Written & Edited By : Aditi Mishra
9 January 2023 ( New Delhi) : The Indian adaptation of British show The Night Manager has been officially announced and the first poster has been released. Anil Kapoor has released the first look of his upcoming web series ‘The Night Manager’.
The show, which stars Aditya Roy Kapoor and Anil Kapoor, is a spy thriller and borrows its plot from the joint production of BBC and AMC, which aired in 2016. The Indian version will stream on Disney+ Hotstar later this year.
The first look motion poster shows an explosion behind an airplane as Anil Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapur are seen taking off from it. Sharing it and giving a hint about the plot, Anil wrote on Instagram, “The only weapon to stop the world’s most dangerous arms dealer is the night manager of a hotel (the only weapon to stop the most dangerous arms dealer) There is a weapon) of the world and he is the night manager of a hotel).”
Talking about playing the role of a dreaded arms dealer in the show, Anil Kapoor said in a statement, “I have always loved working on different types of content and characters. When I first read the script, I fell in love with Shelly Roongta’s character.” Shelley is a powerful figure, the right balance of wit and evil with a benevolent and imperceptible menace like the story of the show – a perfect mix of entertainment and great storytelling.
Aditya Roy Kapoor, who plays the titular Night Manager in the show, said, “I always wanted to play a multi-layered character in a series with a complex story arc, and when Manch approached me to play the title role in The. Night Manager, I knew this was what I was looking for.”
This series will be streamed on Disney Plus Hotstar. The first look motion poster was released on Monday. Anil Kapoor is part of the lead cast along with Aditya in The Night Manager. Both the actors have previously worked in the film Malang.