Cast Of 'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3': Kartik Aaryan, Vidya Balan, Tripti Dimri & More

'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3' anticipation builds with Anees Bazmee's direction and star-studded cast, promising a thrilling and humorous cinematic journey.

Published On Feb 14, 2024 | Updated On Mar 08, 2024


Certain films transcend the confines of their genre to etch a permanent mark on the collective consciousness. Yes, you guessed it right, we are talking about Akshay Kumar’s OG Bhool Bhulaiyaa,  with its perfect amalgamation of humour, horror, and drama, that has secured its place as a cult classic. As whispers of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3 start to permeate the air, anticipation and speculation swirl around the continuation of this iconic franchise. 

Anees Bazmee, a maestro in crafting cinematic experiences that resonate with a wide spectrum of audiences, returns to steer the ship of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3. So obviously, casting of the upcoming film has been a subject of much speculation and excitement.

Kartik Aaryan, whose performance in the previous instalment was both critically and commercially acclaimed, will reprise his role, bringing back the charm and wit that endeared him to audiences. The possibility of Akshay Kumar, the protagonist of the original Bhool Bhulaiyaa, joining the cast has been a tantalising prospect for fans. However, recently Bazmee confirmed that the OG  Dr. Aditya Shrivastav will not be a part of this instalment.

Vidya Balan, whose portrayal of Avni/Manjulika in the first film was short of iconic, is also speculated to make an appearance. Yes, as per Kartik Aaryan’s recent Instagram post, the OG Manjulika will make a comeback. And why not, her performance added layers to the narrative, intertwining grace with the macabre in a manner seldom seen in Indian cinema. The prospect of these stalwarts coming together under Bazmee's direction holds the promise of cinematic magic.

Recently, Kartik Aaryan warmly welcomed Tripti Dimri to the ensemble of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3 through a social media announcement. Expressing his enthusiasm for their collaboration, Kartik shared on Instagram on Wednesday, “Excited to collaborate with Triptii. Welcome to the World of Bhool Bhulaiyaa @tripti_dimri.”

While the plot of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3 remains closely guarded, it is expected to follow the franchise's legacy of blending psychological elements with supernatural thrills. The director has hinted at a storyline that pushes the boundaries of the genre, crafting a narrative that is both fresh and familiar. The anticipation builds as audiences speculate on how the story of bhool bhulaiyaa 3 will tie into the lore of its predecessors, promising a labyrinth of twists and turns.

Details regarding the production of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3 have been sparse, mirroring the enigmatic nature of the film itself. Bazmee has emphasised the importance of maintaining the integrity of the franchise while injecting new life into the saga. As the film progresses through its production phases, the industry and audiences alike await further details with bated breath. Also, the release date, while not set in stone, is a subject of great anticipation.

Photo: Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2/ IMDb