Kartik Aryan, maker’s first choice over Ranveer Singh for ‘Tezaab’s remake?

Earlier this year a news came regarding the casting of the remake of ‘Tezaab’ movie of 1988. The producer of the film, Kabir Singh famed Murad Khetani acquired the remake rights of the film in 2021. Initially the makers of the film were thinking about pairing Kartik Aryan and Shraddha Kapoor together.  However, in later days report came suggesting Ranveer Singh and Jhanvi Kapoor’s name for the leading roles.  Although no official statement has been released from the makers end till now. Now as per some internal source Kartik Aryan is in talks to pull off the titular role in the remake of ‘Tezaab’.

While talking about the change in casting an internal source clarified, “Initially the makers of the Tezaab remake were toying with the idea of featuring Ranveer Singh essaying the role of Anil Kapoor in the remake. In fact, a number of reports in the media even claimed that the actor had been finalized. However, it was not meant to be.”


Answering how Kartik became the makers choice for the role the source continued, “Kartik Aryan has previously worked with the producers on Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, and he shares a good rapport with them. When he heard of the casting, Kartik reached out expressing his desire to be part of the venture. Given their past history together and the fact that the film did rather well at the box office, the makers of the ‘Tezaab’ remake were more than happy to accomodate the actor.”

The source spilled another fact saying, “Kartik was already in talks with the makers of the ‘Tezaab’ remake for a different venture. It was during these talks he expressed his interest to feature in the movie.”

‘Tezaab’ is a 1988 movie featuring dhak dhak girl Madhuri Dixit and ever- young Anil Kapoor. No official declaration has been done yet although regarding the remake but we can surely say that Kartik Aryan’s success graph is making him the fist choice while casting.