Karan Johar casts newcomer in Dostana 2
Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar is set to launch newcomer Lakshya in Bollywood with his upcoming production Dostana 2.
Lakshya joins Kartik Aaryan and Janhvi Kapoor in the much-awaited sequel to 2008 blockbuster Dostana.
The actor has inked a four-film contract with Karan's Dharma Productions, which includes movies and digital projects.
Before bagging the film, Lakshya, who has previously appeared in TV shows, went through a rigorous selection process which included auditions and photoshoots.
"We believe in introducing new talent to the film fraternity. We are proud to have introduced over 20 first-time filmmakers and seven actors in the recent past. We are excited to introduce Lakshya, the newest addition to the family."
"We will be introducing him in Dostana 2. He was chosen after a series of meticulous auditions and test shoots. We are thrilled to engulf him in our creative world and look forward to creating celluloid magic together," Karan said in a statement.