Sanju is a biopic based on the interesting life, with different shades of actor Sanjay Dutt. Sanjay Dutt was born on 29th July 1959 in Mumbai Maharashtra. He is the son of Hindi film veteran actors, Sunil Dutt & Nargis Dutt. He became popular for his versatile roles in the Hindi Film Industry. Upcoming movie Sanju is a biopic based on the interesting life, with different shades of actor Sanjay Dutt. Ranbir kapoor totally nailed his role in this biopic. presenting you lesser known facts about sanju that you might dont know:
Aamir Khan wanted to become Sanjay Dutt in Sanju
The Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has revealed the reason why he rejected Sunil Dutt’s role in Sanjay Dutt’s biopic, Sanju.
“It is a fantastic role and the story is largely on the father-son relationship. But Sanju’s role is unbelievable,” Aamir Khan told Hirani.
“So as an actor, I told Raju that Sanjay Dutt’s role is so wonderful that it won my heart. So in this film I can’t do any other role but Sanjay Dutt’s, which of course I cannot do because Ranbir Kapoor is playing it. So, do not offer me anything,” Aamir said.
Sanjay Dutt wanted to play THIS role in his biopic!
Sanjay Dutt who was very close to his dad wanted to play the most iconic character of the film. Sanjay who gave 200 hours of recording as basic matter for the biopic, didn’t want the attention to be divided between the real and the reel Dutt. So eventually, the team decided to cast someone else as Sunil saab.
Sanjay Dutt biopic which starts shooting in 2016 will be co-produced by the actor himself.
Actor Sanjay Dutt, who is serving his five year jail term after being convicted in the 1993 bomb blasts case According to a leading news outlet.
The film stars Ranbir Kapoor who will be portraying Sanjay Dutt. During the same media interaction when he was asked whether the role will help Ranbir Kapoor to scale up his career the Munnabhai series director asserted that Ranbir is a fantastic actor and that he does not need anyone to help him out.
“Sanju” movie brutally honest account of Sanju’s life!
Sanjay Dutt’s life has been a roller-coaster ride. It has everything that would make it interesting; right from love affairs, to drugs to crime to drama.
Biopics, in general, are made with a motive of humanizing the protagonists, who is more often than not, is shown as a victim of circumstances. Sanjay Dutt is most controversial actor having till date.On one of Ranbir kapoor’s interview he said ““I can’t imagine and believe how much can a man go through hell in one life. He has paid for his deeds, made mistakes and got everything in this life.”
Six Shades of Ranbir Kapoor’s Dutt in “sanju”.
The teaser itself showed us the six phases of life through which we have known Dutt has gone through. A disorderly fighting with narcotics, a jail imprisonment early on in his career, his bounce back as a muscular man, his days of playing super-intense gangster-like parts, his Munnabhai days and life post his most recent jail sentence. All in one frame!
Rajkumar Hirani reveals why the Sanjay Dutt biopic was titled ‘Sanju’
While speaking to a tabloid Rajkumar Hirani revealed why he went ahead with ‘Sanju’ as the title of the biopic. Hirani revealed that they thought of many titles. One of the titles was ‘Aisa Hi Hoon’ but he revealed that anything you attach with a name in a biopic it is like an adjective. One thing that the team was very clear was that they wanted a neutral title. Hirani further revealed that ‘Dutt’ seemed a little harsh to him. Then he came to know that Sanjay Dutt’s mother Nargis used to call him ‘Sanju’. That’s when the team thought that ‘Sanju’ is the most non-committal and neutral title for the biopic.
Here’s what Rajkumar Hirani has to say about Ranbir Kapoor.
Ranbir Kapoor’s upcoming film the untitled Sanjay Dutt biopic is one of the most talked about projects in the recent times. Ranbir has left no stone unturned to do justice to his character in the film. The leaked pictures from the sets of the film have already impressed the audience.
The untitled Sanjay Dutt biopic is helmed by Rajkumar Hirani. Recently in an interview with an entertainment portal, Hirani was asked about his view on the biopic and the experience of working with Ranbir. To this, the director said that Ranbir was always there and he never went away. Hirani further mentioned that he loved working with the ‘Jagga Jasoos’ actor and would love to work with him again.
Suniel Shetty says Nobody is better than Ranbir Kapoor to play role in Sanjay Dutt in biopic.
Suniel Shetty recently was all praise for Ranbir Kapoor for his role as Sanjay Dutt in the upcoming biopic. Suniel was attending a cricket event where he was asked if there will be a biopic based on his life to which he brushed it off saying he was “not worthy enough.” However, the actor added that Sanjay’s biopic is the works and that he thought no one else could have done justice to the role other than Ranbir Kapoor. He even stated that he saw the pictures of RK from the film and he looked exactly like Dutt.
Rajkumar hirani announced Munnabhai 3 with sunjay dutt and Arshad Warsi.
In the trailer, we got to see glimpses of many actors like Sonam Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Dia Mirza, Vicky Kaushal, Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, and others. But apart from these actors, we can even see a blink-and-miss cameo of Arshad Warsi in the trailer. In a particular scene in the trailer, we can see a morphed Ranbir Kapoor in a still from the song ‘M Bole Toh’ from the movie ‘Munna Bhai MBBS’. In the still Arshad Warsi is also seen on the left side of Ranbir Kapoor. Sanjay Dutt and Arshad Warsi’s Jodi of Munna and Circuit is loved by everyone. Recently during the teaser launch of ‘Sanju’ Rajkumar Hirani had confirmed that he soon begin working on ‘Munna Bhai 3’ with Sanjay Dutt.
Rishi Kapoor reaction after watching Ranbir Kapoor’s ‘Sanju’ teaser.
Rishi Kapoor is also stunned by Ranbir’s performance in the film. According to a report by a tabloid, Rishi Kapoor was completely blown away by the teaser. A close source to them revealed that Rajkumar Hirani even showed Rishi Kapoor some more scenes from the film and he got emotional after seeing it and even had tears in his eyes. The reports further revealed that when Ranbir came to know about his father’s reaction even he got emotional. Ranbir was happy to see that the teaser has impressed his father
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan fulfils Sanjay Dutt’s wish, to reprise Nargis Dutt’s role in Raat Aur Din remake.
Remakes are the flavour of the season in Bollywood.Hence in next film Aishwarya Rai gonna work with sanjay Dutt.
“I’ve been approached for the remake of Raat Aur Din, which is a great opportunity, and what’s funny is while filming Shabd, Sanju Sir (Sanjay Dutt) said he’d have loved for me to play the part, and I was very touched. We’re still working out the details,” Aishwarya Rai Bachchan told Vogue.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan demands Rs 10 crore to step into Nargis Dutt’s shoes in Raat Aur Din remake.