Move over Kancha Cheena, Sanjay Dutt would be back in another evil avatar in Bejoy Nambiar's next, starring Shahid Kapoor, reports Mid Day.
The actor will reportedly be paid Rs 10 crore for the role.
“Bejoy is currently busy with his new film, which stars Vikram, Tabu and Neil Nitin Mukesh. Once he is done with the film, he will start shooting his next that is yet untitled. Bejoy is known to make edgy films and the lead antagonist was one of the most vital characters in the film," a source told the tabloid.
"After much debate, Bejoy thought of Sanjay Dutt for the role and met him a fortnight back,” the source added.
“Bejoy is guarding the film close to his heart. He has not even revealed the genre of the film to anyone,” the source said.