Notable Bengali actor Jisshu Sengupta who was seen in Bollywood film Manikarnika has been roped in to play Alia Bhatt's father in the upcoming Sadak 2. The shooting of the film is currently underway in Ooty. Praising his costar Alia, Jisshu said, "Alia’s passion for her craft is commendable. Her heart is in her work and she is amongst the finest actors we have in Indian cinema today." Sadak 2 is a sequel of 1991 hit film Sadak. And the movie also stars Pooja Bhatt, Sanjay Dutt, and Aditya Roy Kapur. Talking about his Manikarnika co-star Kangana Ranaut, Jisshu said she is a wonderful actress and a great director. Jisshu also feels that if direction is calling for her, she should go for it, but she shouldn't quit acting.