Emraan Hashmi has been reportedly been replaced by younger heartthrob, Sidharth Malhotra in Karan Johar and Ekta Kapoor’s next film.
The film, which has been delayed several times, stars Hashmi, alongside Kareena Kapoor, however Mid-Day today reports that the makers are considering replacing them with Sidharth and his ‘Student Of The Year’ (2012) co-star Alia Bhatt.
The film was initially set to go on the floors last month but failed due to logistical issues. Subsequently, Hashmi allotted his dates to good friend Kunal Deshmukh for his next film.
A source told the publication, Kunal۪s film will go on for at least two months, till the end of this year. The makers have decided to give the cast a new look and replace the 35-plus actor with Sidharth.
Tanuj Garg, the CEO of Balaji Motion Pictures denied the news.