Desi Italian Job to be shot in NZ
After I Hate Luv Storys, the remake of The Italian Job is set to be filmed in New Zealand at the end of the year.entertainment Updated: Jul 13, 2010 19:18 IST
I Hate Luv Storys
, the remake of
Job is set to be filmed in New Zealand at the end of the year.
Director duo Abbas-Mustan has signed Abhishek Bachchan and Kareena Kapoor for the remake. "The movie will be shot in
Auckland and Wellington, with Auckland’s Viaduct Basin targeted for the car chase scenes,” a New Zealand Tourism statement stated.
The project will have a budget of around Rs 1.4 billion.
“We will add two more heroines. We might even have an American actress in the film. And the villain will be played by a leading actor.We want to make the remake better than the original,” say the director duo.
Michael Caine starred in the original 1969 version.
First Published: Jul 13, 2010 13:03 IST