BY ANUJ RADIA

Ranbir Kapoor is all set to rule the screen with his upcoming movie Sanju, which is based on the life of Sanjay Dutt. Now, the latest buzz is that Ranbir will be facing off the Sanju himself aka Sanjay Dutt in Yash Raj Films’ forthcoming film Shamshera. Ranbir plays a dacoit in the film.

While Ranbir was roped in earlier, the casting team was trying to find someone who would match the amazing vibe against Ranbir Kapoor and well, they have found the perfect match through Sanjay Dutt.

According to reports, Sanjay Dutt will be playing the role of the villain in the movie. It will be interesting to see how Ranbir and Sanjay Dutt as opponents.

The movie is a period action-adventure film and Sanjay Dutt’s first film with YRF. Since we know his father had a close connection and a long list of the film with Yash Chopra, this is definitely special for Dutt Saab.

Shamshera is set to go on the floors by the end of this year and shooting will wrap by mid-2019. The film is part of YRF’s 3-movie deal with Karan Malhotra, who directed the blockbuster Agneepath and then the action spectacle Brothers.

Meanwhile, Ranbir Kapoor is also shooting for Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra.