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Manisha Koirala Will Play The Role Of Nargis Dutt In Sanjay Dutt's Biopic 

Sanjay Dutt's Biopic seems to be one of the most anticipated films of the year, not only because it is based on the life of Bollywood's controversial star Sanjay Dutt but also as it features famous faces of B-town.By now, you all must have got to know that Ranbir Kapoor is playing the role of Sanjay Dutt and now it has come out that the 90s diva Manisha Koirala will be seen playing the role of Sanjay Dutt's mother, the veteran actress Nargis Dutt.Here are the reasons why Manisha has been chosen for the role. 

Sanjay Dutt's biopic has been making to the news for the variety of reasons, one being its star cast.

Well, we already know that Ranbir Kapoor will be seen playing the role of Sanjay Dutt.

Paresh Rawal will be playing the role of Sanjay Dutt's father, Sunil Dutt.

And the latest addition to the cast is none other than cancer survivor Manisha Koirala.

Manisha has been roped in to play the role of celebrated actress aka Sanjay's mother, Nargis Dutt.

Rajkumar Hirani chose Manisha for the role of Nargis because they both have gone through the cancer fight.

While Nargis lost her life due to pancreatic cancer, Manisha has survived her ovarian cancer in her real life.

On asking Manisha, "how she would feel playing the role," she said...

“To play her is a great honour. She is a legendary figure, no matter how forward we go, or whatever, her name would always be remembered, she would always be tagged as a legendary actor. It (the role) is challenging, and I am excited to play her role. And to be true, I am looking for scripts that are hard and challenging in nature, which will make me go — okay I have to work hard. Yes, I will be revisiting my past, but my focus is going to be on doing my best in the film."

Truly, Manisha is more than ecstatic to play Nargis in the biopic.

Well, all we can do is wait for the movie to get released so as to watch the brilliant actors perform.