Manisha Koirala who is playing the role of Sanjay Dutt’s mother, Nargis in the Dutt biopic said, playing Nargis is every actress’s dream role.
Manisha Koirala was present at the launch of Dr. Yusuf Merchant’s book titled, ‘Happyness: Life Lessons From A creative’ on Saturday.
When asked to share any information about her playing Nargi Dutt’s character in Sanju, biopic Manisha said, “I am really honored to be able to play Nargis Dutt-Ji. It’s like any actresses dream role. My character is just a small special appearance but I am really excited about it and the film’s release.”
When talking about Dr. Yusuf Merchant’s book titled, ‘Happyness: Life Lessons From A creative’ Manisha said Our society has turned the topic of mental illness into a taboo.
“Our society has turned mental illness in a taboo. Everyone on social media looks so happy and perfect but that does not mean that when some is sad or depressed it is abnormal. I think its the most normal thing.
And in today’s challenging times and the kind of stress level and anxiety, it is normal to feel sad. Its good to accept it, get help if needed and not to be ashamed of it.”
The Sanjay Dutt biopic titled ‘Sanju’ is presented by Fox star studios. The film will star Manisha Koirala, Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Paresh Rawal, Sonam Kapoor, Dia Mirza, Tabu and many more.
Directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, ‘Sanju’ will release on 29th June 2018.