The teaser of the film Sanju is grabbing popularity ever since its teaser got released. Ranbir Kapoor is playing the main lead in the film. Not only Ranbir is looking familiar to Sanjay but he did wonders with his voice too, it seemed almost the same. The film is directed by Rajkumar Hirani.
Sanjay Dutt’s wife Manyata’s role is playing by Dia Mirza. Did you know Manyata’s real name is Dilnawaz Sheikh? She is a Muslim. She was born on July 22, 1979, in Mumbai. Sanjay Dutt married her in 2008.
Though Manyata was born in Mumbai but she was brought up in Dubai. She came from Dubai to Mumbai again to become a successful actress. But she failed to grab a big offer so she started working in B-Grade films.
How she met Sanjay?
They met through a common friend. After then they started dating and Manyata decided to quit films. Sanjay Dutt knew that she worked in a B-Grade film like Lovers Like Us in 2005 and he wanted her to stop doing such films.
Sanjay Dutt bought the copyrights of this film in Rs 20 Lakhs. He was so in love with Manyata that he put all his efforts to remove the CDs and DVDs of this film from the market.
Manyata is 20 years younger than Sanjay Dutt. Sanjay is 58 years old whereas Manyata is 38. She is only 8 years elder than her stepdaughter Trishala Dutt.
Manyata was featured in an erotic item song of film Gangajal. When Manyata debuted in the Bollywood, she changed her name to Sara Khan. However, after working in Gangajal, it was director Prakash Jha who gave her new screen name Manyata.