As soon as the pic was shared, fans demanded the three of them to be cast together, in what would a dream coupWhile on Kartik, he is recently in the news for stepping into the hugely popular romantic franchise Aashiqui 3.
In the past week, Bollywood saw the release of the highly anticipated trailer for the movie ‘Jawan’, which received a great response. Shah Rukh Khan unveiled the trailer and dedicated a dialogue from it to all parents. Additionally, Kartik Aaryan has been cast in ‘Aashiqui 3’, with Akanksha Sharma
On Saturday, the makers of the newly-released action drama ‘Gadar 2’ threw a lavish success party in Mumbai, attended by notable figures in the film industry. Among the high-profile guests was Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who debuted his new bald hairstyle at the event. He was photographed
ETimes recently learnt that the makers may have roped in actress Akanksha Sharma to play the female lead in ‘Aashiqui 3’. A source close to the film said, “Akanksha has had multiple meetings with the the makers of the film. And there is a possibility that things might get locked.” The source also added, “Akanksha is fresh new face and makers of ‘Aashiqui’ have always looked out for fresh pairings; be it Rahul Roy and Anu Agarwal or Shraddha Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapur.”
Earlier, reports were rife that top names like Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif were being considered by the makers to star opposite Kartik. The makers apparently didn’t want any actress who has worked with Kartik before. Hence, they were in look out for a fresh new face.
Akansha has worked predominantly in the Kannada industry. She was earlier seen in the music video, ‘Disco 82’ alongside Tiger Shroff.
Kartik had announced Aashiqui 3 on his social media stating, “Ab Tere Bin Ji Lenge Hum. Zeher Zindagi Ka Pi Lenge Hum. #Aashiqui3. This one is going to be heart-wrenching!! My First with Basu Da.” Speaking about the film in media interactions, Kartik had said, “The timeless classic ‘Aashiqui’ is something I grew up watching and working on ‘Aashiqui 3’ is like a dream come true. I feel privileged yet grateful collaborating with Bhushan Kumar and Mukesh Bhatt for this opportunity. I’ve been a big fan of Anurag Basu’s work and collaborating with him on this one will definitely shape me in many ways.”Watch Viral! Rumoured ex-couple Kartik Aaryan and Sara Ali Khan pose for a selfie with Kriti Sanon; netizens say ‘Pati patni aur vo’