Ever since it was announced, the Sanjay Dutt biopic has transformed into some kind of an organic entity that has a life of its own. Manisha Koirala will be acting in the role of Sanjay Dutt mother Nurgis. Young hero Ranbir Kapoor will act as Sanjay Dutt in the film. Manisha Koirala acts as Ranbir Kapoor mother Nurgis. Paresh Rawal will be acting as Sanjay Dutt father Sunil Dutt. Hyderabad beauty Diya Mirza will be playing the role of Manyata, wife of Sanjay Dutt. Sonam Kapoor will be acting in another role. Raj Kumar Hirani directs the film.