Life for Sanjay Dutt was not full of Roses. He has observed the double-sided world from his struggling days and was fed food in a golden spoon of love from his legendary parents ‘Late Shri Sunil Dutt’ and late ‘Nargis Dutt’ at the time he was born on 29th July 1965 in Haryana (INDIA). The name Sanjay Dutt in the Bollywood Industry reminds of his bad times he has spent in Tada Jail for Two years. But then too he had recovered himself very soon in the Bollywood cinema and covered the entire gap between his fans and climbed up a step forward towards his fame. He feels his worst life experienced was in the Tata Jail where his career was spoiled and he has missed out his precious two years of building his Acting career.
Sanjay was living in a village called ‘Mandhaulli’ placed near Yamuna Nagar District in Haryana. Sanjay`s beloved Mother (Late) Nargis Dutt`s Memorial grave is also placed on the banks of the Yamuna River. Sanjay has made his debut when he was just 19 year old in the film Rocky that was featured in the year 1981. In the Indian Film Industry History Sanjay Dutt was the Youngest Actor who had stepped in a movie with a leading role at that time. But there was slight change in the production as well as the shooting of the film were being delayed because of the abrupt illness of Sanjay`s Mother Nargis Dutt who was suffering from Cancer. He loved his mother very much and his mother was only the woman on which he doted on. There was a bridge of emotional build up between the teenage son and his mother, shared by his elder sister ‘Priya Dutt’ and father Sunil Dutt. Rocky, directed by his father, was a relative hit on the box-office. But Dutt family were not able to savoir its success as Nargis Dutt after fighting a grim battle for her life, she missed out and passed away leaving out his sons successful debut film in the Indian Cinema. This Complex situation tossed out the Dutt household into an emotional frenzy and at that moment Sanjay Dutt was at his first crossroad of life. His entrance into Indian Cinema Movies scene had been heralded as the birth of a New Star whilst at the same time and he had lost the most important person in his life, his mother Nargis Dutt. Till the time Sunil Dutt overcome with his own grief, Sanjay (as said) went astray in trying to deal with these own personal losses. Rocky was Sanjay Dutt’s debut film that was produced by his father. Sanjay then became Dream Boy of many girls on the hit of the film Rocky. There were many ups and downs in the starting of his career, but Mahesh Bhatt's uplifted his career on the hit of Naam, this film also helped him in creating a new image in front of the people. Once again Subhash Ghai's directed film Vidhata and Khalnayak proved his acting talent, one in which he was child and in other a child who takes a wrong way to earn money. Saajan directed by Lawrence D'souza's was a big hit where he protrayed a lame poet. This film proved out that Sanjay was a good dancer too and he also proved himself in Thaneedar where he danced to the tunes of Taama Taama with co- star Madhuri Dixit. The song was a big hit and was appreciated at a high level base.
Sanjay Dutt's life was always in connection with media and they use to hanged surround him like his drug addiction then his actress wife late Richa Sharma suffering from Tumor or his involvment with anti - social parties and many more. But tough times never lasted for Sanjay. He is always backing in the Film Industry to give as many of hits. His old releases of Mahaanta directed by Afzal Khan that didn't do well at the box office. His releases with Ram Gopal Verma's Daud made people call him comeback kid. After being away for four years from the /Indian Cinema, Sanjay Dutt has made a grand comeback by giving out six releases, three hits, and two commission-earners. Sanjay Dutt was also called as the man of the hour in Bollywood History. Sanjay also tried his hands on comedy and was successful at a great extent. Films like Haseena Maan Jayegi, Chal Mere Bhai did well on box-office and again Sanju proved that he is all rounder. The success of Jodi No.1 and Haseena Maan Jaayegi made Sanju-Govinda and David Dhawan team a super hit. Sanjay Dutt who dances very little but his each step is heart throbing for his fans. Vaastav bagged him the well deserved Best actor Award. Films like Vaastav, Kurushetra and Pitaah proved the intensity and gravity of his acting. After being in thedark shadow for one and half decade since, Sanju again made a successful approach to the limelight. And wow! What a comeback with the films like Vaastav, Haseena Maan Jayegi and Daag The Fire . By this blockbuster he again banded the box-office and proved his versatile acting. The adorable hunk has jacked up his fee to an astounding 1.5 core per film. And yet, he is flooded with films – producers lining up in front of his bungalow, to sign him. He likes going to disco, Body building and every day he recite Hanuman Chalisa.
Hit Films to his credits are Munnabhai MBBS, Lage Raho Munnabhai, Vastav, Haseena Maan Jayegi, Khalnayak, Naam, etc.