Ranveer Singh and Bear Grylls are expected to collaborate for an adventure series for Netflix.
Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh, who is awaiting the release of his upcoming films ’83, Jayeshbhai Jordaar and Cirkus, is all set to make his OTT debut as he collaborates with British adventurer Bear Grylls for an Action-Packed Adventure Series. Ranveer‘s big-budget adventure series is likely to be bankrolled by Netflix and will go on the floors in the July – August window.
According to report in indianexpress.com, a source informed, “Ranveer Singh and Bear Grylls have been in talks for a wilderness adventure series for several months now, and this adventure outing will be for Netflix. The OTT giant has almost closed the deal and we’ll see the two share screen-space for the first time for kind of adventure stunts in the wilderness. This is the first time Ranveer will be doing something so starkly different and it is going to be one of the biggest non-fictions shows we have seen in India, also marking Ranveer’s digital debut.”
The source further tells us, “The actor is expected to start shooting in the next two months in Siberia. Around this time, the region is really testing and Ranveer will have to prepare hard to survive in extreme weather conditions.”
Meanwhile, On the film front, The Padmaavat actor is expected to commence shooting for Karan Johar’s next directorial soon, which pairs him alongside Alia Bhatt again after Gully Boy. He also has the Aparichit adaptation in his kitty.
The actor’s next theatrical stint will be the Kabir Khan directed 83’, in which he plays the role of Kapil Dev. The film chronicles the journey of how the Indian Cricket Team won the 1983 World Cup.