On June 12 Amazon Prime Video premiered Shoojit Sircar's Gulabo Sitabo. The film stars Ayushmann Khurrana
and Amitabh Bachchan in the old city of Lucknow. Taking to social media Amitabh Bachchan
srarted a fun trend where he challenged many actors to complete the task of saying a tongue twister. The twister is, "Gulabo ki khatar patar se, titar witar Sitabo. Sitabo ke agar magar se uthal puthal Gulabo." Amitabh Bachchan also tagged the Pati Patni aur Woh actor Kartik Aaryan
. Kartik Aaryan quickly took up the challenge, but was stopped mid way when he was interrupted by his mother.
At first, Kartik's mother Malti Tiwari stopped the actor, saying that "the internet is already full of such tongue twister videos.
To this Kartik Aaryan told his mother that the legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan himself tagged him to take up the challenge. However his mother did not believe this one bit. Furthermore she joked saying, "Amitabh Bachchan tujhe tag karenge? Unke itne bure din aa gaye?"
Kartik Aaryan shared the entire interaction on social media and captioned it writing, "Family is the biggest support system they said. #Twistedfamily."
Taapsee Pannu, Bhumi Pednekar, Vidya Balan, Karan Johar, Varun Dhawan, Vicky Kaushal, Rajkummar Rao, Yami Gautam, Ishaan Khatter, Vikrant Massey among others have also taken up the challenge.
On the work front, Kartik Aaryan was shooting for Bhool Bhulaiyya 2 in Rajasthan before the lockdown came into place. Anees Bazmee's Bhool Bhulaiyya 2 also stars Kiara Advani and Tabu in other pivotal roles.