After 13 years, Shilpa Shetty to make Bollywood comeback with ‘Nikamma’


After 13 years, Shilpa Shetty Kundra set to make Bollywood comeback with ‘Nikamma’. The film will be helmed by director Sabbir Khan.

The film also features actor Abhimanyu Dassani, famous Youtube singer Shirley Sethia. Shilpa Shetty took to Instagram to share the news of her sabbatical coming to an end on Instagram. She wrote, “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.”

The 44-year-old actress also opened up about her comeback to films and she told Times Of India, "It feels great. I am ready to take the plunge again. It's a refreshing and unique project, and I am looking forward to working with Sabbir. I loved my role as it's something that I have never attempted before. I can't wait for the audience to see me in a new avatar."

Directed Sabbir Khan added, "Shilpa was very clear that her comeback would have to be with a worthy role. It's a dynamic part and I am happy to have her on board and bring her back for her fans who have missed her."

Shilpa never bade goodbye to showbiz. She ablaze small screen as a reality show judge. Her last film was 'Apne'.