You Won't Believe Which Actor was Supposed to Play Neerja Before Sonam Kapoor!

Reportedly, she lost out the role to Sonam because of her height!

Most Popular

While we (and the rest of the world) loved Sonam Kapoor as Neerja, she might not have been who the producers had in mind to play the lead in the movie!

Related Article
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Despite the makers of the movie insisting that Sonam had been the first choice for the titular role since the beginning, according to recent reports, it was Alia Bhatt who was supposed to play the role!

GIF
Most Popular

She, reportedly, lost out to Sonam because she is a few inches shorter than her, and since most air hostesses are supposed to be tall, Sonam got the role.

This has not been confirmed or denied by the producers yet.

Related Article

What do you think?

Celebrity
Share
Saif Ali Khan Writes an Open Letter on Nepotism
"The real flag bearer of nepotism, I'd say is the media."
Celebrity
Share
Wait, What?! Before Kareena Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor Was Dating This Bollywood Actor
Nope, she wasn't his first love.
Celebrity
Share
6 Times People Shamed Indian Celebs For Being 'Inappropriately' Dressed
#5 will make your blood boil!
Celebrity
Share
7 Super-Cool Facts You Probably Didn't Know About the New President of India
For instance, he once served as personal assistant to former prime minister Morarji Desai.
Celebrity
Share
Saif Ali Khan Never Wanted to Marry a Film-star Again, According to This Throwback Interview
Never say never, eh?
Celebrity
Share
Linkin Park's Lead Singer, Chester Bennington Dies of Suspected Suicide at 41
In several interviews in the past, Chester spoke openly about his struggle with drugs and alcohol.
Celebrity
Share
5 Times Bollywood Celebs Were Embarrassed By Their Family Members
#3 will surprise you.
Celebrity
Share
Kim Kardashian Wore All of The Glitter and None of The Underwear
Priorities, people!
Celebrity
Share
Saif Ali Khan Explains How Nepotism Starts in the Industry
Blame games, back n forth, basically!🙆
Celebrity
Share
Kareena Kapoor Gives a Fitting Reply to Those Mom-Shaming Her For 'Leaving Her Baby' to Go to the Gym
"Taimur is happy and everyone is happy."