Good friends with actor Sushant Singh Rajput, since their television days, the often laugh about playing detectives in their respective upcoming films, since Rajput is portraying Detective Byomkesh Bakshi in Dibakar Banerjee’s film. Though Sushant is playing a character of another era, Karan is playing a bumbling, confused and pretty much a defective detective. However one wonders if between friends, there is a sense of competition taking root, nevertheless.
Karan refuted any sense of competition saying, ”No, not at all, Sushant is playing a serious detective and my character is totally opposite of that, though in Pinkesh’s head, he is James Bond himself! The way Sushant has portrayed Byomkesh’s character is applause-worthy. He was glad when I told him that