Sanjay Dutt reveals he came on board for Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapoor starrer Sadak 2 only after Mahesh Bhatt decided to sit on the director’s chair once again. Sanjay Dutt will soon be seen in the second installment of Sadak. The film stars Sanjay Dutt and Pooja Bhatt reprising their original roles and welcomes Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapoor on board. Sadak 2 is also making filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt’s return to the director’s chair after almost 2 decades. Sanjay Dutt is working with the audience with his brilliant performances in films like Prassthanam and Panipat. He will soon be seen in K.G.F. Chapter 2, Shamshera and in Bhuj: The Pride of India. In a conversation with a daily, Sanjay Dutt gave the reason for his arrival in the film starring Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapoor. Sanjay Dutt said that the team is going to complete the shooting of Sadak 2 very soon. The friendship of Sanjay Dutt and Mahesh Bhatt goes back to 1986 when they collaborated for Naam, which was their first film together. Talking about their bond, Sanjay Dutt revealed that Mahesh Bhatt is a great director and has done an incredible job keeping in mind Sadak’s story which is relevant to today’s times. He further revealed that the director has dedicated hours to lead the youth crew on this film.
The actor said that when he looks back today, he feels that it is justified to take forward a film like Sadak. However, he had a special condition to come for Sadak 2. He revealed that he told Mahesh Bhatt that he would do the film only when he would write and direct it. Sanjay Dutt said that if Mahesh Bhatt did not return to the board, he would have dropped out of the film.
Directed by Mukesh Bhatt, Sadak 2 is slated for July 10, 2020 release.