MUMBAI: Alia Bhatt is the most recent Bollywood star to get a deal with a Hollywood agency. Alia has signed with William Morris Endeavour (WME), which also represents Emma Stone, Oprah, Gal Gadot, Charlize Theron and others.
Alia Bhatt responded to WME’s welcoming greeting for her on Instagram. With a ‘yay’ and many heart emojis, she replied.
Echo Lake Entertainment, Matrix and attorney Steve Warren will continue to represent the Gangubai Kathiawadi actress.
William Morris Agency founded in 1898, is the world’s oldest talent agency specialising in sports, media, events and fashion.
It also represents Freida Pinto, the actress from Slumdog Millionaire.
At the Billboard Live Music Awards in 2019, it was named Agency of the Year.
Actors Hrithik Roshan and Vidyut Jammwal have also signed contracts with various Hollywood agencies. Hrithik recently signed with the Gersh agency.
Deepika Padukone also signed with ICM, the same agency that represents Regina King, Olivia Colman and others.
She is presently shooting with her next film Darlings, which will also be her first step into production.
Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma, and Roshan Mathew also star in the film, which is co-produced by Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies Entertainment.
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