"The twists, the thrill and the tension - will all conclude."
Anil Kapoor has announced the release date of the second part of The Night Manager.
It is a Hindi adaptation of the British show of the same name, which was a television adaptation of the John le Carre novel.
The Night Manager saw former Indian Navy Lieutenant Shantanu ‘Shaan’ Sengupta (Aditya Roy Kapur) working at a hotel.
He is then asked to step into an arms dealer’s dangerous world in order to take him down.
But when he decides to take up the assignment, he risks more than just his life as he goes undercover.
Shantanu faces off against Anil Kapoor’s Shailendra ‘Shelly’ Rungta.
The Night Manager also starred Sobhita Dhulipala, Tillotama Shome, Saswata Chatterjee and Ravi Behl.
The show was a success, with a lot of praise directed towards the screenplay, production values and performances.
It will now have a second part, with Anil Kapoor announcing the release date.
On Twitter, Anil shared the announcement clip and revealed it will premiere on June 30, 2023, on Disney+ Hotstar.
He wrote: “The most awaited showdown of the year is almost here!
“Shaan vs Shelly, who’ll break first? #HotstarSpecials #TheNightManager Part 2, streaming on 30th June only on @disneyplusHS”
The most awaited showdown of the year is almost here!?
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) May 4, 2023
Speaking about Part Two, Aditya Roy Kapur said:
“The success of the first part has been truly humbling, and we are excited for audiences to see what lies ahead in the journey of Shelly and Shaan.
“The twists, the thrill and the tension – will all conclude.
“The wait for The Night Manager: Part 2 is finally over and we’re looking forward to all the reactions”.
Anil added: “I am overwhelmed with the love and support that our fans have shown for The Night Manager.
“Their enthusiasm has pushed us to work harder.
“I can’t wait for everyone to witness the twists and turns that lie ahead. Shelly will be seen at his best.”
Series creator Sandeep Modi said: “It’s overwhelming to see the response for the first part and I am grateful for the love received by everyone.
“The Night Manager: Part 2 is twice the action and thrill.
“The strong alliance between Shaan and Shelly will shake the crux of everything and spin a new web of conspiracies and deception.
“There is a lot more to see in the coming part and the audience will enjoy each bit of the series.”