The PK director Rajkumar Hirani has begun the work for his upcoming project. He is to direct the biopic of Sanjay Dutt in which Ranbir Kapoor will play the lead. Amitabh Bachchan is expected to star as Sunil Dutt.
Rajkumar is also known as Raju Hirani was busy in writing the script for the same. He was working with Abhijat Joshi in USA. This is the very first chance when the famous director has indulged himself in a biopic.
Sanjay Dutt is known to the Hirani for a very long time in real life. Still, it becomes difficult to portray / depict someone on screen. However, the director has promised to show most of the important known and unknown stuff from the life of Sanjay to the audiences.
The team of actor and director, Sanjay and Rajkumar Hirani has achieved milestones. Their association has made many films a hit like Munna Bhai MBBS and Lage Raho Munna Bhai.
As per the earlier reports, the director was quoted saying that the only actor, he would approach to acting and play the role of Dutt will be Ranbir Kapoor only. In return, Ranbir stated that it is indeed a challenging job to play Sanjay.
According to Ranbir Kapoor, it is hard to work in biopics as it becomes difficult to act / portray someone in true manner on the large screen. Ranbir has already worked in many hit films like Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Rockstar, and Barfi, etc.
Ranbir stated: “Biopics are hard because you have to celebrate such a giant man’s life on screen. I would really look forward to getting Sanjay Dutt alive on screen.”
The director is overwhelmed to take this project. His last directorial film PK is still faring well at the box offices of the world. Raju is going to start shooting for the biopic very soon.