After showing doorway to Kartik Aaryan, Dharma Productions announced recasting for the sequel movie Dostana 2. And the rumours about Akshay Kumar replacing Kartik Aaryan in Dostana 2 were scoring high. As the original caste remains the same Janhvi Kapoor in her third appearance with Dharma, the finalization of the lead actor has not yet been done.
The rumour surrounding the film recasting was shooted down by the actors after an insider source confirmed through Pinkvilla about the proceedings. Reportedly, John Abraham and Abhishek Bachchan are in consideration for the casting dates but nothing has been confirmed from the production house nor the actors. Apparently, none of the B-town rumoured actors was approached by the team of Dharma for the recasting of Dostana 2.
After dropping Kartik Aaryan due to the showcase of “unprofessionalism” of the actor, the production house has publically announced the recasting for the movie leading to various rumoured. The movie Dostana 2 is a franchise extension to Dostana made in 2008.