Mumbai: Bollywood's dependable actor Sanjay Dutt after giving recent soul enriching performance of 'Kancha Cheena' with shaven head in 'Agnepath' remake is all set to surprise his fans by doing the Zanjeer's charismatic 'Sher Khan' role in forthcoming Apoorva Lakhia's release. In 70s superhit, Bollywood legend Pran's essayed role of Pathan still remembered with great fondness.
Amitabh Bachchan's role will be essayed by South Superstar Chiranjeevi's son Charan Teja. Earlier, he had not shown his interest in movie and Arjun Rampal was roped in to play the role. South super star Sonu Sood will be essaying the same role in Telugu.
Expressing his happiness over the remake and Sanjay Dutt's inclusion in it he said, "I am so blessed that Sanju sir will be playing the role of Sher Khan while Sonu, who has a huge market and is a big star down South, will be doing it in Telugu. Ram Charan Teja is playing Amitabh Bachchan's role in both the films."
The role of Amitabh Bachchan will be essayed by Chiranjeevi's son Ram Charan Teja and Ram is also happy that Sanjay will be a part of the film as both are gym buddies. Lakhia says, "Earlier Sanju sir had some date issues. We approached him with the script again and he suggested some changes that we made. Dutt’s manager and his team managed to work out the dates for us this time. We start shooting next month."
With Ram Charan making a Bollywood debut with such great remake he is also very much excited for his role. Bollywood's renowned actor Priyanka Chopra has been paired opposite him.
Sanjay Dutt is doing a role in soon to be release Son of Sardaar with Ajay Devgn and Sonakshi Sinha.