Sidharth to romance Alia in `Aashiqui 3`

New Delhi: Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra, who are basking in the success of their recent release ‘Kapoor and Sons,’ have been roped in for the upcoming romance drama ‘Aashiqui 3,’ a sequel to 2013 hit ‘ Aashiqui 2.’

In an interview, the 31-year-old actor, who is rumoured to be dating Alia, has confirmed the news, saying, “Yes, Alia and I are doing ‘ Aashiqui 3’. It’s a great space and I hope people like us.”

Both the actors, who made their Bollywood debut together with Karan Johar’s romance drama the ‘ Student of the Year,’ have garnered praise from the members of the film fraternity for their Box Office hit ‘ Kapoor and Sons.’

The 2013 drama, directed by Mohit Suri, which starred Aditya Roy Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in the lead roles, was blockbuster at the Box Office. (ANI)