With the apex court putting its stamp on Sanjay Dutt’s conviction in the 1993 serial blasts case, his trip to the jail now seems inevitable. The rumour mills are now abuzz with the money at stake on Bollywood projects involving him.
Around Rs 250 crore are riding on Sanjay Dutt’s shoulders. The projects include Peekay, Policegiri, Zanjeer, Ungli among others. Ungli is produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions and also stars Emraan Hashmi and Neha Dhupia.
Zanjeer, directed by Apoorva Lakhia, features Sanjay in the role of Sher Khan played by veteran actor Pran originally. Industry estimates put around Rs 50-60 crore at stake in Zanjeer and Rs 25 crore on Policegiri, which is a remake of a South movie starring Sanjay opposite Prachi Desai in the film.