Aamir Khan with daughter Ira arrives for a special screening of Sanju at YRF Studios in Mumbai. Written and directed by Rajkumar Hirani, the film will also stars an ensemble cast in addition to Ranbir Kapoor which includes Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal, Sonam Kapoor and Dia Mirza amongst others. All pictures/Yogen Shah
Aamir Khan attended the screening of Sanju with daughter Ira, son Junaid and wife Kiran Rao. Showcasing the colourful life of Sanjay Dutt, Rajkumar Hirani's Sanju has got not only the audience but also the entire film industry anticipating the biopic. Owing to the incredibly immense buzz around the film, Sanju is expected to have the biggest premiere ever in Bollywood. Sanju depicts the life of Sanjay Dutt right from his younger days to his conviction.
Kiran Rao arrives for Sanju Screening at YRF Studios in Andheri, Mumbai
Ranbir Kapoor all smiles as he arrives for Sanju screening. While Ranbir Kapoor is receiving appreciation from all and sundry for slipping into the role of Sanjay Dutt for Sanju, the actor said the transformation was not easy. He revealed in an interview with mid-day that as part of his prep, he met stand-up comic Dr Sanket Bhosale, who is known to mimic Dutt effortlessly. Though all praise for Bhosale's mimicry skills, Kapoor points out that the Rajkumar Hirani-directed film required a different approach
Ranbir Kapoor came in for the Sanju screening with his Brahmastra co-star Alia Bhatt. Ranbir Kapoor in an interview with mid-day said, "I met Sanket to understand what he thinks of Dutt, but in that very meeting, I realised this is not the path I want to take. He does a comic version of a drunk Sanjay Dutt, but I am not essaying that. I am playing him all the way from when he was 20 till today. We have explored his human side in the film. I also realised that I had to discover my own way of expressing the character."
Aamir Khan's Thugs of Hindostan co-star Fatima Sana Shaikh arrives for the special screening of Sanju
Sanjay Dutt arrives for the special screening of Sanju. Though Sanjay Dutt had famously said that he will watch his biopic in theatres, it turns out he couldn't decline the offer when the on-screen Sanju aka Ranbir Kapoor invited him to watch the film with him.
Paresh Rawal arrives for a special screening of Sanju. Ranbir Kapoor and Paresh Rawal bring alive the father-son bond of Sanjay Dutt and Sunil Dutt on-screen in the biopic. Rawal said in an interview, "I have worked with various actors, but working with Ranbir was something else. He is a talented actor. And, let me tell you, playing Sanjay Dutt, who we see every now and then on-screen, is certainly not easy for any actor. The way Ranbir internalised and delivered the character was [commendable]. He is an inspiration for the next generation."
Sagarika Ghatge and cricketer husband Zaheer Khan arrive for the special screening of Sanju
A.R. Rahman arrives with son Ameen for the special screening of Sanju
Rukhsar Rehman arrives with daughter Aisha Ahmed for the special screening of Sanju
Jaaved Jaaferi came in with daughter Alaviaa for the special screening of Sanju
Sanjay Dutt's Munnabhai co-star Arshad Warsi arrives for the special screening of Sanju
Sunidhi Chauhan looked pretty in her yellow dress as she arrives for the special screening of Sanju
Sonu Nigam arrives for the special screening of Sanju at YRF Studios
Sukhwinder Singh arrives for the special screening of Sanju at YRF Studios
Aamir Khan with son Junaid and daughter Ira, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sagarika Ghatge and Zaheer Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Dutt among other Bollywood celebrities attended the special screening of Sanju at YRF Studio in Andheri, Mumbai. We have pictures