Ranbir Kapoor shoots for Sanjay Dutt biopic in old jail

Hirani and team in city, Anushka too expected

BHOPAL: Handsome and popular film star Ranbir Kapoor is in the City of Lakes for shooting of a biopic, based on the life of actor Sanjay Dutt. Kapoor, who is essaying the role of Dutt, reached the city on Sunday night and some scenes were shot on him inside the old jail on Monday.

The shooting started from 10.30 am. It is noteworthy here that it is not the first movie of Kapoor shot in Bhopal. Before that he has worked in ‘Rajneeti’ under Prakash Jha Production. Along with Kapoor, director of the movie Raj Kumar Hirani is also in the city along with the entire crew. The shoot will continue till March 12 and will also shoot some scenes in Central Jail on March 8. The character of Sunil Dutt will be played by Paresh Rawal.

The role of Manyata Dutt will be played by Dia Mirza. Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor, Jim Sarbh and Vicky Kaushal will fit in some pivotal roles. Producer of the film is Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The character of Nargis Dutt will be played by Manisha Koirala. According to sources, Anushka Sharma may visit the city soon for the shooting.

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