Actor Tanishaa Mukerji is all set for a comeback to Bollywood with the film titled Code Name Abdul. She has not appeared in films since 2016.
Code Name Abdul is all set for a 10th December release the actor announced on Instagram. She wrote, “The wait is over. #CodeNameAbdul releasing. See you in the cinemas on 10th Dec 2021.🍿”
Actor Tanishaa Mukerji is all set for a comeback:
The wait is over. #CodeNameAbdul releasing
See you in the cinemas on 10th Dec 2021.🍿@CodeNameAbdul @EshwarGunturu @iamhemangi @akkukulhari @khaterahakimi @ashokftii @sumendw @Likhnewaala @aftab_asghar @Ajayloka @rohin_k #DeepakRavella @saregamaglobal pic.twitter.com/3H0vXZ61I7
— Tanishaa S Mukerji (@TanishaaMukerji) November 22, 2021
Code Name Abdul the crime thriller is helmed by Eshwar Gunturu. The story reportedly revolves around a secret mission assigned to RAW. Debutant Akku Kulhari will also be seen in a lead role in the film.
Mukherji spoke to ANI about her role in Code Name Abdul. She said, “I have always done lighter films, even breezy ones, Action is something that needs a whole new skill set. I play a mysterious Muslim woman named Salma. Over the last few years, I have tried to evolve as an artist. This was a preparation intensive role and I have ensured that I do my best at it.”
Mukerji has earlier worked in Hindi, Telugu and Tamil films. She belongs to Mukherjee-Samarth family, and is the younger daughter of filmmaker Shomu Mukherjee and actress Tanuja. She is actor Kajol’s sibling and made her debut with the Hindi film Sssshhh… in 2003. In 2012 she ended up as the first runner’s up in the popular reality show Bigg Boss 7.
Mukherji in an earlier interview to Zoom spoke about being single at 43. She said she faced no pressure from her family to get married. Thanking them,” “No, never from my family. My family is amazing. Because I have this wonderful life today. I am very blessed and I have an amazing life so I don’t think of it like that.”