Since the day Dostana starring Abhishek Bachchan, John Abraham, and Priyanka Chopra released, it not only broke stereotypes but also became a major success.
And, now it’s time for ‘Dostana 2.’ Yesterday on June 26, Karan’s Dharma Productions took to their official Twitter handle and shared a video which hints for Dostana 2. He also created the buzz that whether it is two boys and one girl or one boy and two girls!
At first, he made the announcement with a cryptic video,
“You know the beat, you know what follows...but there's more to it than you know! Stay tuned, announcement coming up tomorrow! @karanjohar @apoorvamehta18”https://twitter.com/DharmaMovies/status/1143768860421570560
And, the next video shared by Karan’s Dharma Productions today revealed a lot about it.
“Taking the iconic franchise forward!🔥 Presenting #Dostana2, starring @TheAaryanKartik, #Janhvi & a suitable boy, announcing soon! Directed by @collinDcunha. Let the madness roll! @karanjohar @apoorvamehta18”https://twitter.com/DharmaMovies/status/1144085898172125184
Yes, the suspense is finally over. Now we know that Kartik Aaryan and Janhvi Kapoor are going to act as the leads of 'Dostana 2'. With names of various actors doing the rounds, speculations about the second installment of 'Dostana' have been rife for some time now. And it’s the latest announcement which put all the rumors to rest.
Kartik has emerged as a teen heart-throb after his recent spate of films, whereas Janhvi was praised for her performance in Dhadak and is seen as a talent to watch out for. There are reports that to complete the triangular romantic-comedy, a newcomer will join the two actors. Producer Karan Johar is also introducing a new director Collin D’Cunha with the release of this film.
About the film, Karan says,
“I am excited to take the Dostana franchise forward with Kartik and Janhvi, and can’t wait to create some desi boy-girl madness with them. This is Dharma Productions’ (his banner) first film with Kartik and we are looking forward to working with him. We will also be introducing a new male lead, who will join the incredible talent at our production house. Collin D’Cunha also makes his directorial debut with 'Dostana 2'.”Karan Johar also took to Twitter and wrote,
“The return of the franchise with unlimited madness! @TheAaryanKartik, #Janhvi & a soon to be launched fresh face - making it the trio for #Dostana2, directed by @CollinDcunha. Watch out for the third suitable boy! @apoorvamehta18 @dharmamovies”https://twitter.com/karanjohar/status/1144085817142460416
Director of the flick Dostana Tarun Mansukhani also took to Twitter to praise the movie announcement. He wrote,
“Its FINALLY happening!!! #Dostana2 I cant help bt recall the 5 years I spent trying 2 make this happen bt jst wasnt able 2. Im nt a part of this film in any way bt this announcement makes me feel so proud abt the fact tht I made a film tht is franchise worthy even a decade later!”https://twitter.com/Tarunmansukhani/status/1144100173963902976
He also wished the new director of the film by saying,
“Here's wishing you the very best @collinDcunha there's no one better than you to take this forward and having given birth to this franchise I just have to say... Jeete Raho, Phoolo Phallo!!! 🤗🤗🤗🤗🤗❤❤❤❤❤ @karanjohar @DharmaMovies @TheAaryanKartik #JanhviKapoor”https://twitter.com/Tarunmansukhani/status/1144100251394953216
The original film was released on November 14, 2008. Let’s see when this one will hit the theaters!