Yes! You heard it right!! Karan Johar is all set to cast Vicky Kaushal under the banner of Dharma Productions, confirmed from Internal Sources and exclusively on Filmygram. The black horse of the race to the top, Vicky Kaushal has finally begged the movie of Dharma Productions which even the star kids ever dreamt of. With his hard work and excellent working skills, our very own “URI” actor has impressed KJo to cast him in his next film and “Josh” of the actor is certainly High this time!!
According to trusted internal sources, Vicky has been finally selected for the lead role of the film going to be produced under Dharma Productions whose title has not yet been decided. Vicky Kaushal made his coffee debut on Koffee With Karan Season 6 with Ayushmann Khurrana and already impressed the director-producer Karan Johar. With his impressive acting skills and witty answers, the actor surely won the heart of Karan and is going to be the next ‘Dharma Kid”.
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Vicky Kaushal entered the Bollywood as an assistant director of Anurag Kashyap in his two-part crime drama “Gangs of Wasseypur”. Later, the actor played minor roles in Anurag Kashyap’s productions “Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana” and “Bombay Velvet”. However, the first film of Kaushal where he played a lead role and which got him noticed among the directors was “Masaan”, directorial of Neeraj Ghaywan. The film was set around Banaras and the actor actually went to live in Banaras to observe and adapt the mannerism of people living there.
“Masaan” got a screening at 2015 Cannes Film Festival, gifting Vicky an ultimate breakthrough to Bollywood and soon with his excellent acting skills, Vicky Kaushal became favorite of critics and directors as well as audiences too! With Forbes India including Vicky in its “30 under 30” list in 2018, Vicky became a famous face and admired actor. For “Masaan”, the actor won Best Debut Male award from Zee Cine Awards, Screen Awards, and International Indian Film Academy Awards. After acting in movies like “Zubaan”(marked by 2015 Busan International Film Festival), “Raman Raghav 2.0″(directorial-produced by Anurag Kashyap), Vicky Kaushal was selected in Netflix India’s first original film “Love per Square Foot”.
Next Vicky got cast in Meghna Gulzar’s “Raazi”, starring the very talented Alia Bhatt with him in the lead and Vicky didn’t let the star shine alone with his amazing acting and received praisings from critics and audiences alike and won awards for the best supporting actor in the male category. Second Netflix production of Vicky was “Lust Stories” which got quite popular. At Commerical view, Rajkumar Hirani’s “Sanju” was the ultimate successful film of Vicky which starred Vicky as the friend of on-screen Sanjay Dutt(Ranbir Kapoor) and the film got the Kaushal winning the Filmfare award of best actor in supporting role male category.
Vicky did film “Manmarziyaan” with Abhishek Bachchan and Tapsee Pannu, a love triangle directed by Anurag Kashyap and proved his skills yet again. With the ultimate hit “URI: The Surgical Strike”, Vicky earned the fame from audiences and critics alike for his excellent acting as a Military Officer in the movie and will be remembered forever for his role in the film. With Karan Johar to star him in his next, Vicky has surely got potential to surprise us with his amazing performance in Dharma Production’s next yet again.
Currently, Dharma Productions is bringing up 3 films one after another which are “Student of the Year 2”, starring Tiger Shroff, Ananya Pandey and Tara Sutaria as leads, “Kalank” starring Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Sonakshi Sinha and Aditya Roy Kapur in leads, and Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor’s next “Brahmastra”.