By Hindustan Times
Mumbai, Dec. 17 -- Over the last few months, there've been plenty of rumours about the Dostana sequel having been shelved. A couple of days ago, it was reported that director Taran Mansukhani had demanded a share in the profits and producer, Karan Johar, had scrapped the project.
Within hours of the article appearing, Karan tweeted, "Dostana 2 is definitely starting next year...Script is locked...Abhishek (Bachchan) and John (Abraham) are ready!!! The boys are back!! Tarun (director Tarun Mansukhani) is all set...." A few weeks earlier, John had asserted that Dostana 2 should take off next year.
"Karan had problems with the second half so Tarun's been working on it. The film is as important to Abhishek and me as it is to Karan and Tarun." Quizzed on the issue of dates and if their nonavailability could see him exiting the long-anticipated sequel, he retorted, "Karan is not just a producer, he's been one of my big