Kangana Ranaut announced on Tuesday that Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has joined her upcoming production Tiku and Sheru. The shooting of the film will start soon.
The official Instagram handle of Kangana’s production house Manikarnika Films shared the announcement. “The best actor of our generation joins Team Tiku and marries Sheru…. We are privileged to have found our lion #TikuwedsSheru Filming will start soon,” read the message accompanying Nawazuddin’s photo.
Kangana shared the post on her Instagram page, welcoming Nawazuddin to the film team. “Welcome to the team Mr. @nawazuddin._siddiqui @manikarnikafilms #tikuwedssheru,” Kangana wrote.
Earlier, the late actor Irrfan Khan would play a role in Tiku Weds Sheru. This is the first time Nawazuddin and Kangana have collaborated on a project. It is not yet certain whether Kangana will also appear in the film.
Tiku marries Sheru during the first production of Kangana Ranaut. Her production house Manikarnika Films was launched in 2020. After the launch of Manikarnika Films, Kangana’s sister Rangoli had shared on Twitter that while Kangana will work as a director and producer, their brother Akshit will take care of legal and finance departments.
On the acting front, Kangana Ranaut is currently filming for Dhaakad alongside Arjun Rampal. In addition, she will be seen in Ronnie Screwvala’s Tejas and Emergency. In the latter, Ranaut will play the role of Indira Gandhi. Kangana is also waiting for the release of the Jayalalithaa biopic Thalaivi, which was pushed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
As for Nawazuddin Siddiqui, the actor will next be seen in Sangeen, Heropanti 2 and Jogira Sara Ra Ra.