The series will premiere on Disney+ Hotstar.
Aishwarya Vasudevan, Team OTTplay
Last Updated: 09.01 AM, Jan 20, 2023
The Night Manager is gearing up to take the silver screen by storm, promising to be as suave, stylish and thrilling as its predecessor. The makers recently unveiled the trailer of the upcoming show, which promises a rollercoaster ride of excitement indeed. The series features Anil Kapoor, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sobhita Dhulipala in lead roles. At the trailer launch event of the series on Friday, Sobhita opened up about her experience of working with the suave stars.
“It’s a lot of hard work but someone’s gotta do it”, jokes Sobhita before going on to say “It was fantastic actually. It was a fantastic run for me to be a part of this show (with) such accomplished, talented people. So to be in their presence really motivated me to really enjoy the moment and have fun with it”.
The actress, who was last seen in Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan: I, also spoke about what the coming year looks like for her, career wise. “As for the upcoming projects, I'm really excited. It looks like a really good year for me. So I'm just grateful and inspired. It's good energy all around”, she said.
The upcoming series is the Hindi adaptation of the British series of the same name, which starred Tom Hiddleston, Hugh Laurie, Elizabeth Debicki and Olivia Colman. Aditya, Anil and Sobhita will essay the characters played by Tom, Hugh and Elizabeth respectively. Tillotama Shome will portray the character essayed by Olivia.
The Hindi series will also feature Saswata Chatterjee, and Ravi Behl in prominent roles. Sandeep Modi has created and directed the series, which was co-directed by Priyanka Ghosh. The series was produced under the production banners of The Ink Factory and Banijay Asia.
The Night Manager will start streaming on Disney+ Hotstar from February 17, 2023 onwards.