Sanjay Dutt Biopic: Actress-producer Dia Mirza is excited to work on Rajkumar Hirani’s yet untitled Sanjay Dutt biopic, but doesnt want to take stress by thinking how it will take her career as an actor in a new direction. Dia will be playing the role of Sanjay’s wife Manyata in the biopic.
“I’m very very excited about the Dutt biopic and my work in it. I don’t want to put too much pressure on myself by thinking about the fact that it might take my career as an actor in a new direction.”
The biopic features Ranbir Kapoor as the protagonist. It also stars Sonam Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Karishma Tanna, Vicky Kaushal and Jim Sarbh.
The film, written and directed by Hirani. It will be opening up facts of Sanjay’s personal as well as public life on the big screen.
The actress hopes to evolve as an actor and a producer with each project. “As an actor and a producer, I hope I can continue to evolve, grow and contribute. That’s what my primary focus is… to just keep making better choices, keep learning and growing,” she said.
Dia is also known for her philanthropic activities. She is involved with UN Environment Programme’s Goodwill Ambassador for India.