Reports suggest that Ranbir Kapoor was considering playing the role of Kishore Kumar in a biopic that was supposed to be directed by Anurag Basu.
Even before these reports died we hear that Rajkumar Hirani who has worked with Sanjay Dutt in films like Munnabhai M.B.B.S. and Lagey Raho Munnabhai is set to make a biopic and has approached Ranbir Kapoor to essay the role of Sanjay Dutt in order to give the actor a befitting tribute.
Be it the drug addiction case or his volatile affair with Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt’s life has been associated with many controversies and complications.
Rajkumar Hirani is apparently working on the project along with writer Abhijat Joshi. Rajkumar Hirani has been visiting Sanjay Dutt every other week along with his writer during the actor’s parole and has managed to collect a lot of details to put together a biopic.
A source says, “Rajkumar Hirani interviewed Sanjay Dutt’s family members and some of his friends to get more inputs on the actor.”
Jointly produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Sanjay Dutt’s production house, this film will be the latter’s second project after Hasmukh Pighal Gaya.
Rajkumar Hirani is currently busy in the post production of the upcoming movie PK, while Ranbir Kapoor is busy shooting Bhushan Kumar’s Roy with Jacqueline Fernandez. Even Anurag Basu is busy giving final touches to Jagga Jasoos.
Now looking at both Kishore Kumar and Sanjay Dutt, one can say that their lives have been full of controversies and drama and in all possibility will be sketched on celluloid soon.
One will have to wait and watch to know which biopic Ranbir Kapoor will finally sign on.
Ranbir Kapoor is touted to be the next super star of Bollywood and if all goes well then he is all set to star in a biopic of either Kishore Kumar or ...3.0