Ever since the news of a reboot of Akshay Kumar & Vidya Balan’s hit comedy drama, Bhool Bhulaiyaa, broke out – speculations around the lead have been storming the internet. The latest is that after massive projects like Pati Patni Aur Who & Dostana 2, it is Kartik Aaryan who has bagged this Bhushan Kumar backed sequel! Moreover, the scripting is also in process and below are all the details you need!
A recent report by Mumbai Mirror confirms that it is Kartik who will be seen as the male lead. Moreover, he’s already given his nod to the makers. “While the makers have locked the idea, the script is still to be finalised. But the idea was shared with Kartik who liked it and has agreed to take the franchise forward with the story set in a metropolis,” informed a source close to the development.
Regarding the director and the other cast, “The director will be locked in a few days, following which they will decide on the leading lady and the rest of the cast,” said the source adding that music will also play an important role in the movie!
“Bhushan always wanted to continue with Bhool Bhulaiyaa and is invested in the film. He is looking to start filming by the year-end,” the source concludes.
Now that things are finally set on track, how excited are y’all to witness the sequel of the horror comedy? Also, if Kartik happens to be the male lead, who may be opposite him? Let us know you views in the comment section!
Bhool Bhulaiyaa, the 2007 original, starred Shiney Ahuja, Rajpal Yadav, Ameesha Patel, Paresh Rawal amongst others. It was directed by Priyadarshan, and was inspired by Rajinikanth’s 2005 Tamil film Chandramukhi.