The director has again achieved success with his last movie
seems to be on a roll with back to back hit films and his next
project which will be based on his close pal, Sanjay Dutt will also
be a huge hit.
According to latest reports, Ranbir will have to put on some
weight as during a certain time, Sanjay was beefed up. That stage
of his life when he was going through drug problems and he took to
body building in a big way.
The reason for roping in Ranbir is because the actor looks quite
similar to the young Sanju Baba, that is during his Rocky movie
Rajkumar Hirani said, "It wasn't necessary that we have to find
an actor who resembles Sanju. Still, you look at Sanju's picture
from Rocky (1981) days and Ranbir's. They both have a similar
'stardom' on their face. Also, if you look at Ben Kingsley (who
played Mahatma Gandhi in Richard Attenborough's Gandhi; 1982), he
has no real resemblance with Gandhiji. Unlike Gandhiji, Kingsley is
The project came to light recently and work on the film's script has already begun, in fact the makers have been at it for last six-seven months.