Nonetheless, she is doing a few movies in Bollywood now. She acted in a film titled 'Shimla Mirch' alongside Rajkumar Rao and Hema Malini. The film is directed by legendary director Ramesh Sippy who made a classic like 'Sholay'. This film was bankrolled by Viacom 18 company and the finished product never made it to the silver screen.
After 5 years of postponement, the film is finally releasing on 3rd January but on Netflix. This decision by the production house is making Rakul and the director very unhappy as per sources.