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Alia Bhatt's Ghar More Pardesiya from Kalank gets special mention by The Academy, here’s how fans reacted

The song Ghar More Pardesiya, performed by Alia Bhatt and sung by Shreya Ghoshal, is featured in Abhishek Varman's 2019 period drama, Kalank. 

Alia Bhatt's Ghar More Pardesiya from Kalank gets special mention by The Academy, here’s how fans reacted
Alia Bhatt in a still from Kalank (PC: Dharma Productions)

Last Updated: 11.18 AM, May 23, 2024


There is no doubt that the National Award-winning Alia Bhatt is an exceptional actor. She has given us numerous outstanding performances over the years and one of them has been in the film Kalank. Directed by Abhishek Varman, Kalank is a period romance drama and was released in 2019. Although Kalank was not critically acclaimed, the film has now gotten its due as it gets a shoutout from The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. 

Karan Johar’s Kalank gets a special mention from The Academy

On their social media account, The Academy shared a clip for the famous song, 'Ghar More Pardesiya' from the movie which features Alia Bhatt performing Kathak. The song featuring the actress is sung by Shreya Ghoshal and Vaishali Mhade.

The official Instagram handle of The Academy shared the song clip with the caption crediting the entire team, “Alia Bhatt performing ‘Ghar More Pardesiya’ (vocals by Shreya Ghoshal with Vaishali Mhade) from the film ‘Kalank.’ Directed by Abhishek Varman. Starring Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt and Sonakshi Sinha. Song composed by Pritam Chakraborty. Lyrics by Amitabh Bhattacharya.”

Take a look at their post here:

Netizens react as Kalank's song makes it to The Academy

As soon as the post was shared, fans shared their excitement in the comments section, lauding Alia Bhatt's performance as well as Shreya Ghoshal's singing. One fan wrote: “Alia bhatt's performance has been spectacular in every movie she's done.” Another one praised Shreya Ghoshal and called her a queen by commenting: “Everyone please stand up for Shreya Ghoshal. The undisputed queen of Indian music!” Another user wrote: “Shreya Ghoshal has never failed to impress us with her classical vocal abilities. Shreya Ghoshal, you did it again.” Yet another one fan wrote: "DAMN! Kalank made it to the Academy"

Directed by Abhishek Varman, Kalank stars Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt, Aditya Roy Kapur, and Sonakshi Sinha in key roles. The film, which was backed by Karan Johar, was a box office dud. 

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