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Varun Dhawan FINALLY reacts to rumours of his OTT debut opposite Samantha in Citadel

Citadel is multi-series franchise with versions in USA, India, Italy and Mexico. The India version is said to have Varun Dhawan and Samantha in lead roles. 

India TV Entertainment Desk Edited by: India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi Published on: May 27, 2022 22:58 IST
Citadel series

Varun Dhawan FINALLY reacts to 'Citadel' casting


  • Varun Dhawan might make his OTT debut with Citadel's India version
  • Varun and Samantha may pair up for Citadel India
  • Citadel is a multi-series franchise with Priyanka Chopra and Richard Madden leading the USA version

Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan, who was in the capital to unveil the new track from his upcoming film 'Jug Jugg Jeeyo', has given a cryptic reply on him making a digital debut.

"I don't think I can give details about this. But something in the works.. Hai kuch something prime. The world is getting smaller in concerns with information and technology. There are certain genres that work well on streaming and there are some in theatres but definitely audience wants to consume content."

Read: Varun Dhawan to appear in Priyanka Chopra's Hollywood show Citadel? Actor spills beans on OTT debut

"They want to be entertained for sure. Right now whatever the environment is... we want entertainment. We want to laugh and enjoy."

Varun is rumoured to be part of the Citadel universe, which is helmed by the Russo Brothers of Avengers: Endgame fame. The series will have various versions set in different parts of the world and one will be set in India. Raj and DK will be helming the India version of Citadel series and it is speculated that they will bring back Samantha after The Family man success for their new show. Varun is also said to making his OTT debut with this series but confirmation awaits.   

Read: Samantha and Varun Dhawan teaming up for Citadel India version? Twitter abuzz with speculation

Varun was in New Delhi with his co-actor Kiara Advani to unveil the first track 'The Punjaabban' from the upcoming film, which also stars Anil Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor.

The film, which delves around the concept of divorce, is slated to release in theatres on June 24.

'Jug Jugg Jeeyo' is directed by Raj Mehta.

(With IANS inputs)