Hrithik Roshan was reportedly cast in the official Hindi remake of the drama The Night Manager, according to rumours. However, soon after, rumours surface that Roshan had withdrawn from the project. Aditya Roy Kapur has reportedly began filming for the adaptation, which would be his OTT debut.
A source informed BH, “After Hrithik opted out of the adaptation of The Night Manager the makers roped in Aditya Roy Kapur to essay the role that was originally played by Tom Hiddleston. In fact, Aditya has already begun shooting for the show”. While an official announcement of the shoot’s start date has yet to be made, it will be another another Bollywood personality to go to OTT following the pandemic.
The Night Manager is an espionage thriller in which a secret agent and a covert weapons dealer fight in a frantic cat and mouse chase.