Superstars Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan have both led such a colourful life till now that it was only a matter of time that their real life story gets chronicled on screen. And that is exactly what writer turned filmmaker; Muazzam Beg has attempted to do in his latest venture 'Munna Bhai, Sallu Bhai', a Bollywood feature story through which he hopes to portray the human side of these so called "Bad Boys" of Hindi Cinema. Director Beg who had also written the story on which the Imtiaz Ali directed 2011 Film Rockstar was based elaborates, "Rockstar was about a Rockstar, Munna Bhai Sallu Bhai is about two superstars Sanjay Dutt, Salman Khan the purpose of the movie is to show how much die-hard fans loves their favourite stars despite of right or wrong", says Muazzam. It will be showing their life journey include their social, psychological and economical life - from the time and even before they started their career in the industry". The film stars debutant actors Shreshth Kumar, Zubair Khan and Anjali Arora in key roles.
Actors Shresth Kumar and Zubair Khan play the die-hard fans
(Dev and Samar) of Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan respectively whereas Actress
Anjali Arora plays Natara who is blindly in love with Salman Khan.
Shrestha is a well-known TV star, courtesy his roles in Kitani Mohabbat Hai, Na Aan Is Des Laado, Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke, Ek Boond Ishq and the like, Zubair is an accomplished model having won the title of 2012 Mr India Worldwide.
An excited Shrestha says, "I am very glad that Director Muazzam has so much trust or believes on me for this character. I am really happy to be a part of this film." An equally enthusiastic Zubair adds, "It is indeed a dream come true for me to play the role of a diehard fan of Salman Khan since he is my real-life hero as well."
Produced by Hindustan light & Sound Movie Services. Munna Bhai, Sallu Bhai will find resonance with many die-hard fans of Bollywood Stars. The movie is slated to release in 2014 and the second shooting schedule is still on.