The controversy around the recently released film My Name Is Khan seems to have eaten up the hype of Karthik Calling Karthik featuring Farhan Akhtar and Deepika Padukone. But this romantic thriller is said to have all the elements of a hit film.
Karthik Calling Karthik is a love story with a thriller angle. It is about an introvert whose life changes after meeting someone, who also claims to be Karthik. It is about the victory of this man against all odds. Farhan Akhtar plays the role of the introvert and Deepika plays a pivotal role.
One of the highlights of the film is the lovely pair of Farhan Akhtar and Deepika Padukone. Farhan entered Bollywood as an actor through the hit film Rock On and Deepika through Om Shanti Om. These actors, who tasted success at the very outset, have come together in this film. Rumourmongers also have reported about the possible romance between them.
Karthik Calling Karthik, produced by Lakshya, Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani under the banner of Excel Entertainment, is directed by debutante Vijay Lalwani. It also features actors like Ram Kapoor, Shefali Shah and Vipin Sharma in various important roles.
Watch out for this romantic thriller! It is releasing this Friday, February 26.