Known for his perfect coming timing, Kapil Sharma has been entertaining the audience for a while. His comedy shows always manage to grab headlines, and now it is his presence in a film that is making Sharma the talk of the town.
It is heard that Kapil has joined hands with the renowned actress and director Nandita Das for a film. Talks are on between the two and an official announcement of the film will be made soon.
Here are the details.
Kapil will play the lead
According to a report in Pinkvilla, Nandita Das is busy working on a new film, in which she is going to sign Kapil Sharma for the lead role.
Nandita will not only direct the film but will also co-produce the film with Sameer Nair. His talks with Kapil are in the final stages.
Both are very excited to work together. Reports suggest that this will not be a comedy film.
Kapil Sharma debuted with Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon
Kapil Sharma started his acting career in Bollywood with the Abbas-Mustan directorial ‘Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon’.
The film saw actors like Arbaaz Khan, Elli Avram and Varun Sharma in the cast along with Kapil. However, the film which was released in 2015 did not earn much at the box office.
Following this, Kapil was also seen in films like ‘Firangi’ and ‘It’s My Life’.
Kapil Sharma is keeping busy with his TV show
Kapil has been in the headlines for ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ for a long time. His focus remains to be on his show as of now. Several celebrities are seen gracing the show to promote their film. His cool style and entertaining interaction with celebrities on the show make the show a hit among the audience.
Recently, Divya Khosla Kumar and John Abraham appeared on the show to promote their film ‘Satyamev Jayate 2’.
The fresh season of ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ started on August 21.
Nandita made a guest appearance in ‘Call My Agent: Bollywood’
Nandita Das was recently seen in a guest appearance in the web series ‘Call My Agent: Bollywood’, which was released on the streaming giant Netflix. This series shows the new and less-talked about-face of Bollywood where 99% of people fail to make a mark and end up crying their whole life.
Nandita will soon be seen in the Telugu drama film ‘Virata Parvam’ opposite Rana Daggubati.
Recently she directed the film ‘The Cuber’. Nandita has also acted in the film and was the writer too.
Nandita Das is one of the prominent directors of Bollywood
Nandita has acted in more than 40 films in 10 languages in her career. Apart from acting, Nandita Das is also a big name in direction. The biopic ‘Manto’ directed by her was appreciated at many film festivals.