Karan Johar confirmed that Tiger Shroff will be the lead in the upcoming sequel to Student of the Year. He tweeted,
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) August 15, 2016
Other than Tiger Shroff, none of the remaining cast is finalized yet. Student of the Year had marked the debut of the rising stars Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra.