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Kartik Aaryan reveals he wanted to be a part of MCU after watching Doctor Strange 2

The Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 actor also praised Alia Bhatt for her performance in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawadi.

  • Shilpa S

Last Updated: 03.59 AM, Jun 03, 2022

Kartik Aaryan reveals he wanted to be a part of MCU after watching Doctor Strange 2

Kartik Aaryan is currently celebrating the massive success of his recent outing, Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. The film recently inched its way into the Rs 150 crore club,and became the highest grossing film of the actor’s career as well. And it seems that Aaryan has his heart set on being a part of yet another successful blockbuster franchise- the Marvel Universe.

In conversation with Filmfare, the actor said that he had recently watched Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness in theatres. After watching the film, which starred Benedict Cumberbatch and Elizabeth Olsen in lead roles, the actor had wished to be a part of the Marvel universe. “They really know how to create magic”, he said. The MCU film had been released in theatres on May 6 and recently locked a streaming platform for its OTT release this month.

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The actor also talked about how many of his contemporaries in the film industry have also been giving some ‘amazing’ performances recently, and that it was hard to single out a few of them. He said that he was particularly impressed by Alia Bhatt’s performance in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s recent directorial, Gangubai Kathiawadi.

In Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Aaryan shared the screen with Kiara Advani, Tabu and Rajpal Yadav. The film, directed by Anees Bazmee, was released in theatres on May 20 and will be available to stream on Netflix after its theatrical run.

Meanwhile, Aaryan’s upcoming projects include Shashanka Ghosh’s Freddy and the Rohit Dhawan directorial Shehzada. The former will see him share the screen with Alaya F. Shehzada also stars Aaryan’s Luka Chuppi co-star Kriti Sanon.

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