Kiara Advani confirms playing the lead role in ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa2,’ opposite Kartik Aaryan
New Delhi: After the speculations surrounding the casting of the leading female actor for Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Kiara Advani, has been confirmed to play the role in the film. She will be seen opposite Kartik Aaryan, who is playing the leading male character.
Earlier, a Mumbai Mirror report suggested that Kiara Advani is most likely to be seen opposite Kartik in Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. The tabloid had quoted a source saying, “The film is expected to go on the floors in October. It is currently in the preproduction stage. Reading sessions will begin closer to the first schedule.”
However, now it is confirmed that Kabir Singh actor, Kiara is the leading lady for the second part of Bhool Bhulaiyaa. While talking to the media about the film, the actor said, “Bhool Bhulaiyaa was the first horror film that I had watched. Being a huge fan of the first movie, it is super exciting to be a part of the franchise. The film is being produced by the makers of Kabir Singh, which is a special movie for me, and so, this feels like a homecoming. This is my first movie with director Anees Bazmee and Kartik, and I can’t wait to begin this journey.”
Kiara even shared an Instagram post about the same, she wrote, “Teri Aankhein Bhool Bhulaiyaa, excited to share with you! #BhoolBhulaiyaa2 Can’t wait to begin this journey with @kartikaaryan @aneesbazmee @cine1studios @tseries.official @muradkhetani @its_bhushankumar”
Further revealing details about the film, producer Bhushan Kumar said, “We have received a great response to the announcement of the sequel, and the audience has loved Kartik’s look. Kiara has proved her mettle with Kabir Singh, and she fits the role perfectly. We are glad that she is a part of the project.”
‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2’ is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Murad Khetani, and Krishan Kumar under the banner of T-Series and Cine 1 Studios. Directed by Anees Bazmee and starring Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani, the film is slated to release on July 31, 2020.