Kartik Aryan: Pyaar Ka Punchnama Franchise Actor Replaces Farhan Akhtar!
Kartik Aryan has earned his name in Bollywood as the Boy Next Door after giving hits like Pyaar Ka Punchnama and Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety , which was released earlier this year and joined the 100 Crore club. The actor is especially famous among the youth as he seems very relatable in the roles he has portrayed so far.
But it isn’t just the youngster that have become fan of his work, many people in the industry are impressed by the actor and his work. As a result the actor is has been bagging major projects and brand deals. Recently, the 27 year old actor replaced, actor and singer, Farhan Akhtar as the brand ambassador of a major deodorant brand.And that’s not all, the actor has bagged two major projects, Lukka Chuppi & Kirik Party’s Bollywood remake.
Lukka Chuppi stars Kriti Sanon alongside Kartik, who will play the character of a star reporter from a local TV channel while Kriti Sanon will portray a Mathura girl who goes to Delhi for studies and then returns to her hometown. The desi rom-com will take you through the cities of Mathura, Gwalior and Agra. It will be directed by cinematographer Laxman Utekar, who has worked in films like Blue, Dear Zindagi and English Vinglish. The movie is set to go on floors in August this year and is expected to release in 2019.
In Aryan’s other project, he will be portraying the lead in the official remake of Kannada blockbuster Kirik Party, which ran in the theatres for good 150 days. This movie will also mark the Bollywood directorial debut of the National Award winner Abhishek Jain, who is known for delivering hit Gujarati hit films like Wrong Side Raju and Bey Yaar. It will be produced by Dheeraj Wadhawan, Ajay Kapoor of Kyta Productions and Vrithika Laykar.