Bollywood superstar Sanjay Dutt has been roped in to play an important role in the Dharma Production’s upcoming film Shuddhhi. The film is being directed by Karan Malhotra and to be produced by Karan Johar respectively. Sanjay Dutt was also an integral part of the 2012 blockbuster film Agneepath, directed by Malhotra under the banner of Karan Johar’s Dharma Production.
In shuddhi the veteran actor is playing the role of an antagonist opposite to the character of protagonist to be played by Salman Khan. For female lead Malhotra signed a newcomer because he needs a fresh face for his upcoming venture.
Sanjay Dutt was reported to be very excited about the new script, when the film director narrated him about it. It is the same Malhotra who gave him a memorable character of Kancha Cheena in the revenge drama Agneepath.
Sources said that Shudhdhi is an out an out Salman’s film, where the film revolves round the leading male character of the film. However the character of Dutt is also expected to portray a very important part of the film. Both Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt will have to play challenging roles in the film. Meanwhile, Malhotra is very excited to team up with Sanjay Dutt once again; especially, after Agneepath in which the director-actor duo had worked together for the first time.
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Chitra Home Chowdhury