In an exciting development for fans of action movies and spy thrillers, it has been announced that Junior NTR will be joining the cast of the upcoming Yash Raj Films (YRF) spy universe. The talented actor, who has made a name for himself in the Telugu film industry, is set to make his Bollywood debut in the blockbuster hit of Hrithik Roshan’s War 2 sequel. Hrithik Roshan and Jr. NTR will share big screen time for the first time. The film is going to be directed by Ayan Mukerji. Hrithik is anticipated to reprise his role as super spy Kabir; Jr. NTR’s character has not yet been made public.
Ayan Mukerji said on Tuesday that he had taken over as director in place of Sidharth Anand. He stated, “Recently, the universe gave me a truly amazing opportunity to take charge of directing a very special film. I’ll elaborate on the nature of the movie when the time is right. A possibility that challenges me and gets me tremendously thrilled, one that allows me to advance both professionally and personally. I’m going to carry it out.”
According to media reports, “Jr NTR and Hrithik Roshan will be seen fighting in War 2. It will be incredible! A remarkable action spectacle to behold on the big screen will surely be their savage battle and intellectual fight. Currently, ‘War’ is really a pan-Indian film. Due to Aditya Chopra’s choice, War 2 has the most potential for the critical and commercial success of any Hindi movie. South India ought to come to life and interact with the film more deeply because of the presence of their beloved idol.”
Sources also reported “Jr. NTR is one of the most admired and well-liked South Indian legends. He is reputed to be extremely particular when it comes to his movie preferences, the fact that he gave War 2 a thumbs-up means that it outperforms the first film in terms of scope and plot. Hrithik Roshan vs. Jr. NTR will be a fight to remember! Make a note to watch this contest on opening day! War 2 had to be greatly scaled up by Aditya Chopra, and the addition of Jr. NTR has made this offer more enticing to spectators.”
As the countdown to the release of WAR 2 begins, fans can expect more updates and exciting news about the movie and the YRF spy universe in the coming months. With Junior NTR on board, the anticipation and excitement for this project have just gone up a notch.
In Yash Raj Films’ spy universe, War 2 will be the sixth release after Ek Tha Tiger, Tiger Zinda Hai, War, Pathaan and Tiger 3. If the grapevine is to be believed, Tiger Vs Pathaan is also on the cards. Tiger 3 is expected to be released in November.