Saif Ali Khan is a huge fan of the Hollywood legend, Clint Eastwood. Saif loves all his movies and his an admirer of his acting so is his fascination for his work. Also, Saif’s favourite movie is Clint Eastwood’s The Good The Bad and the Ugly.
Once, when Saif Ali Khan was reading Clint’s interviews, Clint mentioned that he was planning to start a production house. Thats when Clints friend told him ” Mal Paso ” , which means a bad step in Spanish. Clint thought a lot about it and one day he woke up and decided to be a producer.Later, he launced Mal Paso Production.
When Saif read this, he was quite inspired by it. He was shooting outdoors and the next thing u know, in the middle of the night he called up Dinesh Vijan and told him about the whole idea of launching a production house. Saif had worked with Dinesh during his movie Being Cyrus and that’s when they had become quite good friends.
Why Saif Ali khan thought of the name Illuminati films.
Saif Ali Khan is fond of reading Dan Brown’s novels. Once when he was reading Angels and Demons by Dan Brown, he came across the word Illuminati which means “from darkness to light”. And the very next moment he called up Dinesh and said lets call our company Illuminati films because I want to make enlightining cinema.
Now Illuminati films is ready with its first movie Love Aaj Kal in association with Eros International. The movie is directed by the director and the writer well known for writing beautiful love stories,
Love Aaj Kal is making lot of media rounds already and the audiences are eagerly awaiting this movie.