Saif Ali Khan promotes ‘Agent Vinod’ in Ferrari

Saif Ali Khan promotes ‘Agent Vinod’ in Ferrari

Saif Ali Khan promotes Agent Vinod in FerrariBollywood actor Saif Ali Khan put his speeding skills to test in Dubai as he took a blazing red Ferrari for a spin around a local driving centre.

The 41-year-old actor was here to promote his Rs 50 crore venture, ‘Agent Vinod‘, which releases on March 22 in the UAE.

“Agent Vinod is a spy-action film and there are many car-chases so I asked my director if we could have a flashy car in that too,” Saif told Gulf News adding that he took several lessons to master the art of making car-chase sequences look authentic on-screen.

“Apart from learning how to drive cars and bikes fast, I learnt how to jump off high buildings too,” he said.

He travelled to Vietnam to learn martial arts in preparation for his stunt-filled role in the film, also starring girlfriend Kareena Kapoor.

“It’s not Mr And Mrs Smith and it’s not a cheesy Bond rip-off. It is about a RAW agent who has his own personality. Yes, it has influences from various films – it’s a little bit Bond, little bit Jason Bourne and a little bit 24 and Tin Tin. But it is also original,” said Saif.

He also said he would never do a role on the lines of what Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie did in spy-drama ‘Mr & Mrs Smith’.

“It just doesn’t make sense for Kareena and I to do such a role in India. I think she has done a wonderful job with the action. She said she doesn’t like doing action but she is very good at it,” he told the newspaper.

Agent Vinod, which is co-produced by Saif and Dinesh Vijan, is expected to release in 2,500 screens in India and over 700 screens overseas.

source: Timesofindia

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