Shilpa Shetty is making a comeback into Bollywood with Bhagyashree’s son Abhimanyu Dassani. The role of Shilpa Shetty is not yet revealed but she will be seen in Sabbir Khan’s film Nikamma.
Shilpa Shetty’s comeback is a great burst for Bollywood and her fans are eagerly waiting to know about her new project. Without disclosing her role, she said that it is something she has never done before. Shilpa Shetty’s comeback statement was:
“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”. She added “It feels great. I am ready to take that plunge again and looking forward to be back on the big screen. It’s a refreshingly unique project and am looking forward to working with Sabbir.”
The film is jointly produced by Sabbir Khan Films and Sony Pictures International Productions starring Abhimanyu Dassani and singer Shirley Setia along with Silpa Shetty. The release date of the film is not yet fixed but it is set to release in 2020.
Commenting on Shilpa Shetty’s comeback, the director of film Sabbir Khan said “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.” Sabbir Khan earlier worked with Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Munna Michael.
The diva, after her marriage with businessman Raj Kundra, was last seen in 2007 films Apne and Life in a Metro. Earlier there were rumors of Shilpa Shetty’s comeback with Yami Gautam and Diljit Dosanjh in Ramesh Taurani’s film to which the producer commented “Yes, Diljit and Yami have given their nod to the film. It’s a fresh pairing and we are excited because both are competent actors with impeccable comic timing. It is a sensible comedy and revolves around a couple”
Shilpa Shetty is currently in London and vacating with her 7-year-old son Viaan. Earlier when Shilpa Shetty’s comeback was not confirmed and she was being interviewed for the same, she said “When was I gone? I am doing TV, brand endorsements. Out of the five scripts which came to me, I read three and I didn’t like them.” She also added about the kind of script she was waiting for, “It should be worthwhile, to leave the house going for work, to leave my baby. I really want to make a movie, very soon. Let’s hope there is somebody out there who gives me a role enticing enough.”