Alia Bhatt starred as an aspiring cinematographer in Dear Zindagi, co-starring Shah Rukh Khan. Meanwhile, Priyanka Chopra is busy with the second season of her TV show Quantico. Back home, she has not signed a Bollywood film yet.
Alia Bhatt, who is currently struggling for a better career, said Priyanka Chopra is an inspiration.
Alia Bhatt says, for her, Priyanka Chopra is an entrepreneur and she finds her very inspiring. After getting a mark in Bollywood, PC is gaining popularity in Hollywood nowadays.
At a recent event, Alia asked, she would like to produce regional cinema like Priyanka Chopra did with Marathi film Ventilator.
Alia's response was that she would love to back regional films. "Priyanka has come a very long way and it's great what she has done. She is an entrepreneur and I have that same drive as she is an inspiration for us. I would love to do such work but right now I want to focus on acting.
Priyanka Chopra-produced Marathi film Ventilator, which released on November 4, done well at the box office. Reportedly the film might also be remade in Gujarati, Tamil and Punjabi revealed director Rajesh Mapuskar.
Further, Alia said that she would like to try her luck in every medium. "I want to try my luck all over, whether it’s Chinese cinema or whatever, I want to do it all. Right now I want to find my feet here,".Right now Alia is busy with the promotion of Gauri Shinde-directed Dear Zindagi.
Alia also said that when she is not working on a film, she prefers travelling.
"As an actor, I am happy with the kind of films I am doing, but it's like sometimes I am getting damn good films, sometimes I don't get anything interesting like I have not signed anything now. So, it all depends. I love to travel. When I am not working, I love travelling and it's a huge learning experience for me," she said.