The Singham of Bollywood, Ajay Devgn is currently busy with multiple projects, which includes May Day, Bhuj: The Pride Of India, Maidaan, RRR, Gobar and others. While the actor has been delivering blockbusters on the silver screen, the latest reports suggest that he will make his OTT debut with the remake of the British show Luther, which featured Idris Elba in the lead role. It will be jointly produced by BBC India and Applause Entertainment and will stream on Disney + Hotstar. Reportedly, Ileana D'Cruz has been approached to play the female lead in the show. The official announcement is expected soon. It will be directed by Rajesh Mapuskar, who helmed Ferrari Ki Sawaari and Marathi film Ventilator.
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Meanwhile, Ajay Devgn will be next seen Bhuj: The Pride Of India, which will stream on Disney + Hotstar. The film also features Sanjay Dutt, Sonakshi Sinha, Nora Fatehi and others in pivotal roles. Set during the Indo-Pak war of 1971, it narrates the tale of IAF Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik. For those unaware, Vijay Karnik was in-charge of the Bhuj Airport during the 1971 Indo-Pak war. On the other hand, Sanjay Dutt plays the character of Ranchordas Svabhai Ravari, who helped the army during the war. While Nora Fatehi will play an Indian spy named Heena Rehman, Sonakshi Sinha will be seen as a social worker named Sunderben Jetha Madharparya.
The actor will soon resume the shoot of Amit Sharma's Maidaan. Talking about the film, it is based on the "golden years of Indian Football". Ajay essays the role of the legendary coach Syed Abdul Rahim, who is said to be the founding father of Indian football. He was an Indian football coach and manager of the Indian national team from 1950 until his death in 1963. He is also regarded as the architect of modern Indian football. The film features The Family Man actress Priyamani as the female lead.
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