Anil Kapoor To Play A Flawed Hero In Desi '24'

'Jhakaas' actor Anil Kapoor, who recently unveiled the first look of his upcoming small screen series 24, revealed that he will be playing a flawed hero in the thriller series.

Kapoor plays the role of counter-terror operative Jai Singh Rathod in 24 and Kapoor said that viewers will identify with the character as Rathod is a common man, who is struggling to juggle his professional commitments and family life like everyone else. Kapoor added that these qualities will make his character earn a place in everyone's hearts as today; every man is going through a similar situation.

The series, which will hit the small screens in October, will also star Anupam Kher, Shabana Azmi, Tisca Chopra, Mandira Bedi and others. The series, which is helmed by Abhinay Deo (of Delhi Belly fame), will also have cameo appearances by veteran actors like Rishi Kapoor and Boman Irani.