Hera-Pheri 3: Akshay Kumar will not be seen in the role of Raju

Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, and Sunil Shetty became one of the most loved comedy trios since the release of Hera Pheri and Phir Hera Pheri decades ago. 

While the sequel to Hera-Pheri is being made, Paresh Rawal has now revealed that Karthik Aryan has made an entry.

Producer Feroz Nadiadwala recently confirmed that he is planning to bring back the comedy film franchises.

The much-awaited Hera Pheri 3 that fans have been claiming for so long has finally seen the light of day. 

There was speculation that the lead actor Akshay Kumar had stepped back and a new actor Karthik would make an entry. 

Finally, actor Paresh Rawal confirmed on his Twitter handle that Karthik will be seen in Hera Pheri

Recent media reports suggest that Akshay Kumar may pull the plug on Hera Pheri as well as other franchises like Welcome and Awara Pagal Deewana. 

“Hera Pheri, Welcome, and Awara Pagal Deewana are the three most loved franchises led by Akshay Kumar, and he was quite keen audience to revisit the iconic films.

But after several meetings, he has decided to take a step back, as it didn’t match the script.”