Sixteen years after the release of the heist thriller movie Aankhen, a sequel was in talks for a long time. Earlier it was announced that Gaurang Doshi will be directing the sequel. However, according to the latest reports, Anees Bazmee will be directing the sequel with Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role. Reportedly, the story will revolve around a casino owned by a Chinese man. The makers of the film are considering to cast Jackie Chan for the part, however, no confirmation has been made regarding the same. Bollywood stars Sushant Singh Rajput and Vicky Kaushal are also in talks for the film. The shooting of the film is likely to start in 2019. The film will be bankrolled by Tarun Agarwal and Eros International.