Alia Bhatt has indeed emerged as a hot favorite star of Bollywood and Sanjay Leela Bhansali is lining-up to sign the starlet. Buzz suggests that Bhansali is planning to cast Alia in his next project. The filmmaker’s last three directorial – ‘Padmaavat’, ‘Bajirao Mastani’ and ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-leela’ – featured Deepika Padukone in the lead and it seems like Bhansali is now in mood for a change. Alia on the other hand has impressed the industry with her powerful performances in films like ‘Raazi’ and ‘Dear Zindagi’. The actress has her kitty full with three releases this year – ‘Gully Boy’, ‘Kalank’ and ‘Brahmastra’.