Mumbai, May 29: Bollywood director Rajkumar Hirani's 'Sanju', which has Ranbir Kapoor playing the role of Sanjay Dutt, is one of the most anticipated films of the year.
While the entire nation is waiting for its trailer which will be released tomorrow, Ranbir's parents - Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor, got a chance to watch it.
Rishi Kapoor couldn't control his emotions after watching the trailer. An elated Rishi heaped praises on Ranbir and went on to say that he is proud of him.
Veteran actor and father Rishi Kapoor felt overwhelmed after watching the trailer of Sanju as his son and actor Ranbir Kapoor’s work in the film left him feeling proud just like the rest of the world. Sanju is a biopic on actor Sanjay Dutt (essayed by Ranbir), directed by Rajkumar Hirani.
"The way Rajkumar Hirani has presented Ranbir is the biggest thing, the boy has really done well. I am so proud of him. I swear on (wife) Neetu and Ranbir, I did not think it was Ranbir, I thought it was Sanjay Dutt," said Rishi after watching the trailer, read a statement
"You don't know how emotionally triggered I am right now at the point where Vinod (Chopra) and Raju (Rajkumar Hirani) have shown me this trailer. The first appearance of Ranbir from the jail, I thought it was Sanjay Dutt," he added.
Sanju showcases the highs and lows of Sanjay's life. The film also stars Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal, Sonam Kapoor and Dia Mirza, who will play different pivotal roles.
Co-produced by Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films in association with Fox Star Studios, the film is scheduled to release on June 29.