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Its Official! Tiger Shroff roped in for 'SOTY 2'

Updated: Aug 15, 2016 11:14 IST

New Delhi, Aug. 15 (ANI): Finally, on the auspicious day of India's independence, Karan Johar broke the silence and made a major announcement about the 'Student of the Year' sequel.

The 43-year-old filmmaker took to his Twitter handle to confirm the news that was doing the rounds- 'SOTY 2' will see Tiger Shroff in the lead.

"It's OFFICIAL....Directed by Punit Malhotra STUDENT OF THE YEAR 2 ( SOTY2) with TIGER SHROFF @iTIGERSHROFF," he tweeted along with the logo for the movie.

With this, the excitement soars up on who will be opposite the 'Heropanti' star- Amitabh Bachchan's granddaughter Navya Naveli or Saif Ali Khan's daughter Sara or Sridevi's daughter Jhanvi.

The first installment of the movie, directed by KJO himself in 2012, launched three of the most popular actors of recent times- Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan. (ANI)