Shilpa Shetty returns to films after 12 years to play a writer in Diljit Dosanjh and Yami Gautam's comedy
By Bombay Talkies 07 28, 2019 | 12:50 AM
Media sources had earlier reported that Diljit Dosanjh has signed a yet-untitled comedy with Yami Gautam as his leading lady.
Shilpa’s last Hindi film outing in a full-fledged role was in Anil Sharma’s Apnein 2007, headlined by the Deols, Dharmendra, Sunny and Bobby, in which she played Sunny’s wife. This was followed by special appearances in the'Om Shanti Om' title track, 'Dostana’s'“Shut Up & Bounce” and “Tu Mere Type Ka Nahi Hai” for the 2014 crime thriller Dishkiyaoon, which she had also produced. “Shilpa plays a writer in the film. After a monthlong holiday in London and Greece, she returns to Mumbai in the first week of August and will immediately start shooting for the film. She is really excited,” informs a source close the development. Taurani had revealed that the film, revolving around a couple, is one of the last films penned by ' Hera Pheri 'and 'Bhool Bhulaiyaa’s'screenplay writer Neeraj Vora who passed away in 2017 after he had slipped into coma in October 2016. He has co-written the script with Vibha Singh and Arshad Sayed.