Sony Pictures International Productions and ace director Sabbir Khan’s next gets a title with its lead actors too. Titled as NIKAMMA, the movie will star Abhimanyu Dassani and Shirley Setia.
Abhimanyu Dassani made his Bollywood debut in Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota and Shirley Setia is a singer social media sensation.
A cracker of an entertainer, NIKAMMA is in line with Sabbir’s big action entertainers. It promises action, comedy and romance with a strong emotional core.
The filmmaker said:
“I am always going to try and introduce new talent to the industry. I am excited to present Abhimanyu and Shirley. They are a breath of fresh air. They remind me of the zest that Tiger and Kriti had in their debuts.”
Abhimanyu Dassani said:
“The belief that Sabbir sir and Sony Pictures have showed in me is exhilarating plus this genre brings a whole set of challenges that are very exciting.”
Excited about her debut film, Shirley said:
“I couldn’t have asked for a better launch. I am glad that my first foray into Bollywood is a prestigious association with an international studio and Sabbir Sir, who has successfully launched such exciting talent in the industry.”
Vivek Krishnani, Managing Director, Sony Pictures Entertainment, India, said:
“NIKAMMA is part of Sony’s larger plans where the studio is sharply focused on introducing new talent to the industry on the back of strong content and talented film makers. It mounts an impressive slate for 2020. We are glad to associate with Sabbir who has such a successful track record of creating big scale entertainers. “
The makers have already wrapped the first schedule of the film, and according to our sources a song and few scenes have been shot on a huge scale.
Sony Pictures International Productions and Sabbir Khan Films are the producers of NIKAMMA. It is releasing in summer 2020!