Directed by Sabbir Khan, Nikamma is an upcoming action romantic comedy entertainer. It marks the 5th directorial venture of the director after movies like “Kambakkht Ishq”, “Heropanti”, “Baaghi” and “Munna Michael”.
In addition to directing the film, Khan also produced it under the banner of his Shabbir Khan Films in association with Sony Pictures Films India. It is written by Sanamjit Singh Talwar. If we talk about technical work, Hari K. Vedantam is taking care of cinematography and Manan Ajay Sagar is handling the editing work.
Nikamma Release Date
On March 31, 2022, the makers announced the release date of this upcoming romantic comedy film. It is now confirmed that the film will be released theatrically on 17th June, 2022. The film will have a direct clash with Vidyut Jammwal starrer “Khuda Haafiz: Chapter 2” and Ayushmann Khurrana and Rakul Preet Singh starrer “Doctor G“.
Theatres mein zaroor dekhiyega yeh roller-coaster 😍
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— SHILPA SHETTY KUNDRA (@TheShilpaShetty) May 30, 2022
The shooting of the film began in July 2019 and Shilpa Shetty joined the set the next month. However, the makers had to halt the shoot due to COVID-19 pandemic, it was resumed in October 2020 and was wrapped up in the first week of November 2020.
SHOOTING COMPLETE… Team #Nikamma calls it a wrap… Stars #AbhimanyuDassani, #ShirleySetia and #ShilpaShetty… Directed by Sabbir Khan… Produced by Sony Pictures Films India and Sabbir Khan Films. #NikammaShootWrap pic.twitter.com/mEABwjlctn
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) November 5, 2020
Nikamma Star Cast
Abhimanyu Dassani, the son of popular 1990s actress Bhagyashree is playing the male lead as Sidharth “Sid”. He made his male lead debut with 2018 action comedy film “Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota” and after that, he also starred in the lead role in Netflix’s 2021 romantic comedy “Meenakshi Sundareshwar” along with Sanya Malhotra.
Singer-turned-actor Shirley Setia who made her acting debut with 2020 Hindi drama film “Maska”, is featured in the female lead. She is playing as Siya opposite Abhimanyu. She has also made her Tollywood debut with romantic comedy “Krishna Vrinda Vihari” opposite Naga Shaurya, and the film is scheduled to be released on Friday, 22th April 2022.
Bollywood actress and fitness queen Shilpa Shetty is also featured in a key role in the film, she will be playing a character named Avni. She made her comeback in industry last year after a hiatus of 15 years with “Hungama 2” which was released on Disney + Hotstar.
The film also features “The Kapil Sharma Show” fame actor-comedian Sunil Grover as Jay. He played a crucial role in Amazon Prime Video’s political thriller web-series “Tandav”. Naren Kumar and Deepraj Rana are also among the rest of the star cast.
Watch Nikamma Trailer
Abhimanyu is looking promising in this comedy-drama, the film is revolved around a guy who is fun loving, enjoys weekends and sleepy nights
Nikamma Music & Soundtrack
The film has music by Industry’s popular musicians including Tanishk Bagchi, Amaal Mallik, Sajid-Wajid, Manj Musik and Meet Bros while the film’s score is composed by Sandeep Sirodkar, known for composing background score for notable films like “Dabangg”, “Bodyguard”, “Once Upon A Time in Mumbai” and “Prince”. Reportedly, Arijit Singh has given his melodious voice for the movie’s songs.