The Russo Brothers have announced Varun Dhawan as the star of the Indian version of Amazon’s Citadel global franchise. The first look was shared on Russo Brother’s Instagram announcing this news that was in speculation for very long now. They said that they were thrilled to have him on board. With the city of Mumbai in the backdrop, the film looks like it will be set in the city itself. The shoot is set to begin in January and this series will be directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. who are also the creators of ‘Family Man

Varun looks all set to join this spy universe with his brown jacket and bearded look giving and intense face to match up with his upcoming role in the film. We also have Priyanka Chopra starring alongside Richard Maiden in the American version of this local spy series. His friends and colleagues had some exciting reactions in the comments of the post. Friends and co-stars, Alia Bhatt and Janhvi Kapoor showed their support and love and so did his fans.

Excited to see Varun as a spy in what will be his series debut next year.