Pooja wants Alia, Ranbir for DHKMN remake

Mumbai: Actress-turned-director Pooja Bhatt is keen to remake her own film `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` with sister Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor in the lead.

The 1991 film `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` was directed by Mahesh Bhatt and featured Pooja Bhatt and Aamir Khan in the lead.

"I would love to remake `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` with Alia and Ranbir Kapoor in the lead. I think if there is anyone who could take my place in that film, then it is Alia. And as far as Aamir`s character is concerned I think Ranbir is the best choice," Pooja told PTI.

"I am dreaming about this. It is my dream to cast them," she said.

In `Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahi` Pooja played the role of a daughter of a rich shipping tycoon Anupam Kher, while Aamir Khan played a reporter.

Meanwhile, Alia is making her debut in Bollywood with Karan Johar`s directorial venture `Student of the Year`.

In this film, Alia stars opposite newcomers Siddharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan, son of director David Dhawan. The film produced by Karan Johar and co-produced by Shah Rukh Khan, releases on October 19.

Pooja is elated looking at the first trailer of `Student of the Year` and is all praises for Alia. "Alia is fabulous. We are happy that she is making her debut with a film like `Student of the Year`. We have seen the trailer and it is amazing, Alia looks brilliant. Looking at it I feel a new star is born," Pooja said.