Mumbai: Ranbir Kapoor is back and how! The hunk of an actor who was badly in need of a Box Office blockbuster to his credit has claimed the top spot with his latest release Sanju.
The biopic in which Ranbir essays actor Sanjay Dutt has helped him resurrect his Box Office Graph. The Rajkumar Hirani directorial has minted over Rs 120 crores in the opening weekend and has thus got the biggest weekend opening this year. It has surpassed Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat, Salman Khan’s Race 3, Tiger Shroff’s Baaghi 2and Ajay Devgn’s Raid.
Sanju based on Sanjay Dutt’s tumultuous life experiences is produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The multi-starrer has Paresh Rawal on board to play Sunil Dutt (Sanjay’s father) and Manisha Koirala to essay Nargis (Sanjay’s mother).
The film also stars Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor, Dia Mirza, Boman Irani, Vicky Kaushal, Karishma Tanna and Jim Sarbh.RK’s previous release Jagga Jasoos (2017) directed by Anurag Basu and co-starring his former real-life girlfriend Katrina Kaif proved to be a dud at the Box Office.