Sanjay Dutt Biography: Journey Of A Man With ‘Never Give In’ Slogan In Life

Sanjay Dutt with his family
Sanjay Dutt with his family

Sanjay Dutt is a highly talented movie star of Bollywood. He was born on 29th July, 1959 to Sunil Dutt, a famed actor and politician and Nargis, was a famous evergreen actress of Bollywood. He has two sisters and 1 daughter from 1st wife while 2 children from his 3rd wife.

Sanjay Dutt Biography

Full Name-Sanjay Balraj Dutt

Nickname-Sanju Baba

Age (as of 2019)-60 years old

Date of Birth-29 July 1959

Birthplace-Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Zodiac Sign-Leo

Hometown-Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Sanjay Dutt Body Measurements

Weight-84 kg


Chest-44 Inches

Biceps-16 Inches

Hair Color-Black

Eye Color-Dark Brown

Sanjay Dutt with his father

Sanjay Dutt with his father

Sanjay Dutt Biography :Personal Information

Father-Late Sunil Dutt

Mother-Late Nargis Dutt

Sister-Priya Dutt, Namrata Dutt

Wife/Girlfriend-Richa Sharma, Actress (m. 1987 div. 1996) Rhea Pillai, Model (m. 1998 div. 2005) Manyata Dutt, Actress (2008-Present)

Son-Shahraan Dutt

Daughter(s)-Iqra Dutt, Trishala Dutt

Sanjay Dutt Biography: Educational Qualification 

School-The Lawrence School, Sanawar (Near Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh)

College/University-Not Available

Sanjay Dutt School

Sanjay Dutt School

Sanjay Dutt Biography: His kids

Sanjay Dutt Biography: His kids

Sanjay Dutt Biography: Favourites

Favorite Actor-Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna

Favorite Actress-Sharmila Tagore, Nargis

Favorite Food-Tandoori Chicken

Favorite Color-Black

Sanjay Dutt Cinematic Journey 

Sanjay Dutt is a well known name and an award-winning movie star of Bollywood. He made his Bollywood debut in the hit film Rocky in the year 1991, but his major came was the role of a villain in Subhash Ghai’s Khalnayak (1993). With time, Sanjay Dutt’s maturity and versatility was displayed through his roles which earned for him rave reviews. He is indeed considered amongst India’s Top 10 list for Most Influential Personalities of Bollywood and has won several Awards as well as nominations for his mindblowing acting.

Despite been facing difficult times Sanjay made the box-office jingle with stunning hits namely Sadak, Saajan, Vaastav, Mission Kashmir, Kaante, Munnabhai M.B.B.S.

Sanjay Dutt Journey

Apart from belonging to an affluent family with ironic Bollywood roots, the road to stardom had not been smooth for Sanjay Dutt. There were many tragedies in Sanjay’s life that inflicted him, beginning from his youth, when he took up drugs, due to his mother’s death by cancer and the pressures of being a superstar’s son, for which he underwent rehabilitation in Texas.

Sanjay Dutt Biography

Sanjay Dutt Biography

After this death of his first wife Richa Sharma, and losing a legal custody battle of daughter Trishla, and again divorce from his second wife Rhea Pillai, were the drawbacks on the family front.

Dogged by controversies regarding his infamous arrests and jail sentences served due to his alleged involvement in the 1993 TADA bomb-blast case in Mumbai, the illegal possession of fire arms, caused him much mental agony. Sanjay Dutt’s jail term was one of the most tuff times of his journey.

He once said,

“I feel I am the chosen one. I keep getting into trouble but keep coming out of it. God has always been there for me. I used to reassure myself that maybe if I was out I would have been killed and this is God’s way of protecting me – by keeping me in jail. And so far I think I have fared well at all the tests he has taken.”

Sanjay Dutt Biography: And The Story Continues

Sanjay Dutt turned 57 on July 29 and is a free man now Needless to say, he is in the happiest phase of his life right now. The actor, has quite a few film projects in his kitty too. Sanjay Dutt’s forthcoming films include KGF 2, Torbaaz, Mera Bharat Mahaan, Munna Bhai Chale Amerika, Shootout at Lokhandwala and Dus Kahaniyan.

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