Gauhar Khan, who portrays the role of Rubina (a sex worker) in Begum Jaan, has received a lot of appreciation for her performance in the film. The 33-year-old actress said: "People who had not spoken to me for ages are now reaching out to me and telling me how moved they are by my performance. I feel I am lucky"
"I've picked up a chubby girl. I maybe saw something, I can't lie. But maybe the fact that she's Mahesh Bhatt's daughter also excited," said Karan Johar
Filmmaker and Alia's father, Mahesh Bhatt posted a nostalgic photograph on her birthday, captioned: "Happy birthday princess. You are my masterpiece(sic)." Soni Razdan also tweeted wishing her daughter on her 24th birthday
"I think each character is different for me, but I am a director's actor. So if I get the right vision and right guidance from my director, I think sky is the limit for me," said Alia Bhatt