Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2: Director Anees Bazmee shares why Akshay Kumar is missing in this sequel!

Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2: Director Anees Bazmee shares why Akshay Kumar is missing in this sequel!

Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani starrer ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2’ has already hit the theatres on May 20. Its director Anees Bazmee has now opened up on not casting Akshay Kumar in the second sequel of 2007 psychological thriller.

The movie is a sequel of the hit 2007 that starred Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan and Shiney Ahuja.

Notably, elements from the original film have been retained, the leading cast did not return for the sequel.

Director Anees Bazmee has also worked with Akshay Kumar in other films too like ‘Welcome’ and ‘Singh Is King.’ Now, he has opened up on why the superstar did not return for the sequel.

In an interview to the Indian Express, Anees Bazmee said, “Akshay is too big for these small things. Akshay Kumar cannot be replaced, and he knows that he is not replaced in this film. Akshay has a great body of work over 25 years. Akshay is doing comedy, he is dancing, he is doing action, he is doing everything, he is getting offered the kind of films he wants. So, it is a very small thing for him to do or not do Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. But of course, if he was in our film, and if our story would have permitted that, then I am sure (he would have done it). We share a great relationship and friendship. I had directed Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Welcome and Singh Is King with him. We share a great rapport and I would love to work with him again.”

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Kartik Aaryan, the nation’s heartthrob, is set to enthral fans with Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. The actor, along with Ranbir Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, and others, travelled to Dubai today to partake in the Celebrity Football Cup 2022 match against Emirates United at the Shabab Al Ahli Stadium. And it appears that his film is following him, as the Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 fever is spreading like wildfire.

Kartik Aaryan in Bhool Bhulaiyaa
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Ranbir can be seen discussing about Kartik’s future film in a lovely video provided by a fan group, and then Abhishek Bachchan and the newly married star do the ZigZag step as well!! Kartik and Ranbir are seen in the video sharing a chill mood, which fans adore.

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Kartik Aaryan, Ranbir Kapoor, and Abhishek Bachchan performed the iconic step from the Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 title track together on social media today. Ranbir Kapoor and Kartik Aaryan are both passionate football fans who are frequently spotted practising together on weekends.

While Kartik Aaryan prepares for Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Ranbir Kapoor is preparing for ‘Brahmastra Part 1: Shiva.’ The third part of ‘Breathe: Into the Shadows,’ starring Abhishek Bachchan, is now under production.

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