You will be shocked to know the reaction of Sanjay Dutt after watching the film as couldn't control over his tears and hugged Ranbir and Hirani. "Since he tried his hand on a biopic for the first time in his career, he definitely takes his creative liberty in telling the real story of controversial star Sanjay Dutt played by immensely talented Ranbir Kapoor". In fact the business of the film has managed to surpass the opening day collections of his previous directorial ventures like PK that collected Rs. 26.63 cr and 3 Idiots that collected Rs. 12.78 cr. The film also happens to be the best opener for Ranbir Kapoor also as his previous best is at 19-20 crores for films like Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani and Besharam. Non-festival release. Yet, #Sanju packs a PHENOMENAL TOTAL on Day 1. The 65-year-old veteran actor today said it is "high time" that Ranbir and his best friend Ayan Mukerji think about getting hitched.
The biopic is based on actor Sanjay Dutt and his rapturous life experiences. It will also see Sonam Kapoor, Dia Mirza, Karishma Tanna, Jim Sarbh and Vicky Kaushal.