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A new bankable star on the Bollywood block? Kartik Aaryan tastes success

Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2's success has drawn leading advertisers to come knocking at Kartik Aaryan's door

Kartik Aaryan

Aaryan realises that success in Bollywood can be fickle.

Surajeet Das Gupta New Delhi
In a year when megastars like Akshay Kumar and Ranveer Singh have gone down like ninepins at the box-office, despite big releases backed by topnotch production houses, he has been a redeeming factor in Bollywood. Meet Kartik Aaryan, whose Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 has hit the jackpot, becoming the second-highest grosser this year (excluding South Indian movies like KGF Chapter 2 that were released in multiple languages).

BB 2 made Rs 185 crore in the domestic box-office, just behind another surprise success, The Kashmir Files. If you add global box-office collections, the movie has made a whopping Rs 230 crore-plus.
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First Published: Jun 29 2022 | 7:27 PM IST

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