Mumbai: Kabir Singh fame actress Kiara Advani has been roped in to star opposite Kartik Aaryan in Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2.
Anees Bazmee directorial has found its female protagonist weeks after it was confirmed that Kartik Aaryan was filling the shoes of Akshay Kumar in the Bhool Bhulaiyaa sequel.
The horror-comedy is expected to go on the floors in October. It is currently in the preproduction stage.
For those unaware, Bhool Bhulaiyaa was one of the first horror-comedies Bollywood had ever witnessed. It revolved around a couple who move to their ancestral palace but soon, mysterious occurrences start taking place with chatter about the place being haunted gaining credence. Akshay played the psychiatrist in the film whereas Vidya’s character was the one that got possessed by the ghost of Manjulika.
The movie, which is an official remake of Malayalam movie Manichitratazhu, smartly tackles superstitions and also throws some light on mental disorders.
Directed by Anees Bazmee, Bhool Bhulaiyya 2 is all set to hit the screens on July 31, 2020.
On the professional front, Kiara Advani is currently shooting for her next film Laxmmi Bomb. She will also be seen in Indoo Ki Jawani. On the other hand, Kartik Aaryan is all set to make the hearts racing fast with his upcoming film Pati, Patni Aur Woh alongside Bhumi Pednekar & Ananya Pandey, and Imtiaz Ali directorial Aaj Kal opposite Sara Ali Khan.