Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 27, 2023

Date of Birth

29 / July / 1959


65 Years


Actor Film Producer

Born on July 29, 1959, Sanjay Balraj Dutt is an Indian actor known for his work primarily in Hindi cinema. With a career that has lasted over four decades, Dutt has acted in more than 100 films, with a focus on action genres, although he has also appeared in romance and comedy films, and has received numerous accolades, making him one of the most popular Hindi film actors since the 1980s.

Sanjay Dutt Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Dutt is part of the Dutt family and the son of actors Sunil Dutt and Nargis. He made his debut in acting with the film Rocky (1981) and experienced a career slump until the crime thriller Naam (1986) emerged as a milestone in his career. He is 64 years old.


Sanjay Dutt’s parents were renowned cinema actors Sunil Dutt (born Balraj Dutt) and Nargis Dutt (born Fatima Rashid). His father, Sunil Dutt, was a Punjabi Hindu Mohyal Brahmin from Nakka Khurd, Jhelum District, Punjab, British India (which is now in Punjab, Pakistan),

His mother, Nargis Dutt, was a Punjabi Muslim from Calcutta, Bengal Presidency (now Kolkata, West Bengal), and was born as Fatima Rashid. Sanjay Dutt has two sisters, Priya Dutt and Namrata Dutt. Interestingly, his name was selected through crowdsourcing via the Urdu language film magazine Shama.

Sunil Dutt Sanjay Dutt Father

Sunil Dutt Sanjay Dutt Father

Nargis Dutt Sanjay Dutt Mother

Nargis Dutt Sanjay Dutt Mother

Priya Dutt Sanjay Dutt Sister

Priya Dutt Sanjay Dutt Sister

Namrata Dutt Sanjay Dutt Sister

Namrata Dutt Sanjay Dutt Sister

Richa Sharma Sanjay Dutt First Wife

Richa Sharma Sanjay Dutt’s First Wife

Rhea Pillai Sanjay Dutt Second Wife

Rhea Pillai Sanjay Dutt’s Second Wife

Manyata Dutt Sanjay Dutt Third Wife

Manyata Dutt Sanjay Dutt Third Wife

Trishala Dutt Sanjay Dutt Daughter

Trishala Dutt Sanjay Dutt’s Daughter

Iqra Dutt Sanjay Dutt Daughter

Iqra Dutt Sanjay Dutt’s Daughter

Shahraan Dutt Sanjay Dutt Son

Shahraan Dutt Sanjay Dutt Son

Sanjay Dutt Family Pics

Sanjay Dutt Family Pics

Tina Munim Sanjay Dutt Girlfriend

Tina Munim Sanjay Dutt’s Girlfriend

Madhuri Dixit Sanjay Dutt Girlfriend

Madhuri Dixit Sanjay Dutt’s Girlfriend

Sanjay Dutt Childhood Pics

Sanjay Dutt Childhood Pics

Early Life

Sanjay Dutt was born in Bombay City, Bombay State, Republic of India, to parents who were well-known actors in Hindi cinema, Sunil Dutt and Nargis Dutt. His father was a Punjabi Hindu Mohyal Brahmin, while his mother was a Punjabi Muslim. Dutt’s family ancestry can be traced back to the Rawalpindi Division of West Punjab.


Sanjay Dutt received his education at the Lawrence School, which is located near Kasauli in the state of Himachal Pradesh.

Personal Life

During the early 1980s, Sanjay Dutt had a romantic relationship with his co-star from his debut film, Tina Munim. After their breakup, Dutt went on to marry actress Richa Sharma in 1987. Unfortunately, she passed away in 1996 due to a brain tumor. The couple had a daughter together named Trishala Dutt, who was born in 1988. Trishala currently resides in the United States with her maternal grandparents.

Film Career

Sanjay Dutt started his acting career as a child artist in the film Reshma and Shera in 1979 when he was just 12 years old. He made his debut as a leading actor in the 1981 film Rocky, which was directed by his father Sunil Dutt. Both of Sanjay’s parents were eagerly anticipating the movie’s release, but unfortunately, his mother Nargis passed away due to cancer before the premiere.

The news of his mother’s death was a tremendous shock for Sanjay Dutt, and it’s been reported that he turned to drugs as a means of coping with the loss. In addition, he gained notoriety for his erratic behavior during this period. To help his son overcome his addiction, Sanjay’s father, Sunil Dutt, sent him to a de-addiction facility in the United States.

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Title Role(s) Year
Zila Ghaziabad Thakur Pritam Singh {{{last}}} 2013
Zanjeer Sher Khan 2013
Ungli ACP Ashok Kale 2014
Torbaaz Naseer Ahmad 2020
Toonpur Ka Super Hero Narrator 2010
Toolsidas Junior Mohammad Salaam 2022
The Good Maharaja Digvijaysinhji 2023
Tees Maar Khan Narrator 2010
Son of Sardaar Balwinder Singh Sandhu ″Billu″ 2012
Shortkut Himself 2009
Shamshera Shuddh Singh 2022
Sanju Himself 2018
Samrat Prithviraj Kaka Kanha 2022
Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3 Uday Pratap Singh 2018
Sadak 2 Ravi Verma 2020
Rocky Rakesh / Rocky D’Souza “Rocky” 1981
Reshma Aur Shera Qawwali Singer 1971
Ready Marriage magistrate / Divorce lawyer 2011
Rascals Chetan Chauhan 2011
Ra.One Khalnayak 2011
Prassthanam Baldev Pratap Singh 2019
Policegiri DCP Rudra ‘Baba’ Aditya Devaraj 2013
PK Bhairon Singh 2014
Panipat Ahmad Shah Abdali 2019
No Problem Yash Ambani 2010
Maharaja Ranjitsinhji Jadeja 2023
Luck Karim Musa 2009
Leo TBA 2023
Lamhaa Vikram Sabharwal / Gul Jahangir 2010
Knock Out Veer Vijay Singh 2010
Kalank Balraj Chaudhry 2019
Kal Kissne Dekha DJ – Playback Singer 2009
K.G.F: Chapter 2 Adheera 2022
Jawan TBA 2023
Hum Hai Raahi Car Ke Karate 2013
Ghudchadi CBI, DCP Vijay Pattnaik 2023
EMAIL Sattarbhai 2008
Double Dhamaal Kabir Nayak 2011
Desi Boyz Mr. Khalnayak 2011
Department Mahadev Bhonsle 2012
Chatur Singh Two Star Chatur Singh 2011
Blue Sagar ‘Sethji’ Singh 2009
Bhuj: The Pride of India Ranchordas Pagi 2021
Bhoomi Arun 2017
Baap Ballu Rajput 2023
All The Best: Fun Begins Dharam Kapoor 2009
Aladin The Ring Master 2009
Agneepath Kancha Cheena 2012


Title Year
Bigg Boss 5 2011
Super Dancer 2021

Health Issues

Sanjay Dutt was indeed diagnosed with stage 3 lung cancer in August 2020. He underwent treatment for cancer in Mumbai and has since been reported to have successfully recovered from the illness.

Net Worth

According to various sources, Sanjay Dutt’s net worth is estimated to be around $36 million, which is equivalent to approximately 295 crore Indian rupees. One of the main sources of his income is his work as a brand ambassador for various brands. It is reported that he typically charges between Rs. 5 to 6 crores for such endorsements.

Net Worth, House & Cars

Net Worth ₹295Crore
Monthly Salary / Income ₹5-6 Crore/Film
House Address 58 Smt Nargis Dutt Road, Pali Hill, Bandra,
Mumbai 400050
Cars Red Ferrari 599 GTB, Porsche SUV, Rolls
Royce Ghost, a two-seater Audi R8, Audi Q7,
BMW 7 series

Favourites Things

Favorite  Food Tandoori Chicken
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Rajesh Khanna, Sylvester Stallone
Favorite Actress Sharmila Tagore, Nargis
Favorite Color White
Favorite Hobbies Playing the Guitar, Photography, Cooking,
Doing Workouts, Horse Riding
Favorite Book A Stone For Danny Fisher by Harold Robbins
Favorite Destination Not Known
Favorite Singer Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar

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Body Measurements Chest: 44 Inches
Waist: 36 Inches
Biceps: 16 Inches
Birth Place Bombay Bombay State (Now Mumbai) India
Children Son: Shahraan Dutt
Daughters: Iqra Dutt, Trishala Dutt
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Salt & Pepper
Height In CM 183 CM
Height In Meter 1.83 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Late Sunil Dutt
Mother: Late Nargis Dutt
Profession Actor Film Producer
Siblings Sisters: Priya Dutt, Namrata Dutt
Spous First Wife: Richa Sharma
Second Wife: Rhea Pillai
Third Wife: Manyata Dutt
Weight 85 Kg
187 Lbs
Zodiac Sign


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