Ranbir Kapoor nails Sanjay Dutt’s look on “Sanju”. Sanjay Dutt’s biopic Sanju teaser Out of his several looks, the one where Ranbir Kapoor is seen in the jail is the most compelling one as he aces Sanjay Dutt’s mannerisms.
After a long wait, the teaser of Sanjay Dutt’s biopic titled Sanju, starring Ranbir Kapoor, was released on Tuesday. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani.
Sanju chronicles the tumultuous life of Bollywood’s Khalnayak Sanjay Dutt. Talking about his film, Rajkumar Hirani said, “When we heard the story, we thought that a film needs to be made, and we asked Sanju that we are going to make this film, do you have the courage? the story which you are telling us if it is shown on the screen will it be alright with you?
Will you not have any problem and Sanju agreed.” He also mentioned that they have not glorified Sanjay Dutt in Sanju. Hirani also revealed that Sanjay Dutt has not seen the film yet.
After watching the short teaser, one can definitely root for the biopic being one of the best Bollywood has produced in the recent past.
The teaser has no signs of the female leads of the movie but we are not even complaining as Ranbir has owned every frame. His every look in the teaser is a reply to those who scoffed when his name was announced to play the role of Sanjay.
The film bankrolled by Vidhu Vindo Chopra and Rajkumar Hirani will hit the theaters on June 29 this year.
The more than one-minute long teaser begins with Ranbir walking out of Yerawada Central Jail and continues with him narrating the different phases of Dutt’s life–his obsession with drugs at the age of 22, his days of leisure in the hotels of New York, him begging on the streets to the days he spent in prison. Out of his several looks, the one where he is seen in the jail is the most compelling one as Ranbir aces Dutt’s mannerisms.
Ranbir Kapoor said, “I have always been a Sanjay Dutt fan. So for me, it was a fan playing his icon. So the hardest thing for me was to give myself the confidence to do it. I consider Sanjay Dutt a very flawed person but a wonderful person. He’s a pop icon. It was scary.”
Sanju has Ranbir Kapoor playing the titular role and has an ensemble cast of Sonam Kapoor, Manisha Koirala, Paresh Rawal, Anushka Sharma, Dia Mirza and Vicky Kaushal. After watching the short teaser, one can definitely root for the biopic being one of the best Bollywood has produced in the recent past. The teaser has no signs of the female leads of the movie but we are not even complaining as Ranbir has owned every frame.