24 season 2 is an upcoming Indian television drama series based on the American series of the same name. The Hindi language show is written by Rensil D'Silva and Bhavani Iyer, directed by Abhinay Deo and produced by Anil Kapoor Films. The show will premier on the Viacom co-owned Colors channel in October 2016. The Hindi version of 24 is the first ever adaptation of the show, the India rights for which were acquired from Fox and 24 producer Howard Gordon by Anil Kapoor Films. According to Kapoor, the series, which will be "related to the Indian ethos", will follow an anti-terrorist cell, similar to the Counter Terrorism Unit in the original. Filming started in February 2013 in Mumbai, mainly in actual city locations. Some scenes will include hundreds of thousands of people. The show has been planned to go on air in October in 2013.