Shilpa Shetty and her businessman husband, Raj Kundra, are venturing into film production with their debut as a production team, Dishkiyaaoon.
Starring Harman Baweja and Sunny Deol, the action thriller, produced under the couple's home banner Essential Sports and Media Pvt Ltd. in association with Eros International, will also introduce newcomer Ayesha Khanna.
The project marks the directorial debut of Sanamjit Singh Talwar.
Shetty said: "We are very excited about our very first production. In keeping with our mission, this is a splendid script that will reach out to the large mainstream audience and it's our pleasure to be associated with Eros and its global distribution network."
Sneha Khanwalkar will create music for the movie, which aims to shed new light on the Mumbai underworld through the eyes of contemporary real characters. The film is scheduled to release Jan 10, 2014.