Colors TV has now announced officially that the actor Gunjan
Utreja will be playing the main lead in their show Madhubala Ek Ishq Ek
Junoon opposite the show's favourite actress and
Madhubala, Drashti Dhami.
Gunjan recently expressed his happiness over being a part of the
popular show, but also expressed his apprehension of being compared
to the previous lead actor and the famous RK, Vivian Dsena. He
recently said, "Comparisons with Vivian are inevitable because RK
was a character people recognised the show with. But I am not here
to compete with him. And I am not RK's replacement. I am walking
into the show as an entirely new character, Abhay Kapoor... AK,
the superstar, who will be seen romancing Madhubala, RK's
The 29-year-old talking about how he got this opportunity said,
"Just two weeks back, I suddenly got a call, and after some look
tests I was in!"
There were many names making rounds as either being approached
or being finalised to play the role of AK on the show. The names
included Karanvir Bohra, Shaleen Malhotra and even Karan Singh
Grover. But the luck was at Gunjan's side and so he bagged the
So let's wait and watch how the magic works for this pair, and
whether or not the chemistry that sizzled the screen between RK and
Madhubala will replicate again with AK and Madhubala again.