Directed by Sabir Khan, ‘Nikamma’ will bring back the gorgeous Shilpa Shetty on the cinema screens after 13-year hiatus
Ending her decade long sabbatical, Bollywood diva Shilpa Shetty Kundra is all set to play a pivotal role in an upcoming action film. The Dhadkan actress will mark her comeback on the big screen after 13 years with ‘Nikamma’ and her fans cannot be more excited.
Shilpa Shetty last appeared in 2007 ‘Life In A Metro’ and ‘Apne’. The actress will be seen in the upcoming action film by Sabir Khan after a hiatus of 13 years in an exciting new avatar.
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Yesssssssss, it’s true! My sabbatical of 13 long years comes to an end.. I am so excited to announce that the film you will see me next in is #Nikamma , directed by @sabbir24x7 (cast still being finalised) featuring these amazing and talented actors @abhimanyud @shirleysetia @sonypicturesin. Need all your blessings 🙏😇 and Thank you for all the love always💗 #SabbirKhanFilms #ShilpaShettyInNikamma #gratitude #doingwhatilove #lovewhatido #films #backwithabang #love #announcement #bombaytimes
Shilpa took to Instagram to share this huge news with her fans who have been excitingly waiting for her to make a comeback.
Talking about her upcoming project, Shilpa Shetty said:
“It feels great. I am ready to take that plunge again and looking forward to being back on the big screen. It’s a refreshingly unique project and is looking forward to working with Sabbir. I loved my role, and it’s something I’ve never done before … I can’t wait for my audiences to see me in a new avatar.”
The actress added:
“My sabbatical of 13 long years comes to an end. I am so excited to announce that the film you will see me next in is ‘Nikamma’… Need all your blessings.”
Sabir Khan is also excited for this upcoming film that will bring the much-loved name on the big screen again.
“Shilpa is a much-loved name in every household and she was very clear right at the onset that her comeback would have to be with a worthy role. It’s a dynamic part and I am glad to be working with Shilpa and bringing her back for the fans that miss her.”
‘Nikamma’ will also star Abhimanyu Dassani and social media star Shirley Setia. Jointly produced by Sony Pictures International Productions and Sabbir Khan Films, the film is slated to release in the summer of 2020.