Karan Johar's film Dostana 2 made headlines after Kartik Aaryan walked out of the project. Kartik has shot for the movie earlier but called it a quit due to creative disagreement. Now, the reports suggest that the makers have approached Akshay Kumar for playing the lead. However, when asked Johar said, My lips are sealed. We will make an announcement soon.” The film also features Janhvi Kapoor and debutante Laksh Lalwani in key roles.