Director Kabir Khan is all set to direct his next ‘Zookeeper‘, a travel related drama film, in the western Chinese City of Chengdu and in the mountains of the region. Chinese film companies Peacock Mountain Culture and Media Ltd Nd Huaxia Film Distribution Co Ltd are the co-producers.
The budget for the project is set at INR 170 crore. The cast will include a leading Indian star and a top Chinese actress. A significant portion of the shoot will be in Chengdu. Siddharth’s Love in Beijing is a cross-cultural romantic comedy, Love in Beijing, about an Indian girl who falls in love with a Chinese man, will feature an A-list Indian actress and a leading Chinese male actor. The production budget is INR 100 crore.
The screenplay has been approved by Chinese government censors. The film is expected to go on the floors in 2018.