​The cutesy Alia Bhatt is ready to take over Bollywood by expanding her horizons and also the age bracket that she had been following when it comes to her co-stars. With Kapoor and Sons ready for release, which stars Fawad Khan and Sidharth Malhotra in lead roles alongside her, the critically-acclaimed actor recently shared that she's starring opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Gauri Shinde's next.

And if that wasn't a surprising pairing, we hear that she's doing a film with Akshay Kumar. The Sriram Raghavan movie is an adaptation of Sheeja Jose's book Gone With The Bullet. The story is about an 18-year-old girl who falls in love with a 40-something assassin. Apparently, this isn't the first movie they'd be doing together! Yup, Alia has been in a film with Akshay before…she played the character of young Preity Zinta in Sangharsh almost 17 years ago.

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Woah, now that's a pairing we're looking forward to, are you?

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