Mumbai: Emraan Hashmi began shooting for horror film “Ezra” in Mauritius, the makers announced on Thursday.
The film is a remake of the hit Malayalam movie of the same name, which starred Prithviraj Sukumaran in the lead.
The announcement was made on the official Twitter page of T-Series.
“Our next project, #Ezra starring @emraanhashmi begins in Mauritius. Day one Mahurat shot of #Ezra. Directed by #JayKrishnan,” the tweet read.
“Ezra” will be directed by Jay Krishnan, who also helmed the 2017 original.
A Panorama Studios Production, the film is backed by Bhushan Kumar, Kumar Mangat Pathak, Kishan Kumar and Abhishek Pathak.
It is co-produced by Aditya Chowksey and Sanjeev Joshi.