Actress-turned author Twinkle Khanna is is returning to films, but will not face the camera again. Twinkle, who has become popular for her witty columns and books, is launching her own production company with Balki’s Akshay Kumar-Sonam Kapoor starrer.
According to a report in a leading daily, the name of Twinkle’s production company will be called as Mrs. Funnybones Movies.
The actress who quit films after her last release Love Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega has in the past co-produced films like Tees Maar Khan and Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty.
A source told the leading daily that, “It’s Twinkle’s concept that will be entirely developed by Balki who is writing the script, screenplay and dialogues. Twinkle will not be involved in the writing process. The film goes on the floors in March next year.’’
When asked about the film, Akshay said jokingly, “She (Twinkle) is the producer and I will work on a salary.’’
While talking to Mumbai Mirror, the source further added, “There are two kinds of slates being planned for Mrs Funnybones Movies for 2017 – one for mainstream films and the second for off-beat fare. All the films will be presented by Twinkle.”