Sanjay Dutt biopic directed by Rajkumar Hirani is finally set to go on floors on February 14. The shooting of the film which stars Ranbir Kapoor in titular role will start with a Mumbai schedule.
Hirani has been working on the script and screenplay of the biopic since a long time and the director finally has things locked on paper. In the film, Ranbir Kapoor will have three distinct looks since the story would be spanning over 30 years of Sanjay Dutt's career.
While promoting PK, Hirani had revealed that the Dutt Biopic would be his most challenging and entertaining film till date because Sanjay Dutt's life has all the elements required for a mainstream Bollywood film.
The makers are eyeing for Christmas 2017 release, which means that the biopic will clash with YRF's Tiger Zinda Hai, starring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in lead.
Tiger Zinda Hai, an action thriller directed by Ali Abbas Zafar is expected to go on floors in March this year and the makers have plans to shoot the film at virgin locations of Morocco, Spain, Abu Dhabi amongst other countries.