More than 50 films are in the pipe-line for next 12-18 months
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | December 30, 2011
Eros International Media Pvt. Ltd. (EIML), a leading global company in the Indian Film entertainment industry, has announced the theatrical release dates of some of its powerful line-up for the first half of year 2012. Post a very successful 2011, which had some of its very successful and prestigious films of the year like Ra.One, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Rockstar, Chalo Dilli, Bol and Desi Boyz coming from the Eros Banner, Eros is now geared up for a promising 2012. The company releases 75 films in a year across different languages and has clear visibility of more than 50 films in the next 12 -18 months, out of which the release dates of some of the global rights films are listed below.
Eros to start its new year with a bang with the release of highly aniticipated action-venture Agent Vinod on the 23rd March 2012. Starring Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor, Agent Vinod is a Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan’s Illuminati Films co-production with Eros International, directed by Sriram Raghvan. The other key cast includes Ravi Kishan, Adil Hussain, Ram Kapoor and Prem Chopra.
Post the stupendous box-office performance of Housefull, Eros International joins hands once again with Sajid Nadiadwala to bring to the fans the sequel of this much enjoyed comic caper- Housefull 2, on the 5th of April 2012. Produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and directed by the unmatched Sajid Khan, Housefull 2 bring promises to bring the house of fire yet again with the leading starcast of Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Riteish Deshmukh, Asin and Jaqueline Fernandes. Next on the calendar is the untitled co-procution between Kunal kohli productions and Eros International starring Shahid Kapoor and Priyaka Chopra. Directed by Kunal Chopra the film to release in cinemas on the 22nd June.
Illuminati Films and Eros International collaborate once again for their untitled Production No.3, which is contemporary love story written by Imitiaz Ali and directed by Homi Adajanla and starring Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone, Diana Penty, Dimple Kapadia, Boman Irani and Randeep Hooda. The film releases in cinemas on 13th July 2012.
Talking about the lineup, Nandu Ahuja, SVP- India Theatrical, Eros International , said that we have an exciting line up for the coming year and are expecting these films to garner some good numbers in the first half of the year.