Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan is all set to make his OTT debut. The actor will be seen in the Hindi Adaptation of BBC's 2016 Television series, The Night Manager. The series is based on John le Carre's 1993 novel by the same name. In the BBC series, Tom Hiddlestone played the lead. The web show will stream on Disney Plus Hotstar and the Bollywood Greek God is being paid a whopping 75-80 crore for his ORR debut, according to the reports in PeepingMoon.
The report read, "Hrithik is a bonafide superstar with a tremendous track record at the box office and huge fan following across the globe. His web debut will enhance the streaming platform's subscription manifold in India and overseas, and also pave a way for other Bollywood stars to follow the suit. The show requires to be shot on a massive scale and Hrithik will have to accommodate much more time than what he normally spends on a film set. Aware of Hrithik's reach and his one project a time commitment, Disney+Hotstar agreed to shell out a never-before fee to get the superstar on board."
Hrithik Roshan has already been wooing the viewers with his performances in back to back blockbusters like Super 30 and War. Fans have been waiting to watch him make a comeback as Krrish in the fourth installment of the popular movie. Also, he was looking forward to venturing into the digital space for a long time. Now, he has found the right project for himself.
Before Hrithik Roshan, many Bollywood superstars have made their debut in the digital space. Actor Saif Ali Khan was seen in Netflix's Sacred Games and earned him mass popularity and critical acclaim. Abhishek Bachchan was recently seen in Breathe: Into The Shadows. Also, Akshay Kumar has said to have joined hands with Amazon Prime Video for the web show called The End.
(With Inputs from Joyeeta Mitra Suvarna)
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