According to The Wrap, Golden Globe Award-winning actor Richard Madden (Game of Thrones, Bodyguard) and Priyanka Chopra Jonas (Quantico) have officially signed on for the lead roles in the Russo Brothers' forthcoming global event series for Amazon Studios titled Citadel.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas dropped a huge announcement on Tuesday night that is likely to send Marvel fans into a tizzy. Citadel is the title of the series. Get ready! CITADEL will be a multi-layered global franchise with interconnected local language productions from India, Italy and Mexico.
Priyanka will be seen alongside Richard Madden in the series. The news of the show first came out in July 28.
The United States' version's writers and executive producers include Alias' Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec and Jeff Pinkner as well as Scott Rosenberg (Limetown). Patrick Moran, Mike Larocca, and Joe and Anthony Russo serve as executive producers. The Italian series will be co-produced with Amazon Studios and Cattleya (Gomorrah), part of ITV Studios, and the Indian series will be developed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. (The Family Man) and produced with Amazon Studios.
It was announced in December that Priyanka and her singer-husband Nick Jonas were producing an unscripted sangeet series for Amazon. The lady is also developing an Indian wedding comedy with Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor at Universal. Right now, he is working on the film, The Eternals.