After reports of locking 100 crore deal with streaming giant Netflix, acclaimed Bollywood actor, Shahid Kapoor, has once again signed on the dotted lines for amazon web series helmed by ‘The Family Man’ debutante directors, Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK.
The duo after the massive success of their debut digital venture, featuring Nawazuddin Siddiqui, is now collaborating with Shahid Kapoor for their next quirky thriller on Amazon Prime. As per a source, “Shahid has signed a big digital series which will be directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, the directors of Stree and The Family Man. After tasting super success with The Family Man especially on the web, several OTT giants were in talks with the director duo to design a project for them.”
“They have finally been signed on by a leading digital platform for an original show which will have all the essential ingredients that a usual Bollywood film has. It’s a thriller that will have the quirks of Raj and DK infused in it. They approached Shahid for the same and he loved it. He has signed on the dotted line,” the source further added.
Meanwhile, before diving into the making of this thriller, Shahid, will first have to complete his previous commitments like; the shoot of his next sport-drama, ‘Jersey’ which came to a halt due to the COVID-19 pandemic and shoot of Shashank Khaitan’s next ‘Yoddha’. The actor is reportedly also in talks with Guneet Monga for his next project, however, no official announcement on the same has been made so far.