Priyadarshan to shoot new film in Gulf
According to Hindustan Times, the movie will tell the story of the Indian diaspora living in the region.
The award winning-director commented: "Abu Dhabi is untouched by the global film industry. I want to show the world its magnificence and richness."
Neighbouring country Dubai has been a popular site for Bollywood productions for a number of years.
The filmmaker is currently shooting Tezz in locations across the UK including Birmingham, Wales and London.