NEW DELHI: Actor Sanjay Dutt, who had acted as member
of a qawali party forty-one years earlier in his father
Sunil Dutt's Reshma aur Shera as a child artiste,
will be rendering a qawali once again as the iconic
Sher Khan in the forthcoming re-imagined version of
While the new version being released on 7 September
stars Ramsharan and Priyanka Chopra with Sanjay Dutt,
the original starred megastar Amitabh Bachchan - who
was also an artiste in Reshma aur Shera - with
Sanjay's formal debut had come years later in his father's
film Rocky, which went on to be a massive hit. Today
after 41 years in the industry, Sanjay has over 150
films in his kitty.
Dutt has donned a never-seen-before look. His look
as Sher Khan which was revealed some time back in the
trailer has already been admired by audiences.
The actor himself was extremely psyched about doing
the qawali sequence in the song Khochey Pathan Ki
Zubaan and director Apoorva Lakhia is confident
that this will be one of Sanjay Dutt's most memorable
performances on the big screen.
Along with Sanjay Dutt Apoorva Lakhia's tour de force
Zanjeer stars an elite ensemble cast of Ram Charan,
Priyanka Chopra, Prakash Raj, Mahie Gill and Atul Kulkarni.
Zanjeer has been produced by Reliance Entertainment,
Puneet Prakash Mehra, Sumeet Prakash Mehra and Flying
Turtle Films, and co-produced by Rampage Motion Pictures.