Actor Varun Dhawan was continuously quizzed that he is replacing Salman in “Shuddhi” film.
Varun told, “Never was it said and never have I said that I am replacing Salman bhai”.
It is to be mentioned that earlier, actor Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor Khan were supposed to play lead role in this movie. Later due to unknown reasons Salman Khan was roped in for the role.
Producer Karan Johar announced in May that Varun and Alia plays lead role in the film in Karan Malhotra’s direction.
This is the third film of the duo as Varun, shred screen space with Alia in “Student Of The Year”, “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”.
Varun said, “‘Shuddhi’ as a film is very special… and is being spoken about before its release and that’s never happened with any film of mine. It’s going to be a mammoth task for me”.
In the professional front, Varun is busy with the promotional works of Remo D’Souza’s “ABCD 2” which releases on June 19.
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