Sanjay Dutt reportedly requests makers to launch trailer of his biopic on release date of his debut film Rocky

FP Staff

February 16, 2018 11:08:38 IST

The Rajkumar Hirani directorial, Sanjay Dutt biopic, is probably one of the most awaited films of 2018. Though a late June release date for the film has already been made official, the trailer release date is yet to be declared.

Sanjay Dutt. News18

Sanjay Dutt. News18

DNA reports that since 8 May was the day in 1981 when Sanjay's debut film Rocky released, the actor has thus requested for a 8 May release for the trailer.

Rocky was directed by his late father Sunil Dutt and right before five days of the release, on 3 May, the actor lost his mother, Nargis. It is also said that the father and son had kept a vacant seat in the theatre in the memory of Nargis.

In the film, Ranbir Kapoor plays Sanjay, Manisha Koirala will be seen playing Nargis and Paresh Rawal will be seen as Sunil Dutt. The film has a huge army of actors from across the industry. From Anushka Sharma to Sonam Kapoor, there will be a number of small yet important roles in the film that revolve around the central character. While Anushka reportedly plays a journalist, Dia Mirza will be seen as Sanjay's current wife Maanyata Dutt. TV actress.

Dutt biopic also stars Karishma Tanna, Vicky Kaushal and Jim Sarbh. It is co-produced by Hirani, Vidhu Vinod Chorpa and Fox Star Studios. It is slated to release on 29 June.

Updated Date: Feb 16, 2018 11:08 AM