Rumours were doing the rounds that Varun Dhawan would be replacing Rajkummar Rao in Stree 2.
However, these conjectures have proven to be false, according to news daily PinkVilla.
Several sources denied the rumours and when we texted Varun to confirm the reports, the Kalank actor denied the rumours to an Indian daily and clarified that there is no truth to it.
Another source added: “Rajkummar is most definitely doing Stree 2.
He is currently busy shooting for Turram Khan and is also working on the patchwork left for Mental Hai Kya.
Raj is most likely to begin shooting for the horror comedy sequel by the year-end.”
Meanwhile, speaking of Varun, the actor is currently busy with Kalank promotions wherein he is seen alongside Alia Bhatt, Sonakshi Sinha, Aditya Roy Kapur, Sanjay Dutt and Madhuri Dixit.
The movie releases on April 17, 2019, and is a partition era eternal love story.
Shortly, the actor will also be seen in Coolie No 1 which is a remake of the film featuring Govinda. The movie will be directed by David Dhawan and will reportedly star Sara Ali Khan.
Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor starrer horror comedy Stree won many hearts when it released in 2018.
The movie performed beyond expectations at the box office making it Rajkummar’s first 100 crore film.