ETimes contacted the director Anees Bazmee, who is currently nursing an injury. He said, “We are all excited to start working on the film very soon. I was injured so I am resting at home.” Explaining why he brought Vidya back into the film with Kartik Aaryan, the director added, “The way we finished Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2', we thought of doing something new and the first name that came to my mind was Vidya Balan. Isn't the combination good?
Vidya Balan and Anees Bazmee have been friends for a long time. So how did the actress react when he approached her for the role of Manjulika? “She agreed immediately. Plus, she's a friend and quite enthusiastic. Enthu hokar kaam karenge,” Bazmee shared.
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Bazmee has already scouted the film's locations. Sharing details about the same, he said, “I traveled all over India looking for locations. As soon as I recover from the injury, I will start the prep work for the film.”
Apart from Vidya and Kartik, there are many reports that Madhuri said will also be part of the cast of 'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3'. According to a source cited by Mid-Day, the creative team decided to introduce another spirit into the narrative to enhance the plot. Consequently, Rooh Baba will face the two ghosts portrayed by Madhuri Dixit and Vidya Balan. This marks the first on-screen collaboration between the two leads, making it a significant move on the filmmakers' part. The report further stated that the production of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 3 is scheduled to begin next month. Furthermore, he mentioned that Sara Ali Khan is being considered for the female lead role in the film.
In response to the allegations, the report's source stated: “Discussions are still in the early stages. Nothing has been confirmed yet.”