Sanjay Dutt will be acting in the second installment of Sadak. The film stars Sanjay Dutt and Pooja Bhatt taking back their original roles, now, with Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapur on board as well. Sadak 2 also marks filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt’s comeback as a director after almost 2 decades. Sanjay Dutt has been treating his fans with his wonderful performances in films such as Prassthanam and Panipat. He is acting in K.G.F Chapter 2, Shamshera and in Bhuj: The Pride of India soon. In an interview, Sanjay Dutt revealed the reason behind him saying yes for the Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapoor starer.
Sanjay Dutt stated that the team is about to wrap up the shooting of Sadak 2 very soon. Sanjay Dutt and Mahesh Bhatt's friendship goes back in 1986 when they collaborated for Naam, which is also their first film together. Speaking about their friendship, Sanjay Dutt revealed that Mahesh Bhatt is a great director and he has done an incredible job keeping up with the storyline of Sadak so that it stays relevant to today's time. He further stated that the director has dedicated hours to lead the young crew on this film.
The actor said that now when he looks back he feels that it is justified to take a film like Sadak forward. However, he had a condition for coming on board for Sadak 2. He revealed that he told Mahesh Bhatt that he will act in the film only if he writes and directs it. Sanjay Dutt stated that he would have backed out of the film if Mahesh Bhatt would not have agreed to his condition.
Directed by Mahesh Bhatt, Sadak 2 is set to release on 10th July 2020.