Citadel Indian Remake to Feature Varun Dhawan in Lead, Set to Release on Amazon Prime Video

The Russo Brothers have shared the first announcement image of Citadel India, the spin-off to their web series starring Priyanka Chopra.

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Highlights

  • Amazon Prime Video has bagged the rights for the Indian Citadel Spin-off.
  • The show will premiere on Amazon Prime Video.
  • Filming for this show shall begin in January 2023. 
  • The series is being helmed by Raj and DK, known for shows like The Family Man.

The Russo Brothers have shared the first announcement image of Citadel India, the spin-off to their web series starring Priyanka Chopra. Starring Varun Dhawan, the spin-off has been directed by Raj and DK. The creators of the original show, the Russo Brothers, shared the first look of Varun’s character from the show on Instagram on Tuesday and dropped the information that filming will start in January 2023. Using their joint Instagram handle, the filmmakers wrote, “We are thrilled to officially announce that we will bring you the Indian installment of the Citadel universe. The local Original spy series will start filming in January 2023.” There’s a picture of Varun, dressed in a brown jacket and black tee, staring intensely into the camera. In the background, one can see the Mumbai beachfront, together with the iconic Taj Mahal hotel. 

OTT Release Date OTT Platform Theatrical Release Date Language Film Industry
TBA Amazon Prime Video NA Hindi NA

Citadel Series Spin-off First Look 

The Russo Brothers took to Instagram and shared the first look of the Citadel – Hindi Version on Instagram. They added, “We are thrilled to officially announce that we will bring you the Indian installment of the Citadel universe. The local Original spy series will start filming in January 2023”.

Citadel Spin-off Cast and Crew 

Varun Dhawan is playing the lead role in this show that also stars Samantha Ruth Prabhu and other actors. 

Citadel Spin-off Storyline 

Citadel is an upcoming American science fiction drama TV series created by Patrick Moran and the Russo brothers for Amazon Prime Video. The show has been described as an “action-packed spy series with a compelling emotional centre”. Expect a lot of action and drama when you watch this show. It includes spinoffs set in India too. The Indian series will star Varun Dhawan and Samantha Ruth Prabhu, with Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK taking direction. Varun Dhawan has just been finalized for the lead role, and the makers released the first-look poster of his character from the movie on Twitter.