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Karan Johar calls Rajkumar Hirani genius after watching Sanju trailer

Written and directed by Rajkumar Hirani, Sanju is produced by Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films in association with Fox Star Studios.

bollywood Updated: May 30, 2018 18:58 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Ranbir Kapoor and Rajkumar Hirani during the teaser launch of Sanju.
Ranbir Kapoor and Rajkumar Hirani during the teaser launch of Sanju.(AFP)

The much awaited trailer of the Sanjay Dutt biopic, Sanju, is here and it offers an intriguing mix of emotions, comedy, drama and most importantly shock.

The gripping trailer gives an insight into the life of Sanjay Dutt aka Sanju baba - be it his girlfriends, his drug addiction, his career, his conviction, downfall, his sentence, his acquittal, and then his uprising once again.

Ranbir looks amazingly convincing in the role of Dutt. The younger actor took to the latter’s persona like a charm.

The trailer also touched upon his equation with various members of his life, portrayed by Paresh Rawal, Sonam Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal, Manisha Koirala, and Anushka Sharma.

It’s no wonder that many Bollywood celebrities have liked the trailer. While filmmaker Karan Johar called the film’s director, Rajkumar Hirani, a genius, Sonam Kapoor said it will leave the audiences speechless.

Here are some reactions from Bollywood celebs:

Karan Johar: OMG @RajkumarHirani you genius !! And OMGGGG #RanbirKapoor you bonafide ROCKSTAR! What a mindblasting trailer!!!!! This is a major “can’t wait” feeling!!!!

Sonam Kapoor: The official #SanjuTrailer is out and it’ll leave you speechless!

Rahul Dholakia: For once I am confused - who is more powerful- the actor #RanbirKapoor , the character @duttsanjay , the mans life story or the direction of @RajkumarHirani ! The #SanjuTrailer is “mind blowing “.

Alia Bhatt: Blownnnnnn away.

Anil Kapoor: Mind-blowing is the word! #SanjuTrailer has left me speechless!

Boman Irani: Your eyes will stay glued to your screens!

Shreya Ghosal: Wow!!! Take a bow @RajkumarHirani #RanbirKapoor @VVCFilms #AbhijatJoshi If the trailer is sooooo good, what will the film be. Every frame ever moment is spectacular! #SanjuTrailer

Rashi Khanna: The #SanjuTrailer is mind blowing and Ranbir Kapoor is phenomenal.

First Published: May 30, 2018 18:57 IST

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