Since his launch from jail in February final 12 months, there was a lot hypothesis over Sanjay Dutt’s massive display screen comeback. Virtually eleven months later, the veteran star will face the digicam for the primary time for a movie — he’ll report back to the set of Omung Kumar’s ‘Bhoomi’, which explores a father-daughter relationship, on January 29. Sayyesha Saigal, who debuted with Ajay Devgn’s Shivaay final yr, is more likely to play the fifty seven-12 months-previous actor’s teen daughter.
A unit hand says the actor selected the date since it’s his fortunate quantity, “Dutt is born on July 29, so he needed to begin the brand new chapter of his life on that specific day. He’s paying a number of consideration to his physique in order that he appears to be like good on display. He spends nearly two hours within the gymnasium on a regular basis.”
Confirming the event, Omung advised hitlist, “The primary schedule of the movie will get underway in Agra. It’s a two-month begin-to-end schedule. As a director, it’ll be a problem for me to work on a decent schedule, however that is what excites me about filmmaking. Teaming up with Sanju (Sanjay Dutt) goes to be superior. His depth on display is simply superb. He’s again as a brand new particular person, so he’s going to start out with a clear slate. It is going to be good enjoyable to direct him.”
The filmmaker provides that he is not feeling the strain to direct Dutt in what might be his first movie since his launch from jail the place he served forty two months for his conviction within the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. “Greater than strain, there may be anticipation. Similar to his followers, I’m additionally ready for him to make a comeback on the large display screen,” Omung says.
Policegiri (2013) was Dutt’s final solo hero movie, which tanked on the field workplace. He was seen in Aamir Khan-starrer PK (2014) in an prolonged cameo. He was presupposed to make his comeback with Siddharth Anand’s untitled motion movie, which bought inordinately delayed and finally shelved, say sources. He then turned his focus to Marco Bhau, the directorial debut of Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s sister, Shelly, however that has been placed on maintain for script modifications.