Anil Kapoor to remake American TV series 24
Actor-producer Anil Kapoor has bought the remake rights of American TV series 24 which ran for eight seasons. He will make his Indian TV debut with the show which will be in Hindi and other major regional languages.
In fact Anil Kapoor played a cameo in the finale season of 24. Anil will produce the Indian version of the series and he will reprise the role of Jack Bauer, which is played by Kiefer Sutherland in the original.
The American TV series 24 is about special agent Jack Bauer, who works for the Los Angeles-based Counter Terrorist Unit (CTU). Each episode has Jack racing against time as he tries to prevent multiple terrorist plots, including political assassination attempts, nuclear, biological and chemical threats, cyber attacks and also conspiracies dealing with government and corporate corruption.