Chawal, Moong Dal Halwa, Fish
ActorsBollywood- Shahrukh Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, GovindaHollywood- Leonardo Di Caprio
ActressesBollywood- Kareena Kapoor, Kangana RanautHollywood- Jennifer Lawrence
FilmEternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
MusicianA.R. Rehman
FilmmakersKaran Johar, Sooraj Barjatya
PerfumeBleu De CHannel
RestaurantEllipsis in Mumbai
Fashion LabelTopshop and River Island
BookThe Fault in Our Stars by John Green
SongMoney on my Mind by Sam Smith
Pet Cats
DestinationsHimachal Pradesh, London

Awards and Nominations

2013Best Female Debut for Student of the Year by Times of India Film Awards
2015Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress for Highway
2017Filmfare Best Actress Award for Udta Punjab
2017Listed in Forbes 30 under 30 Asia

Cars Collection

  • Land Rover Range Rover Vogue
  • Audi Q7
  • Audi Q5
  • Audi A6
  • BMW 7-series

Income and Assets

Salary- Rs. 10 crore/film (in 2018)

Net Worth- Rs. 25 crore (in 2018)


  • She was trolled for her lack of general awareness when in the chat show ‘Koffee with Karan’, she was asked about ‘President of India’ to which she replied ‘Prithviraj Chauhan’.
  • She was also involved in the AIB Roast scandal and an F.I.R. and arrest warrant was issued in her name.
  • She was again in news for promoting nepotism and after the Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, she started losing her followers on Instagram as fans accused her of promoting nepotism in Bollywood.
  • In 2014, she got into trouble due to performing at the controversial Safai Mahotsav organized in Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav’s native village Saifai. The event involved huge finances which as per netizens could have been used towards helping Muzzafarnagar riot victims.
  • The actress even faced a candid wardrobe malfunction as during the promotion of ‘Humpty Sharma ki Dulhaniya’, when Varun Dhawan lifted her and the moment happened.

Lesser Known Facts About Alia Bhatt

  • Alia Bhatt was first on-screen appearance was as a child artist in the ‘Akshay Kumar’ and ‘Preity Zinta’ starrer ‘Sangharsh’ (1999) in which she played the role of younger Preity Zinta.
Alia Bhatt Had Once Starred In A Film With Akshay Kumar in 1999 ...
  • She even screen-tested for ‘Balika Vadhu’ with Ranbir Kapoor when she was 15.
  • Alia never wanted her father to direct or produce her debut film.
  • She lost 16 kgs in 3 months for her debut film as the role wanted her to look glamorous and slimmer.
Alia Bhatt's Journey From Fat To Fit | FITPASS
  • She got her role in ‘Student of the Year’ by beating 400 girls in the audition.
  • She is an animal lover and even raised awareness about homeless animals by campaigning for PETA.
Alia Bhatt Spreads Her Angel Wings
  • Alia prefers cold beverages over hot ones.
Chal Mudye Sajnaa GIF | Gfycat
  • She suffers from Achluophobia; she once saide that she is scared of darkness and sleeps with lights on.
  • Alia likes to smell her fingers.
  • She even likes to write a diary every night.
  • As per Alia, she can sleep for more than 12 hours at a stretch.
  • She prefers men’s fragrances over women’s.
  • She is addicted to curd and cannot avoid it during her meals.
  • Alia Bhatt met Ranbir Kapoor for the first time when she was just 11 years and had a crush on him since then.
  • She was overweight during her childhood days and that’s why got the nickname ‘Aloo’.
  • Alia is a trained dancer from Shiamak Davar’s Academy.
  •  She also got trained in singing in AR Rahman’s music school and has done playback singing for ‘Highway’ and ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania’.
  • She is an atheist since childhood and her father taught her not to follow any religion.
  • Alia Bhatt is a huge fan of Kareena Kapoor and has been often compared to her.

Khushboo Chhibber

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