Since the Coronavirus Pandemic, most of the Bollywood actors are seen with their newly released films on OTT platforms. OTT now has become the new medium to release the films as no specific date has been assigned for theaters to reopen. Now, we have learnt that Shahid Kapoor is all set to make his OTT debut with Netflix as well.
After the huge success of Kabir Singh, Shahid Kapoor was busy working on his upcoming film Jersey. Now, it is said that the actor has signed a big budget action thriller with Netflix.
The project is still untitled and the story will revolve around the Operation Cactus the Indian government launched in the Maldives islands in 1988. It was to prevent a coup by a group of 200 Sri Lankan militants against then President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom.
The Kabir Singh actor will be seen donning the character of Brigadier Farukh Bulsara. He was the one who commanded paratroopers of an Indian Army parachute brigade and regiment in this thrilling military operation.
The film will make a directorial debut of Aditya Nimbalkar. The shoot is said to start in the mid 2021.