Mumbai, April 19, 2021, Ajay Devgn is all set to collaborate again with OTT giant, Disney Plus Hotstar after the direct-to-digital announcement of his upcoming movie, Bhuj: The Pride of India. While the official announcement to be made tomorrow, the actor will reportedly be making his digital debut with the Disney+Hotstar show, Luther, which is the official adaptation of the British classic psychological crime thriller of the same name starring Idris Alba in the lead.
Ajay Devgn took to Twitter and shared a small video with a caption, "Ek din ka intezaar aur ek badi news! Can't wait to share it with you all tomorrow... Stay tuned".
The show is said to be jointly produced by Applause Entertainment with BBC India. The Hindi adaptation of "Luther" is supposed to be helmed by Rajesh Mapuskar, who is known for the slice of life, Ferrari Ki Sawaari, and the Marathi film, Ventilator. The pre-production work is currently underway while the shooting timeline will be decided soon.
'Luther' is a popular British television show starring Idris Alba, a near-genius, dedicated police officer, who is obsessed with his job of catching criminals. Ajay will be stepping in the shoes of Idris and will be playing the role of a detective.
On the film front, Ajay is currently shooting for his directorial MayDay. He will also be starring in the films like RRR, Maidan, Thank God, Kaithi Hindi remake, Chanakya, the YRF film, and many more in the next couple of years.