"During the pandemic we all got some time to introspect and choose films that are close to our hearts. So when Sandeep narrated the story, I grew close to the character and was immediately keen on doing the role," Ranbir said.
The upcoming chapter will examine the war that breaks out after Felix's empire splinters.
"The studio is taking full precautions and sanitising the place regularly. But one careless move can be fatal."
Fellow Academy Award winner Alexander Payne ("The Descendants") is set to direct the series, which is being written by Ed Sinclair, reports variety.com.
The movie revolves around a teenager who, after the untimely death of his mother, befriends his charismatic but troubled next-door neighbour