First shot taken now for Sanjay Dutt's biopic. Canning a very funny scene. Excitement in cast and crew.? Rajkumar Hirani (@RajkumarHirani) January 14, 2017
Ranbir, 34, who plays the protagonist, had earlier said that he doesn't think he deserves to play Sanjay Dutt. "It is a very difficult film. To represent Sanjay Dutt and work with (director) Rajkumar Hirani, I don't even think I deserve this film. But, I am looking forward to working on it," as reported by PTI.
Meanwhile, actress-producer Dia Mirza, who was a part of Lage Raho Munna Bhai, is the latest addition to the cast. The actress shared a photograph from the set of the film in which she is seen cutting a cake with Ranbir, Vicky Kaushal and Rajkumar Hirani. She wrote: "The happiest place in the world is on a @RajkumarHirani film set #SanjayDuttBiopic #RanbirKapoor @vickykaushal09."
Sanjay Dutt, 57, completed his jail term on February 25, 2016. Before going to jail in 2013, the actor completed films like Ungli, Policegiri and PK. He will make a comeback Omung Kumar's Bhoomi.