Alia Bhatt to romance Shahrukh Khan in Gauri Shinde’s next

Alia Bhatt has been roped in opposite Shahrukh Khan in Gauri Shinde’s next to be produced by Dharma Productions. Filmmaker Karan Johar shared the news on twitter:

#Red Chillies Entertainment...Dharma and Hope Productions are proud to present Gauri Shinde's next starring...SHAH RUKH KHAN and ALIA BHATT..

Just before tweeting the news of Alia and Shahrukh set to share screen space, he tweeted that a big announcement is coming up

#Big announcement coming up.....

Meanwhile, Alia Bhatt also took to Twitter to confirm the news, she wrote:

#Will no longer have any problem with my English Vinglish.. can't wait to be directed by Gauri Shinde with the man himself Shahrukh Khan!!!

Gauri Shinde, wife of director R Balki, shot to fame with her debut movie 'English Vinglish' in 2012, starring Sridevi. The movie was highly appreciated worldwide.

The director had also given a hint about her upcoming project on the microblogging website. Shinde had tweeted:

#Yes I am making my next film:)script done...well almost...going on the floors soon.looking forward to be back in action.

It is not yet clear whether Alia would pair opposite Shahrukh Khan or there is another female lead and the story-line of the movie is also not divulged. But since it is a Gauri Shinde's film, it's surely gonna to be something hatke.

Meanwhile, Shahrukh Khan will be next seen in 'Fan' and 'Raees' and Alia waiting for 'Shaandaar' release.