Kartik started his career with Pyaar Ka Punchnama in 2011. The film stars Divyendu Sharma, Nushrat Bharucha, Sonnali Seygall, Ishita Raj and Raayo S. Bakhirta along with Kartik. He played the role of Rajat Mridul, one of the working bachelors.
Kartik’s third movie was Kaanchi: The Unbreakable in 2014. The movie didn’t do well however, Kartik’s performance was praised because of his screen presence in this movie.
Kartik’s next successful movie was the sequel of Pyaar Ka Punchnama, called Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2. It was released in 2015, with Nushrat Bharucha playing opposite Kartik. The monologue featuring Kartik was one of the highlights of the movie. He was awarded Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role and Big Star Entertainment Award for Most Entertaining Ensemble Cast.
He mostly received love as well as recognition after the release of Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety. This was Kartik’s fourth movie with Nushrat Bharucha and second movie with Sunny Singh. He received Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for Best Entertainer of the Year for his role as Sonu Sharma. He’s without a doubt the handsome actor of B-Town.