Exciting news has emerged from the sets of the highly anticipated Citadel series in India. Samantha Ruth Prabhu, renowned for her exceptional performances, is all set to portray the role of Priyanka Chopra‘s mother in the Indian installment of the Citadel universe. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in Samantha’s career as she joins forces with the talented Varun Dhawan, who is also part of the series.
The Citadel series, a global-event phenomenon created by the Russo Brothers’ AGBO and Prime Video, has garnered immense attention worldwide. In India, the show is helmed by the esteemed duo Raj & DK, known for their creative genius. With Raj & DK as showrunners and directors, alongside writer Sita R. Menon, the Indian version promises to captivate audiences with its unique storyline.
The production of the Indian Original Citadel series began with shoots in Mumbai and North India, and the team will soon venture to international locations such as Serbia and South Africa. This highly anticipated series is expected to serve as a prequel to the already gripping Citadel series starring Priyanka Chopra and Richard Madden, which recently concluded its first season.
The intriguing relationship between Samantha Ruth Prabhu’s character, Priyanka Chopra’s mother, and Priyanka’s own character adds an extra layer of depth to the narrative. Despite the two actors not sharing screen space, the significance of their roles in shaping the storyline cannot be understated.
Varun Dhawan’s cameo appearance in Priyanka and Richard’s Citadel series further adds to the excitement surrounding the interconnectedness of the Citadel universe. As the story unravels, viewers will witness Varun’s impactful portrayal and his contribution to the series.
With Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK serving as executive producers and the esteemed production teams behind D2R Films, Amazon Studios, and AGBO, the Citadel series holds immense promise. The collective efforts of these talented individuals ensure that audiences will be treated to a thrilling and captivating experience within the Citadel universe.