Spies To Scintillating Lies – 7 Reasons Why You Must Watch Priyanka Chopra’s ‘Citadel’

New Delhi: Citadel is making waves around the world as the elite spy-duo travels the globe from Mumbai to London then Rome and finally Los Angeles for the series’ world promotional tour. When a brilliant lead pair and the best of creative minds come together, what can one expect? Chase sequences, forgotten identities, mysterious characters (and their intense chemistry), adrenaline-fuelled stunts and more.

Audiences around the world will be introduced to groundbreaking detective poetry as the Amazon Original Series Citadel premieres this Friday! With episode 2 ending on April 28, here are some reasons why you should stream the show this weekend.

extraordinary star cast

So for starters, Citadel has an eclectic mix of talented actors. The insanely talented global icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas leads the series alongside Golden Globe Award winner Richard Madden, who both bring their A-game! Joined by Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Stanley Tucci and Academy Award-nominee Leslie Manville, this show boasts an irresistible star cast that will have you hooked.

mind blowing action


The action-packed trailers of Gadh have intrigued us and we can’t wait to watch more. Priyanka Chopra Jonas, who plays Nadia Singh, said, “I think Anthony and Joe bring together the most incredible stunt team on the show. And we are really lucky that we got a chance to work with such people. I really think Nadia’s character is a badass, and she comes from a place of trusting her body and her instincts. And I got to explore a lot with the stunts that I did. Every time I read a new page, the stunts just got bigger and bigger and bigger. And it was amazing to envision it and then walk onto the set and actually execute it.

sizzling chemistry

While the audience has seen her glamorous look on the premiere carpet, what makes this series even more exciting is the sizzling on-screen chemistry between Priyanka and Richard. As Richard Madden said, “She wanted to do these characters with me [me], We play, hit and bring out the best in each other. If watching them waltz into the action and romance isn’t enough for you, what is?!

creative talents


The Russo brothers were asked the question – ‘Can you dream of a universe where everyone can play together in the same sandbox? His response was Citadel – an interconnected global franchise, which according to him is a very great and clever idea, and a potentially new model for storytelling. Along with showrunner David Weil, the Russo Brothers have created a world that needs to be experienced. With a flamboyant script, stellar performances as well as best-in-class VFX and stunts, Citadel has all the ingredients to make it a winner!

All about action and drama

An elite agent of an international espionage agency with no memory of his past, a rival agency whose objective is to destroy the core of the Citadel, the series is packed with lots of action, drama and, at its heart, is about two lost lovers reunited. are meeting from As quoted by Richard Madden, “I think that too many times, we see shows that are 80% drama, 20% action or vice versa. And this show aimed to be 100% of both. And I Guess that’s what we’ve managed to do, ’cause in between these huge sequences of explosions and cars flying up, I don’t want to spoil it for you, we have this really kind of intimate drama between these two characters and how they dance together.An edge-of-the-seat actioner with a plethora of suspense and deception, Citadel is all packed with thrills that make it impossible to look away from the screen.

never seen before blockbuster scale


The Citadel’s scope is expansive, with filming locations shooting coast-to-coast across the US, from Oregon to Atlanta; With additional international locations including London; Morocco; and Valencia, Spain. As Citadel tech-genius Stanley Tucci noted in one of his interviews, “The scope of this is probably the most massive project I’ve ever done. I’ve done big movies, but I’ve never done a series that has something like this.” be the scope and complexity of. And the technology. In other words, the technology within the series, but also the technology used to create the series.

a new universe

Citadel is the start of a new type of landmark universe/franchise – one built entirely on original IP – with interconnected stories revolving around the globe. Citadel will mark the first time a Universe IP will feature interconnected stories originating outside the US and from around the world. Each Citadel series is locally created, produced and filmed in the region, and engages top talent to create a uniquely global franchise. The series starring Matilda De Angelis, Varun Dhawan and Samantha Ruth Prabhu is already running in Italy and India respectively.

Created by Russo Brothers AGBO and showrunner David Weil, Citadel will premiere exclusively on Prime Video starting April 28 with two episodes followed by one episode weekly until May 26. The global series will stream across 240 countries and territories in multiple languages, including English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam.