Sadak 2, starring Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sanjay Dutt will begin streaming from 7:30 pm on Disney Plus Hotstar. The Romantic drama is directed by veteran filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt who is returning to the business after 19 years and produced by Vishesh Films.
The film will be a sequel to 1991 hit Sadak, chronicled the love story of a taxi driver Ravi (Sanjay Dutt) and sex worker (Pooja Bhatt). Ravi who helps pooja to escape the world of the brothel and the two decide to live together forever.
The film’s music album, which boasted of melodies like “Tumhein Apna Banane Ki”, “Hum Tere Bin Kahi Reh”, and others, became a hit among music lovers and is still loved by many.
This will be first time when Mahesh Bhatt will be collaborating with daughter Alia for a movie. She had expressed her excitement of being directed by her father and called the film “a dream come true”. The film also marks Pooja Bhatt’s return to films almost after two decades.
Sadak 2 seems to be a revenge story where Alia’s character is seeking revenge from a godman played by Makarand Deshpande. She is assisted by Dutt, who is reprising his role of a taxi driver from the original 1991 release, and her lover, played by Aditya Roy Kapur. Also stars Jisshu Sengupta in a significant role.
The film was supposed to have a theatrical release in March 2020 but got delayed to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Now it’s having an OTT release.
Vishesh Bhatt of Vishesh films said, ” Mahesh Bhatt is back to perform in the arena once again with Sanjay Dutt and him having a magical past and a bond which is beyond professional understanding. With Alia coming on board, Pooja being there and my daughter Sakshi, as the co-producer of the film. This is a very emotional moment for me to see this happening. Sadak 2 is not just a project for me, it is very close to my heart.”