Kartik Aaryan: I do feel that I am a bankable actor
When he made his debut back in 2011 with , Kartik Aaryan was not a very known name in the industry. Cut to 2018, almost everyone knows him! Riding high on the success of his latest release, ‘Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety’, Kartik is one of actors whose film has entered the 100 crore club.
In an interview with IANS, Kartik said, “Yes, I am in a very good space in Bollywood right now. I am loving it and all the love that people have been giving me from within the industry and outside too… I do feel that I am (a) bankable (actor). I am loving it and I hope I satisfy everybody’s needs.”
Talking about how relatable films are nowadays, he said, “It all depends upon your content. It can be a fictional character and yet relatable.. It always depends on the content of the film and what you are doing.” He thinks realism in cinema is important but only in a “realistic situation and content”.
Kartik has the chocolate boy image and he loves it. “I love the chocolate boy image. I love my heartthrob image. I don’t want to change anything. Why should I change it when I am the only ‘bromantic’ hero? I have created my own niche. Things are somewhere falling on there own also and it is also my decisions also in life,” he said.
Does Kartik feel the pressure of the Rs 100 crore club? “Nobody thought that it (Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety) would (enter) Rs 100 crore (club). But the moment it happened, everyone is expecting me to give Rs 100 crore films back to back, which I also want but you have to be reasonable…” he said.