Popular contemporary dancer Shakti Mohan, also the winner of the ‘Dance India Dance’ season 2, is ready to make her Bollywood debut with ace choreographer and director Remo D’Souza’s film.
Shakti, who was seen in reality TV dance shows like Dance India Dance season 2, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Dance + will be playing the lead in the film alongside dancer Salman Yusuff Khan, the winner of Dance India Dance season 1.
The film will be a romantic love story based on ballet as a dance form and will also mark Remo’s debut as a producer, read a statement.
“I’m very excited to be part of this project. Remo sir is my mentor and it is a dream come true to be making a debut through my childhood passion which is dance,” Shakti said in a statement.
While talking about the upcoming film, Remo D’Souza adds, “It’s been directed by my associate director Stanley D’Costa. It will go on floors by the end of this year.”
Shakti Mohan made her acting debut on television with the youth series Dil Dosti Dance. Since then, Shakti has been a part of several dance reality shows. She also did an item number in Akshay Kumar’s 2012 film, Rowdy Rathore. Plus, Shakti will also be a mentor on TV show “Dance + Season 2”.