Everyone associated with Oscar winner Slumdog Millionaire seems to have benefited in some form or another. Now it looks like it’s Anil Kapoor’s turn. After initial rumours of him hosting the Indian format of who wants to be a millionaire – Kaun Banega Crorepati, it is now being heard on the grapevine that the Bollywood actor is all set to debut on the international circuit in the popular American television show 24 which airs on FOX.
Reports indicated that the new season of 24 begins in April and May, and Kapoor will be part of the season. One of Kapoor’s friends has reportedly stated that the actor is very keen to be part of the show.
24 is an action drama tele-series shown in real time, with each season depicting a 24-hour period in the life of Jack Bauer, who works with the U.S. government. Bauer fights domestic threats and is often in the field for the Los Angeles Counter Terrorist Unit as they try to safeguard the nation from terrorist threats.