Mumbai: Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor will likely be venturing into the digital area with filmmaker duo Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK’s upcoming sequence, streaming platform Amazon Prime Video introduced on Thursday.
The untitled sequence, touted as a ‘quirky drama thriller’, has been created and written by Raj and DK, who earlier helmed the hit ‘The Household Man’ for the streamer.
Kapoor stated he was in search of a possibility to collaborate with the administrators, identified for his or her movies like ‘Go Goa Gone’, ‘Shor within the Metropolis’ and ‘Stree’, after watching their work on ‘The Household Man’. “I could not consider anybody higher for my digital debut than them. Amazon Prime Video is a wonderful service and it is a privilege to work with them. “I liked the story concept after I first heard it and since then it has been an thrilling trip up to now! Cannot wait to share this sequence with the viewers,” the 39-year-old actor stated in a press release.
Raj and DK stated the present relies on their ‘favorite script’ and described it as their labour of affection.
“We discovered an ideal match in Shahid. He was all the time our first selection for this sequence. We hit it off instantly, and have been on the identical web page from the primary time we spoke. Shahid is an thrilling actor to look at and work with! The depth he brings to his roles is superb,” the duo stated in a joint assertion.
The sequence marks Raj and DK’s first collaboration with Kapoor, who was final seen within the 2019 hit ‘Kabir Singh’. The actor’s movie credit additionally embrace ‘critically-acclaimed motion pictures comparable to ‘Jab We Met’, ‘Kaminey’, ‘Haider’ and ‘Padmaavat’.
Vijay Subramaniam, Director and Head, Content material, Amazon Prime Video India, known as Kapoor an ‘extremely gifted’ actor and stated the staff is happy to have him on board. “It is a recent and distinctive mixture that we’re assured will likely be a success with our clients,” Subramaniam stated. The present is co-written by Sita R Menon, Suman Kumar and Hussain Dalal. The streaming platform will announce the remainder of the forged quickly.