Filmmaker Rohit Shetty, who has previously entertained audiences with comedic films and action thrillers, as well as hosting ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi,’ is set to entertain viewers with his OTT debut.
Shetty will appear in the show ‘Mission Frontline,’ which specified the lives of armed forces stationed at borders. . The show has earlier featured Rana Daggubatti and Sara Ali Khan.
He will step into the shoes of a Special Operations Group soldier and experience how the unit lives and trains in the difficult places they are posted at. The show has been shot at locations in and around Srinagar.
The show’s director, Kunal Kochhar, stated that Rohit Shetty is synonymous with action, so no one else could be more qualified for the job. “Rohit Shetty’s films reflect patriotism, courage, and vigour, and there could not be a better fit for ‘Mission Frontline’ than him,” Kochhar said.
Sharing his experience, he added, “It was an absolutely surreal experience to shoot in the picturesque terrains of Srinagar with the special unit and Rohit’s presence added so much energy to it. Super excited to see a completely different side of Rohit and we’re sure the audience will enjoy watching the show.”
‘Mission Frontline’ will premiere on January 20 on discovery+