Vir Das to make his entry in American TV Series 'Whiskey Cavalier' as FBI agent
Vir Das is a name synonymous to some of the finest stand-up acts spread across the world. After successfully exploring 'The Boarding World Tour' spanning across 6 continents and more than 26 countries, Vir is back with another pleasant surprise. Vir Das has been signed on by ABC for a new hour-long weekly dramedy series, Whiskey Cavalier which is being produced by Warner Brothers.
This marks his second venture into American television series space after Theory was announced last year for another network.
On his new show, Vir said, “I had such a good time shooting the pilot. It’s an exciting time to bring Indian voices to American television. This is a comedy team and a cast that is the right mix of laughs and action. I’m looking forward to saving the world with some hilarious people. It was something that the universe sent my way while I was on tour in the US. I ended up meeting the team and we found this character together.”
It will be an hour-long high octane action dramedy following the FBI super agent, Will Chase who has a code name of Whiskey Cavalier. Vir Das will be seen essaying the role as one of the main leads in the series playing the role of Jai Datta. Vir sneakily shot the pilot earlier this year in Prague for three weeks and now the show has been officially been picked up by one of the leading networks in the US, ABC.
Priyanka Chopra was the first one from Bollywood to get into American TV series and was part of one of the series named Quantico which had three series and now has come to an end. Now Its time for Vir Das to showcase his talent in the Hollywood.