Anil Kapoor's Indian Television debut with Colors' show 24 is shaping up to be a grand show with many talented actors including Shabana Azmi, Anupam Kher, Rahul Khanna, Mandira Bedi, Tisca Chopra, Neil Bhoopanam, Ajinkya Deo and of course Anil Kapoor.
The trailer of the show was launched yesterday in the presence of all cast and crew of this Colors show. The show is the Indian adaptation of a Hollywood show with the same name. The show deals with Counter Terrorism Unit set in Mumbai and is said to be the replica of the original series.
The first official trailer of the show looks very promising and gives a feel of a good attempt in taking Indian television scenario a step higher. With the most popular thriller show on Indian television being CID, this show gives a good hope at an interesting suspense thriller show.
The English version of 24 series was a very successful show starring Kiefer Sutherland in the role of Jack Bauer. Anil Kapoor was also a part of this show. Now Anil will be playing the role of Jack Bauer.
The Indian version of the series is written by Rensil D'Silva, directed by Abhinay Deo and is produced under Anil Kapoor Films.
The show is getting ready to go on air on Colors in the month of October.
Tisca Chopra will be playing the wife of Anil Kapoor on the show.
Viacom 18 will be producing the show airing it on their channel Colors.
Abhinay Deo will be directing the show. He is the director of the Bollywood film Delhi Belly.
Mandira Bedi will be playing one of the lead roles on the show alongside Anil Kapoor.
Anil Kapoor struck a pose before making his entry. Anil will be playing the role of Jack Bauer in the original 24.
Sonam Kapoor was at the event to support her father Anil Kapoor.