Remember, we were the first to break the news that Sanjay Dutt has been roped in to star in the third installment of SAHEB, BIWI AUR GANGSTER, now we bring to you the schedule when Sanjay Dutt will start shooting for this project produced by Rahul Mittra and helmed by Tigmanshu Dhulia.
Our earlier report said that the shooting of the third installment of the quirky mobster comedy series will commence from August end this year but due to Sanjay Dutt's commitment towards his comeback BHOOMI and the ongoing festival occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, we have come to know that the shoot will now commence from the first week of September, most probably after the conclusion of the 10 day Ganesh Chaturthi festival.
A source close to the production says that Sanjay Dutt is very much excited to be a part of one of the most awaited franchises in the industry and has given a proper thought before commencing the shoot of SAHEB BIWI AUR GANGSTER 3. The first two parts got rave reviews both from critics & movie lovers.
CEO wave cinemas Rahul Mittra, the producer of the film and a close friend of Sanjay Dutt recently met the star at his residence. Sanjay Dutt and his wife Manyata Dutt had hosted Aarti on occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi at their Pali Hill residence in Mumbai. Along with Rahul Mittra, close friends like Vidhu Vinod Chopra, David Dhawan, Shekhar Suman, Zarine khan & Adiri Rao Hyadri visited ‘baba' (Sanjay Dutt nickname) to take blessings of the ‘bappa'.
The source adds that during this visit, Sanjay Dutt and Rahul Mittra discussed the prospects of commencing the shoot of SAHEB BIWI AUR GANGSTER 3 and came to a mutual agreement that first week of September will be ideal. The third installment will also be shot at the Royal palace of Devgarh Baria in Gujarat where both the parts were earlier filmed. However, the shooting will kick off from Mumbai.
Presented by Raju Chadha, Chairman Wave Group & produced by produced by Rahul Mittra, SAHEB BIWI AUR GANGSTER is helmed by Tigmanshu Dhulia and written by Sanjay Chouhan & Tigmanshu Dhulia. Jimmy Shergill played Saheb & Mahie Gill played Biwi in both the previous two installments. Sanjay Dutt will be playing gangster after Randeep Hooda (in 2011) and Irrfan Khan (in 2013).
Other details will be divulged in due course.