Ranbir Kapoor who is in the news for working on Sanjay Dutt’s biopic was recently seen with his new look for the said movie. Ranbir Kapoor was spotted in a picture in his Sanjay Dutt avatar from the new movie. He sported a salt and pepper beard, ruffled and unruly hair and a red vermillion tilak on his forehead. A biopic on the troubled life of actor Sanjay Dutt is in the works and Ranbir Kapoor is essaying the title role. The picture that showed him with the tilak reminds one of the umpteen numbers of film portrayals that Sanjay Dutt has done in the similar appearance. The picture that has been doing the rounds on social media has brought in a lot of appreciation from people as Ranbir Kapoor looks very similar to Sanjay Dutt in appearance. While many people are lauding the actor’s and the director’s vision and hard work in bringing a quality of genuineness to the role there are some who are poking fun at the picture and have come up with hilarious captions for the picture.

Ranbir Kapoor was last seen in Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil which although was embroiled in a controversy went on to become a roaring hit. On the personal front Ranbir Kapoor broke up with Katrina Kaif last year. Ranbir Kapoor will team up with Katrina Kaif for Jagga Jasoos which is slated to release this year.  Sanjay Dutt on the other hand has finally completed his jail sentence with regards to the possession of illegal arms case under the TADA act and made a comeback in movies. Twitterati did not spare the real Sanjay Dutt to ‘reel’ Sanjay Dutt and trolled them with extremely relatable real-life incidents that garnered quite a few laughs.

Sample the tweets below:

The Sanjay Dutt biopic stars Ranbir Kapoor as Dutt and Vicky Kaushal as Sanjay Dutt’s close friend. Nargis Dutt will be played by Mainisha Koirala while Paresh Rawal will play Sunil Dutt. Dia Mirza will be seen playing the role of Maanyata Dutt, the real life wife of Sanjay Dutt.