25/04/2012 13:39 BST

Al Pacino Injures Eye On Set With Christopher Walken Filming 'Stand Up Guys'

Al Pacino has injured himself on the set of his new film Stand Up Guys.

The actor, who turns 72 today, hurt his eye earlier this week while shooting a gunfight action scene alongside co-star Christopher Walken.

The film is a comedy that follows two ageing conmen as they try to get their old gang back together again with unforeseen consequences.

Better known for more serious roles like Scarface’s Tony Montana and The Deer Hunter’s Nick respectively, it'll be interesting to see them fare in such comic roles.

Recently we posted a photo of the duo which gives a idea of what to expect...