Renowned filmmaker Karan Johar recently took to his social media to make an exciting announcement. On Wednesday, 22 November, he revealed that his next film, starring Kartik Aaryan, is all set to hit the silver screen. This comes as a delightful surprise for fans after the alleged feud between Karan Johar and Kartik Aaryan, which led to Aaryan stepping out of Johar’s film, Dostana 2. Now, with this new project, it seems like they have put their differences aside and are ready to create magic once again.
A Reunion After the Feud
The news of Karan Johar and Kartik Aaryan joining forces for a new film follows the highly publicized fallout between the two. Aaryan’s departure from Dostana 2 left many fans disappointed, as they were eagerly waiting to see the young actor in the movie. However, it seems that both parties have moved on from the past and are geared up to bring something fresh and exciting to the audience.
A Special Announcement on a Special Day
In his Instagram post, Karan Johar expressed his delight in collaborating with Kartik Aaryan for their upcoming project. He wrote, “Kickstarting today with some special news on a special day!! Extremely thrilled to announce @dharmamovies & @balajimotionpictures coming together for a film helmed by the exceptionally talented @sandeipm. I find myself elated to also announce the supremely talented @kartikaaryan as our lead for this story that will unfold in cinemas on 15th August, 2025!!!!”
Happy Birthday, Kartik!
Not only did Karan Johar announce their collaboration, but he also extended warm birthday wishes to Kartik Aaryan. He added, “Kartik, happy birthday to you… may our collaboration only grow from strength to strength from hereon and never cease to create magic on the big screen.” It’s heartening to see that despite the past differences, Karan Johar still holds immense respect and admiration for Aaryan’s talent.
A Special Mention to Ekta Kapoor
Karan Johar made sure to express his excitement about working with Ekta Kapoor, who co-produced the film. In his concluding note, he wrote, “@ektarkapoor, being your friend is easily the best thing and now working with you will be no different!!!” This collaboration promises a blend of incredible talent and creative vision, giving fans something truly special to look forward to.