Sanjay Dutt is one of the best actors in India and producer born on 29 July 1956 in Mumbai, Maharastra, India. His father Sunil Dutt was an actor and politician and mother Nargis Dutt an actress. He has two siblings Priya Dutt who is a politician and Namrata Dutt. Dutt was lucky since his family had strong Bollywood background support.
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Sanjay Dutt Personal Life
His first wife Richa Sharma whom he married in 1987 died of a brain tumor. They were both blessed with one daughter named Trishala, who resides in the USA. He later divorced his second wife Rhea Pillai Dutt after being together for seven years. In the year 2008, Dutt married his third wife Manyata, they both have a son and daughter who are twins.
Due to the possession of illegal arms and weapons, Dutt was arrested and charged under a provision of the Terrorist and Disruptive activities act. He was later released on 25 January 2016, because he acted according to the law and was of good behavior. Another controversy that affected his parliamentary candidature was when he was accused of being involved in Mumbai blasts. The supreme court rejected his candidature after the involvement of this blasts. Later on, in the year 2018, he released a film based on his life story. The movie was well received in the media platforms and it commercially did well.
Sanjay Dutt Acting Career
Sanjay Dutt made his first appearance in the movie Rocky which was well received in the box office. His popularity further increased when he accepted a leading role in the movie Vidhaata. The movie was a major hit and it was well received by India fans. Another movie that made him more popular was Naam which was done in 1983. The film garnered a lot of views and commercial support in the box office. He has gone ahead to act in more than 187 films. He is a multitalented actor; since he can do both comedies, romance and action thriller movies. Most of his roles include starring as a police officer, gangster and thieve. He has numerous awards and nomination under his name for instance; best actor award in the film fare award in 2000 for Vaastav etc. Dutt is considered one of the most influential personalities in India. Some of the movies he has acted include; Sadak done 1991, Musafir in 2004, Zinda in 2005 and Nehlle done 2007. Both movies did well in Bollywood. Apart from acting Dutt co-hosted a tv reality show alongside Salman Khan known as Big Boss.