Bollywood's hit filmmaker Karan Johar shocked everyone with the announcement of his next directorial film Takht because it is really amazing to see Karan Johar making any period film. Karan Johar in his career had never made any action film as a director and now he is making a period film full of action. The film will star Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Janhvi Kapoor and Anil Kapoor.
The film will narrate the story and relation between Mughal emperor Aurangzeb and his brother Dara Shukoh. Padmaavat actor Ranveer Singh is expected to play the role of Dara Shukoh and Vicky Kaushal can play the role of his younger brother Aurangzeb. Whether Kareena Kapoor Khan is expected to play the role of Dara Shukoh's sister Jahanara.
According to the latest development, Alia Bhatt will be paired opposite her co-star from Raazi, Vicky Kaushal and Janhvi Kapoor to do romance with Ranveer Singh. Janhvi might play the role of Nadira Banu Begum, wife of Dara Shukhoh who died before her husband Dara was executed.
Talking about the film Takht, it traces the rise of Aurangzeb to the Mughal throne after he eliminated his brothers and enemies. Rumours are Alia Bhatt will play the role of Dilras Banu Begum, popularly known as Rabia-Ud Daurani, Aurangzeb's favourite wife.