Announcing his plans for a sequel to ‘Student of the Year’, Karan Johar is all set to introduce new talent into the film industry yet again through the films sequel.
With the 2012 film, Karan had launched three new faces – Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and Kayoze Irani. Now, the filmmaker is determined to come out with a sequel.
“For all those asking… definitely planning SOTY 2. Dharma (Productions) plans to make it a franchise and launch new talent with it each time,” Karan posted on Twitter.
‘Student Of The Year’ was a big hit among young audiences and it did well in the metros. Karan has always encouraged and supported young talent.
In the past, he has given a platform to directors like Karan Malhotra (“Agneepath”), Shakun Batra (“Ek Main aur Ekk Tu”), Ayan Mukherji (“Wake Up Sid”), Rensil D’Silva (“Kurbaan”), Tarun Mansukhani (“Dostana”), Siddhartha Malhotra (“We Are Family”) and Punit Malhotra (“I Hate Luv Storys”).
While no dates or names have been mentioned yet, SOTY sequel is a big news for fans of the original movie and aspiring actors.