Eros to co-produce 'Agent Vinod'

Shooting underway for Saif Ali Khan starrer

NEW DELHI -- Eros International announced Saturday it will co-produce upcoming Bollywood caper “Agent Vinod” with top actor Saif Ali Khan's banner Illuminati Films.

Eros earlier produced Illuminati's maiden venture, last year's hit romantic comedy “Love Aaj Kal” starring Khan and actress Deepika Padukone.

While a budget was not given for “Agent Vinod,” the action caper will star Khan and top actress Kareena Kapoor, and will has already begun shooting on location, with segments to be filmed in Mumbai, Delhi, Morocco, Amsterdam, London and Prague. Shriram Raghavan, who previously delivered 2007's “Johnny Gaddaar,” a tribute to film noir and writer James Hadley Chase, is directing.

“After the very successful alliance on “Love Aaj Kal”, we are confident that “Agent Vinod” will be a slick treat for audiences with Shriram Raghavan at the helm,” Eros International Media Ltd. MD Sunil Lulla said.