Mumbai, Dec 23 (PTI) Actor Saif Ali Khan will be on paternity leave till mid-January after which he will continue the shooting of his next film, probably titled "Gourmet expert".
Saifs spouse Kareena Kapoor Khan, who brought forth a kid on December 20, was released from Mumbais Breach Candy Hospital yesterday.
The Bollywood star couple, who got hitched in 2012, have named their child Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi.
Taimur is 36-year-old Kareenas first youngster with Saif, who as of now has two kids - little girl Sara and child Ibrahim - from his past marriage to Amrita Singh.
Kareena and her 46-year-old spouse Saif yesterday postured with the child for the shutterbugs at their habitation in rural Bandra.
"Saif last shot for the film (redo of Hollywood motion picture Chef) on December 12. He will continue the shoot by mid January," Director Raja Krishna Menon told PTI.
As per Raja, just 20 for each penny of the shooting is remaining which will be done abroad.
"I went on a recce to the US and Europe, we will focus in on the area soon for the last timetable," the "Transport" helmer said.
Raja addressed Saif after the introduction of his child Taimur.
"He is exceptionally upbeat and energized. I will attempt and visit the child soon," he said.
Saifs next discharge will be Vishal Bhardwajs "Rangoon", slated to hit the screens in February one year from now.
Kareena, who was most recently seen in "Udta Punjab", had prior marked the film "Veere Di Wedding", co-featuring Sonam Kapoor and Swara Bhaskar.