Ranbir to Gain Kilos for Sanjay Dutt Biopic?
Nov 19, 2015
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
"We are showing Sanju's life from the time he was 17. So, obviously Sanju can't play it. We wanted an actor who looks like a star, is a good actor, who can gain weight and become like that. Ranbir is a fantastic actor. He has grown a lot and he knows Sanju as well," he said," said Rajkumar Hirani
Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
Ranbir Kapoor said that firstly, they didn't get the desired cast and then, there were issues with the script as his family members were not happy with it. Meanwhile, Ranbir will be soon gearing up for another biopic that is based on Sanjay Dutt's life, which will be directed by Rajkumar Hirani
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
"There was a talk for sure when Sanjay Leela Bhansali had come for lunch at my home and he wanted the rights of Khalnayak. I have asked for around Rs 8 to 9 crore. I think he is too tied up with his current film production (Bajirao Mastani)," said Subhash Ghai. Khalnayak featured Sanjay Dutt, Jackie Shroff and Madhuri Dixit I lead roles
NDTVMovies | Saturday October 31, 2015
"I was a little sceptical initially. I didn't want to touch upon the topic of the underworld. However, I realised that there was so much more to his life. One evening he would want to talk about his drinking. It was so interesting that we would want to go back and drink," Mr Hirani
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
The war of words between the Shiv Sena and the BJP intensified on Wednesday with the latter questioning the ally's support to actor Sanjay Dutt in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case and late Bal Thackeray hosting former Pakistan cricketer Javed Miandad at his residence.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
Congress today accused Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis of violating the model code of conduct by announcing a Rs 6,500 crore package for development of Kalyan-Dombivli townships in adjoining Thane district where civic polls will be held on November 1.
Thursday October 1, 2015
"I have worked with male actors like Sanjay Dutt, John Abraham and many others, but I can tell you Aishwarya is no less. She is the hero of 'Jazbaa'," Mr Gupta said
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
"He (Sanjay) has shared his story and wants it to be made and we want to keep it as honest as possible. We have worked (on) the script with Sanjay. I narrated it to him when he was here and he was happy with it. The film will see Sanjay as he is and for what he is"
NDTVMovies | Sunday September 27, 2015
There's some good news for those who think that Ranbir Kapoor's latest film Tamasha with Deepika Padukone is in the same space as Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. At a media interaction recently Mr Hirani said, "The script for the Sanjay Dutt biopic is almost complete and we will start shooting the film with Ranbir Kapoor in 2016"
Saturday September 26, 2015
Actor Sanjay Dutt was photographed outside his Mumbai residence on Saturday afternoon, bidding farewell to his family before returning to Pune where he has been serving a 5-year jail sentence for his involvement in the Mumbai blasts. The actor embraced his wife Maanyata and hugged children Shahraan and Iqra before leaving for Pune
Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
Sanjay Dutt's lawyers issued a statement: "No application for grant of pardon was ever made by Sanjay Dutt or his family members to the Governor seeking pardon. Further, Sanjay Dutt or his family members never approached former Supreme Court Justice Katju for making an application for pardon on behalf of Dutt"
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who is currently serving his five year jail term after being convicted in the 1993 bomb blasts case, today said that he had never filed for pardon with the Maharashtra Governor nor had he requested anyone else to do so on his behalf.
Thursday September 24, 2015
Governor Vidyasagar Rao reportedly rejected the petition on the recommendation of the state home department, which said it would set a bad precedent as the actor's conviction was confirmed by the Supreme Court. Sanjay Dutt was jailed in an arms case related to the 1993 Mumbai blasts
India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Thursday September 24, 2015
A petition seeking pardon for actor Sanjay Dutt, jailed in an arms case related to the 1993 Mumbai blasts, has been rejected by the Maharashtra governor.
Saturday September 19, 2015
Salman and his family were photographed offering aarti. The list of guests at the pooja included actresses Daisy Shah and Elli Avram who were seen enjoying themselves to the fullest and dancing on the street
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 13, 2015
The news of the Munna Bhai actor, who is out on a 30-day parole, doing Mr Gupta's film went viral after the actor dropped onto the sets of Jazbaa, which marks the comeback of actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, on September 11. He is out on parole to tend to his daughter, who is to undergo nose surgery
Saturday September 12, 2015
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan couldnt hold back her tears as she embraced her favourite makeup artist, Mickey Contractor, on the last day of shoot on the sets of upcoming film Jazbaa. The rest of the emotional overload, as Sanjay Gupta put it, was provided by Sanjay Dutt. The actor, currently on a 30-day parole from Pune's Yerawada Jail, was especially in...
Thursday September 10, 2015
Gulaabo has quirky lyrics by Anvita Dutt , music by Amit Trivedi and vocals by Vishal Dadlani and Anusha Mani. Produced by Karan Johar, Shaandaar has been directed by Vikas Bahl and also features Pankaj Kapur, Sanjay Kapoor and Anjana Sukhani
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Friday August 28, 2015
In what could impact Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt's case, the Supreme Court today said an important point had been overlooked while another convict was sentenced for similar charges. The observations were made on a petition by Sanjay Dutt's close friend, Yusuf Nulwala, who, like him, was convicted in the 1993 Mumbai blasts.
Ameya Naik | Friday August 28, 2015
The likes of John Abraham, Sanjay Dutt, and Salman Khan can be deemed genuine automobile connoisseurs. Another person who can be counted in the same league is Shah Rukh Khan, and here's a look at his latest vanity van.
Thursday August 27, 2015
Vidhu Vinod Chopra directed Sanjay Dutt in 2000's Mission Kashmir and produced Parineeta and the Munna Bhai films starring him. Under Sanjay Gupta's stewardship, Mr Dutt has appeared in a series of films including Aatish, Khauff, Jung, Kaante, Musafir and Shootout at Lokhandwala.
NDTVMovies | Thursday August 27, 2015
His frequent breaks from jail have been criticised in the past as evidence of VIP treatment. The last time the actor was given leave from jail was in December 2014
NDTVMovies | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Mr Dutt was sentenced to six years in jail in 2007; he served 18 months but then was out on bail, fighting the conviction until a court in March 2013 ordered him back to jail in Pune
India News | Edited by Surabhi Pandey | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Actor Sanjay Dutt has been allowed to leave prison for a month because his daughter, Trishala, is going through a nose surgery. His frequent breaks from jail have been criticised in the past as evidence of VIP treatment.