Producers Gul Khan and Gorky’s 4 Lions Films have finally locked the lead faces for their upcoming Star Plus show, titled Ishqbaaz, based on the unique concept of mind-body-soul.

Qubool Hai fame Surbhi Chandna and Tu Mera Hero’s Ruhi, Twinkle Patel being roped in as the female leads on the show.

It’s already out in the media about popular face Nakuul Mehta playing the male lead. Also, the third girl to play the female lead will be Neha Lakshmi Iyer.

Now, we have an exclusive report about young and handsome Kartik Bishnoi being finalized to play one of the male leads on the show.

Ishqbaaz will have three boys and three girls taking centre stage as leads.

And for the other hero’s role, Leenesh Mattoo who has been in talks for a long time has been finalized. Leenesh is presently seen in Nisha aur Uske Cousins.

Coming back to Kartik, he essayed the character of Jignesh in the popular Channel V show, Dil Dostii Dance. He has recently been seen in episodics of Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya and Code Red.

When contacted, Kartik told us, “I have given auditions for the show. But there is nothing that has materialized out of it. I will be glad if I bag the lead role, but there is no sort of confirmation till now.”

4 Lions Films, we hear will finalize the other cast, and will go on floor with the show as early as possible. The renowned production house has their show Qubool Hai on air on Zee TV as of now.