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Presenting you 15 Unknown & Interesting facts about Sanjay Dutt..!!
1. Sanjay Dutt’s full name is Sanjay Balraj Dutt. He is also known as Sanju Baba.
2. He is of Punjabi Ethnicity and he loves tattoos.
3. Sanjay Dutt is a Film Actor, Film Producer, Politician, Television Presenter & Comedian.
4. As a child artist, Sanjay Dutt appeared in the film Reshma Aur Shera in 1972.
5. Dutt’s Bollywood’s debut came in 1981. His first 3 films Rocky, Vidhaata & Main Awara Hoon were Box office hits.
6. His mother Nargis died in 1981 due to cancer, just before the Premiere of his Debut Film Rocky
7. After his mother’s death, Dutt became a victim of drugs. In his early 20’s he spent 5 months in jail after being caught with illegal drugs.
8. Later he joined a rehabilitation center in Texas, US which was recommended by his father Sunil Dutt.
9. After returning he starred in Jaan ki Baazi. Throughout 80’s he had fared very well in Hindi Film Industry. He was a part of many multi-starrers along Govinda, Dharmendra, Jackie Shroff, Sunny Deol, Mithun etc
10. Just 3 weeks before the release of his film Khal Nayak, Dutt was arrested due to the illegal arms possession in 1993 Mumbai Blasts case.
11. He didn’t have a good personal life. He married thrice.
Dutt married actress Richa Sharma in 1987 however, she died of brain tumour in 1996. Trishala was his daughter from his first wife. Trishala lives in US with her grandparents.
His second marriage was with the model Rhea Pillai in 1998 and was divorced in 2005.
His next marriage was with Manyata Dutt in 2008, they had twins Shahraan & Iqra.
12. Dutt decided to contest in 2009 Lok Sabha elections as a Samajwadi Party candidate but Supreme Court rejected his candidature due to his involvement in 1993 Mumbai bomb blastings.
13. Munna Bhai series earned him huge commercial success and appreciation. Raj Kumar Hirani is planning for a Biopic film based on his Life.
14. Dutt co-hosted Big Boss 5 along with Salman Khan.
15. Sanjay Dutt has won 2 Filmfare awards, 3 Star Screen awards, 2 IIFA awards, 3 Stardust awards, 2 Zee Cine awards, 2 Bollywood Movie awards, 1 Global Indian Film Award.
1) Ranbir Kapoor believes that Sanjay Dutt is a real rockstar which is kind of true because he can play excellent Tabla and also bagged a gold medal for being the best air guitarist at a concert in the US.
2) Sanjay Dutt left the prison with a salary of ₹450 which he handed over to Manyata, his wife, whom he considers the luckiest for him.
3) Sanjay Dutt was the original choice for Subash Ghai‘s ‘Hero’ but the decision was changed last minute due to Sanjay’s dependence on drugs.
4) Sanjay admits being hooked on drugs. During a conclave, he spoke about how he was high on LSD and jumped on his father because he hallucinated his father’s head melting due to a lit wick.
5) Sanjay treats his body like a canvas and has many tattoos that are deeply connected to him. He has his mother’s name, father’s name, a tattoo of Lord Shiva, a dragon breathing fire and two lions inked on his body.
6) Sanjay’s toughest time included this one time when he had got back from the rehab and was visited by his drug paddler. Sanjay knew if he agreed upon buying drugs from this man, all his hard work would go in vain. He recalls how he said ‘NO’ and that changed a major part of his life.
7) Sanjay has fans all across the globe and his fans in Nigeria call him ‘Dan Daba Mai Lasin’ which literally means a hooligan with a license.
8) Sanjay Dutt got into a fight with Rishi Kapoor because he suspected that there was something cooking between his then-girlfriend, Tina Munim, and Rishi. It was Neetu Singh who requested him to stop the fight.
9) In order to remain fit even while he was in the jail, Sanjay would do a lot of floor exercise and use cans as dumbells and now that he out of the prison, he still prefers to go all natural when it comes to working out.
10) Sanjay’s sister Priya Dutt was so angry with him when he joined the Samajwadi party, she ended up stating that she was glad that Sunil Dutt was no more because he couldn’t have handled this ignominy. The reason was that Sunil and Priya were both very close to Congress and have always supported the party’s ideology.
11) Sanjay believes in a fortune teller who has assured him that his toughest phase of life is now over and he is going progress emotionally and financially. The actor is now living a drug-free life and certainly in a much peaceful zone.