Kartik Aaryan is earning praises for his stellar performance in the recently released Dhamaka. The actor currently has a bunch of projects in his kitty but it is true that he has lost some of them. Though the exact reason for his exit from Dostana 2 is not revealed, the results are quite clear. Now it is learned that the actor has missed out on another important task. On 23 November, a film with Karan Johar’s stables – Mr and Mrs Mahi was announced. Janhvi Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao in the lead role. Well, Kartik was the first choice of the makers, and he had to star opposite Janhvi.
A source told ETimes that the reason for the collateral damage caused by Kartik’s exit from Dostana 2 was he – Mr and Mrs Mahi.
For those unaware, Kartik was suddenly replaced with Dostana 2 in April this year, and it raised many eyebrows. It was reported that almost sixty per cent of the film had already been shot and several crores had been spent. There were many speculations about Kartik being there, one being that the actor did not want to do the film as he had a big rift with Janhvi.
Reportedly, Janhvi and Kartik’s friendship ended in January, after which the actress cut all communication with her co-star. After which Kartik reportedly got into trouble and kept postponing the dates. Due to his reckless behaviour, the shoot got delayed and KJo was forced not to cast him in the film.
While Kartik is busy with his other projects like Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Shahzada, Freddy and Captain India, the script of Dostana 2 is being revised. It is a work in progress.’ there were rumors that Akshay Kumar Might star in the film, but nothing is certain as of now. It is believed that after the script is ready, Karan will start recasting.