Shilpa Shetty opens up on comeback film 'Nikamma', says 'It's all new for me'

WION Web Team New Delhi Aug 06, 2019, 05.42 PM(IST)

The actress had received severe criticism after she had said 'I look like a Bhangi' during an interview. Photograph:( Others )

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'Nikamma' is scheduled for release in summer 2020.

Shilpa Shetty will soon be making her comeback in film ‘Nikamma’ after a 13-year sabbatical from the world of movies. A businesswoman herself who has been an advocate for yoga and wellness routines opened up on the opportunity. 

In an interview with IANS, Shilpa said that she will be “presented in a different manner” in the film. She said, "I will start shooting for the film soon. I am reading up for the film and preparing in other ways, so it's all-new for me. I am enjoying the process. I think this is the right time since it is all about content now. I really liked the script of the film."

On taking a big break, Shilpa said, "I think once an actor always an actor, and once you taste the blood you cannot stay away from it for a long time."

Shilpa was last seen in 2007 film ‘Apne’. She debuted in Bollywood with 1993 film ‘Baazigar’ with Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol. She had several hits to her name after which she took to TV and became a prominent face of reality shows.