Sanjay Dutt Biography, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Wiki

Sanjay Balraj Dutt was born on 29-07-1959 in Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Producer, Comedian, Television Presenter & Television Personality.

Although Dutt has enjoyed huge success as a lead actor in different categories ranging from comedy to romance, it has been the roles of police officers and gangsters that have won him laurels.

Sanjay Dutt Bio

Sanjay Dutt made his Hindi film acting debut with the hit film Rocky in 1981. The 1986 super hit film Naam was Dutt’s first big critical success and turned out to be a turning point in his career. He kept on delivering hit movies in the 1990s, with films such as Aatish: Feel the Fire and Saajan among several others. Madhuri Dixit Biography, Weight, Height, Affairs, Boyfriend

In 2003 he acted the National Award-winning film Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. which won him several awards. This movie’s sequel Lage Raho Munna Bhai was one of the biggest hits of his career. In Agneepath which was released in 2012, he played the role of a psychotic villain Kaancha, which was immensely praised by audiences and critics. He then played a cameo in the highly acclaimed film PK in 2014. 

His life though has been full of controversies. First, he got addicted to drugs and remained out of the scene for few years. He then got arrested under the arms act for keeping illegal weapons. It was revealed that he had his ties with the underworld as well. He was in jail for nearly 2 years from 1993 to 1995 before he got released on bail.

In March 2013, he was again sent to jail to serve his remaining tenure of 18 months. He was finally released in February 2016. After his comeback, he was seen in various films such as Bhoomi, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3, and Kalank among others. None of them made any impact at the box office. He will be next seen in Shamshera, Sadak 2, and KGF: Chapter 2.    

In addition to acting, he has also appeared in various commercials throughout his career. He has also hosted the Bigg Boss Season 5. He along with Raj Kundra launched India’s first MMA league called the Super Fight League in the year 2012. He has also been associated with various charities as well. 

Sanjay Dutt Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Late Sunil Dutt and Nargis Dutt. He has 2 sisters named Namrata and Priya Dutt. He first married actress Richa Sharma in 1987, but she died in 1996 due to brain tumour. The couple has a daughter, Trishala.

He then married for the second time to model Rhea Pillai in 1998. The marriage didn’t last long and they divorced in 2005. Then Dutt married Manyata in 2008, the couple became proud parents to twins, a girl named Iqra and a boy named Shahraan.

FatherSunil Dutt
MotherNargis Dutt
SisterPriya Dutt
WifeManyata Dutt
WifeRicha Sharma Dutt
DaughterTrishala Dutt

Body Measurements

Chest Size44
Biceps Size16
Waist Size36
Skin ColourFair
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home TownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
NationalityIndian
ReligionHindu
AddressMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolThe Lawrence School, Sanawar (Near Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh)
CollegeN/A
QualificationN/A
HobbiesTravelling, Shooting,Playing Guitar, Photography, Cooking, Doing workouts, Horse Riding
Marital StatusMarried
DebutAs a Child Actor- Reshma Aur Shera (1972)
Lead Actor- Rocky (1981)
TV Debut: Bigg Boss Season 5 in 2011 (co-host with Salman Khan)
Best MoviesRocky (1981), Sadak (1991), Saajan (1991), Khalnayak (1993), and Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003) among others
SalaryRs. 3-5 crore per film
Net Worth$15 Million (approx.)
Official WebsiteN/A

Collections

Bike CollectionsDucati Multistrada and Harley-Davidson Fatboy
Car CollectionsFerrari 599 GTB, Audi R8, Lexus LX470, Audi Q7, and Rolls-Royce Ghost among others

Favourites

Favorite ColorBlack, Blue
Favorite PlayerSachin Tendulkar
Favorite SportCricket
Favorite ActressNargis Dutt
Favorite ActorAmitabh Bachchan , Rajesh Khanna
Favorite PlaceHilly Areas, Goa
Favorite FoodTandoori Chicken
Favorite BookA Stone for Danny Fisher by Harold Robbins

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sanjay Dutt

  • He is the original Bad Boy of Bollywood.
  • He was the first choice for Deepak Malhotra’s role in Yash Chopra’s Lamhe.
  • Sanjay entered a drug program in Texas in 1984 to get rid off his drug addiction.
  • He has starred in shelved films such as Dostana, Kissa Kartoos, Chakra, and Killer among others.
  • He is a chain smoker and drinker.
  • His biopic movie was released in 2018. Actor Ranbir Kapoor portrayed the role of Sanjay Dutt in that film.
  • He was also a womanizer and claimed that he had over 300 girlfriends.

Acting Career

In 1981, he made his debut with box-office super hit film Rocky. Then in 1982, he went on star in Vidhaata, the highest-grossing film with Dilip Kumar, Shammi Kapoor and Sanjeev Kumar.

He also stared in Main Awara Hoon (1983). In 1985, he shot his first film Jaan KI Baazi in two years.

In 1986, Naam was the turning point in his career. It was a major critical and commercial success. Shreya Ghoshal Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family

In 80s, he appeared in successful films like Imaandaar, Jeete Hain Shaan Se, Inaam Dus Hazaar, Mardon Wali Baat, Ilaaka, Kanoon Apna Apna, Taaqatwar etc.

His performance in Kabza & J. P. Dutta’s 1989 Hathyar were well received by critics.

However, both films managed only average collections at the box office. During late 80s he stared in many multi-starrers films with Govinda, Mithun, Jackie Shroff, Sunny Deol etc.

During 90s he appeared in Tejaa, Khatarnaak, Zahreelay, Khoon Ka Karz, Yalgaar, Aatish: Feel the Fire etc.

In 90s, he also acted in Sadak, Saajan & Khalnayak. In Sajaan he was nominated for the Filmfare Best Actor Award. In Khalnayak he earned his second best actor award nomination.

As Per Hindu, His films Naam & Sadak got him lot of favourable attention & Saajan established him as the conventional soft actor.

In 1991, Saajan was the highest-grossing film. In addition, Sadak was the sixth highest grosser in the same year. Again, in 1993, Khalnayak became a blockbuster & the second highest.

His first film after 1993 was Daud (1997). It was average at box office. This was followed by Dushman which well financially.

1999, was great year for Dutt. His five films were released during this year and almost were high-grossing films that year.

They were Kartoos, Khoobsurat, Haseena Maan Jayegi, Daag: The Fire & Vaastav: The Reality. For Vaastav he won many awards including his first filmfare award for Best Actor.

His role in Mission Kashmir have him critical acclaim & number of awards and nomination in 2000.

For his performance in the movie, the President of India to Rashtrapati Bhavan invited him.

He continued to play lead roles in Jodi No.1, Pitaah, Kaante & Munna Bhai M. B. B. S. that film gave him several awards.

At the box-office, Munna Bhai achieved a silver Jubilee status. The sequel if Munna Bhai M. B. B. S., Lage Raho Munna Bhai was release in late 2006.

Again, he received a number of awards for this film. He received an award from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for his work in the Munna Bhai series.

Later he starred in movies like Dhamaal, Shootout at Lokhandwala, All the Best,Double Dhamaal, PK, Agneepath etc.

In January 2008, 12 films featuring Dutt were listed by Indian film Institute Filmfare among 100 highest grossing movies.

During 2013, in its May edition “100 years of Indian cinema” Filmfare listed 3-filmd of Dutt in its top 20 list.

They were Lage Raho Munna BHai, Khalnayak & Saajan. On 29 June 2018, his biopic Sanju was released. In that he made special appearance. He was shooting with Alia Bhatt for Sadak 2.

MoviesYear
Reshma Aur Shera1971
Rocky1981
Johny I Love You1982
Vidhaata1982
Main Awara Hoon1983
Bekaraar1983
Zameen Asmaan1984
Mera Faisla1984
Do Dilon Ki Dastaan1985
Jaan Ki Baazi1985
Naam1986
Mera Haque1986
Jeeva1986
Imaandaar1987
Naam O Nishan1987
Inaam Dus Hazaar1987
Mardon Wali Baat1988
Khatron Ke Khiladi1988
Mohabbat Ke Dushman1988
Kabzaa1988
Jeete Hain Shaan Se1988
Do Qaidi1989
Ilaaka1989
Kanoon Apna Apna1989
Taaqatwar1989
Hum Bhi Insaan Hain1989
Hathyar1989
Zahreelay1990
Kroadh1990
Thanedaar1990
Tejaa1990
Khatarnaak1990
Jeene Do1990
Khoon Ka Karz1991
Do Matwale1991
Saajan1991
Sadak1991
Yodha1991
Qurbani Rang Layegi1991
Fateh1991
Adharm1992
Sahebzaade1992
Sarphira1992
Yalgaar1992
Jeena Marna Tere Sang1992
Kshatriya1993
Gumrah1993
Sahibaan1993
Meri Aan1993
Khalnayak1993
Zamane Se Kya Darna1994
Insaaf Apne Lahoo Se1994
Pyar Ka Rog1994
Amaanat1994
Aatish: Feel the Fire1994
Andolan1995
Jai Vikraanta1995
Vijeta1996
Namak1996
Mahaanta1997
Daud1997
Sanam1997
Dushman1998
Achanak1998
Chandralekha1998
Daag: The Fire1999
Kartoos1999
Safari1999
Haseena Maan Jaayegi1999
Vaastav: The Reality1999
Khoobsurat1999
Khauff2000
Baaghi2000
Chal Mere Bhai2000
Jung2000
Nidaan2000
Mission Kashmir2000
Kurukshetra2000
Raju Chacha2000
Jodi No.12001
Pitaah2002
Hum Kisise Kum Nahin2002
Yeh Hai Jalwa2002
Maine Dil Tujhko Diya2002
Hathyar2002
Annarth2002
Kaante2002
Ek Aur Ek Gyarah2003
LOC Kargil2003
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.2003
Plan2004
Rudraksh2004
Deewaar2004
Rakht2004
Musafir2004
Shabd2005
Tango Charlie2005
Parineeta2005
Dus2005
Viruddh… Family Comes First2005
Shaadi No. 12005
Ek Ajnabee2005
Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!2005
Tathastu2006
Zinda2006
Taxi No. 92112006
Anthony Kaun Hai2006
Lage Raho Munna Bhai2006
Sarhad Paar2006
Eklavya: The Royal Guard2007
Nehlle Pe Dehlla2007
Shootout at Lokhandwala2007
Dhamaal2007
Om Shanti Om2007
Dus Kahaniyan2007
Superstar2008
Woodstock Villa2008
Mehbooba2008
C Kkompany2008
Kidnap2008
EMI2008
Kal Kissne Dekha2009
Luck2009
Shortkut2009
Blue2009
All The Best: Fun Begins2009
Aladin2009
Lamhaa2010
Knock Out2010
Tees Maar Khan2010
No Problem2010
Toonpur Ka Super Hero2010
Ready2011
Double Dhamaal2011
Chatur Singh Two Star2011
Rascals2011
Ra.One2011
Desi Boyz2011
Agneepath2012
Department2012
Son of Sardaar2012
Zila Ghaziabad2013
Hum Hai Raahi Car Ke2013
Policegiri2013
Zanjeer2013
Ungli2014
PK2014
Bhoomi2017
Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 32018
Kalank2019
Torbaaz2019
Prasthanam Remake2019
Panipat2019
Sadak 22020

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