“Ayushmann Khurrana’s Emotional Sentiments: Yearning for Father’s Presence During Release of ‘Dream Girl 2’. Discover Further Insights Below.”
- Record-Breaking Debut: Ayushmann Khurrana achieves a career milestone with the remarkable opening of ‘Dream Girl 2’.
- Fond Remembrance: The actor expresses a heartfelt longing for his late father to have witnessed the film’s success.
- Endearing Tribute: Ayushmann Khurrana affectionately refers to his father as his unwavering “biggest cheer-leader”.
The highly anticipated comedic sequel, Dream Girl 2, officially commenced production on August 25, 2023. Returning to reprise his role as Pooja, Ayushmann Khurrana is accompanied by Ananya Panday, the new female lead, in this follow-up to the 2019 hit, Dream Girl. The film has already marked a significant achievement for Khurrana, garnering his career’s most impressive opening.
Generating a net total of 40.71 crore over its initial three days at the box office, Dream Girl 2 solidified Khurrana’s foothold in the industry. Amidst this triumph, Ayushmann Khurrana opened up about his father’s absence during this pivotal juncture, expressing his longing for his father’s presence to witness the film’s success.
Reflecting on his father’s affinity for the original Dream Girl, Khurrana shared, “I wish my father was here to experience this. Dream Girl was his favorite film. He was very proud of how I attempted something so different. I remember he was in splits while watching the film.” The actor regretfully mused on his father’s inability to view the sequel, adding, “I wish he could have watched Dream Girl 2 too.”
Describing his father as his “biggest cheerleader,” Ayushmann Khurrana emphasized the pivotal role his father played in his journey. He recalled his father’s guidance, “I walked the path less traveled because he told me that I was the creator of my own destiny and that I should always do what my heart says.”
Dream Girl 2, directed by Raaj Shaandilyaa and produced by Ekta Kapoor, boasts an ensemble cast including Paresh Rawal, Manjot Singh, Rajpal Yadav, Vijay Raaz, and Annu Kapoor. Building upon the success of its predecessor, the film continues the story, featuring Ananya Panday as Pari, Ayushmann Khurrana’s love interest. Khurrana’s character remains true to the initial installment’s premise, assuming the persona of a woman to attract and entertain men for profit.
As production unfolds, Dream Girl 2 is poised to captivate audiences once again, carrying forward the unique blend of humor and drama that characterized the original.