Anil Kapoor is currently winning praises for his role in the spy drama The Night Manager. As filmmaker Shekhar Kapur couldn’t stop showering appreciation for the actor, Anil went on to confirm that he will be next starring alongside Jeremy Renner in their new Hollywood series Rennervations.
Lauding Anil Kapoor for his career graph, Shekhar Kapur tweeted, “Amazing how the actor in Anil Kapoor evolves with everything he does. And OTT allows him to explore what theatrical cinema never did. What’s next Anil? Hope it’s international?”
To this, Anil replied, “You’re too kind, Shekhar. OTT is a whole new beast and I love it. As for what’s next international, I am looking forward to Jeremy Renner’s Rennervations for Disney…Hopefully, I’ll continue living up to your words!”
Rennervations is a four-part series that will showcase Hawkeye star Jeremy Renner reimagining the unique vehicles designed for special purposes to cater to the needs of different communities.
Reports about Anil Kapoor starring in Rennervations surfaced on the Internet last year when he was spotted with Jeremy Renner in Rajasthan’s Alwar. Earlier this year, when the Marvel star suffered serious injuries from a snowplow, Anil Kapoor tweeted throwback pictures of him and Jeremy Renner. “Praying for your speedy recovery Jeremy,” he tweeted.
Previously, Anil has featured in Hollywood projects such as Slumdog Millionaire, 24 and Tom Cruise’s Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol. Though Anil and Jeremy had worked together in Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol, they did not share screen space together.
Earlier, Jeremy was spotted in Rajasthan’s Alwar. His visit to India had sparked speculations about Anil being cast in Rennervations. When Jeremy had suffered serious injuries from a snowplow, Anil had taken to Twitter to wish the Marvel star a speedy recovery.
Meanwhile, The Night Manager, headlined by Anil Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapur, is the Hindi remake of a 2016 British series of the same name. It also features Sobhita Dhulipala, Tillotama Shome and Ravi Behl. The Night Manager is streaming on Disney+Hotstar. The original series was released in 2016 and starred Tom Hiddleston and Huge Laurie in the lead roles.