When Sanjay Dutt Came To Shah Rukh Khan’s Rescue. Find Out How

Updated on 7 Jul, 2018 at 4:46 pm


Bollywood has seen the release of many Biopic movies, but none has made waves like this one. Yes, we are talking about Sanjay Dutt’s biopic movie ‘Sanju’ which was released just a few days ago. Ever since the release and success of the movie fans are reminiscing in their favorite Dutt memories. It is not just another story but unveiled the controversial life of the actor while welcoming back numerous pleasant memories. Among them, one involves actor Shah Rukh Khan and the story will surely surprise you.

The memory goes back to 2007 when Shah Rukh Khan hosted the famous game show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati.’ During the show, he shared this beautiful memory with the fans.


Shah Rukh Khan

Actor Shahrukh Khan. Source



One of the episodes in KBC featured actors Sanjay Dutt and Boman Irani. Both Dutt and Irani shot the episode to promote their then due to release movie ‘Munna Bhai: MBBS.’


Shah Rukh Khan hosting KBC

(L to R) Sanjay Dutt, Shahrukh Khan, and Boman Irani in a still from KBC season 3. Source


And during the episode, Shah Rukh Khan shared the tale of how Sanjay Dutt came to his rescue. Khan said that when he was new to Mumbai City, he got into a fight with someone. Since he was not in Delhi, he had no one to turn too and didn’t know what to do.

And at that moment a jeep approached him and the man inside was Sanjay Dutt. He further informed the audience that Sanjay then assured him that if anyone troubles him, Dutt would deal with them. Shah Rukh went onto add that Sanjay is like an elder brother to him.


Shah Rukh Khan with Sanjay Dutt

(L to R) Shahrukh, Sanjay, and Jackie Shroff in the younger acting days. Source


A Sanjay Dutt fan recently re-posted the video on his Twitter handle. The fan captioned the post- ‘Srk about #Sanju baba’. Here is the Twitter post:



There are disappointed fans who think the movie could have been much better. Even though ‘Sanju’ is facing criticism because fans believe it didn’t highlight the reality of Sanjay’s life, it still has managed to put fans in throwback mode.


What do you think about the film and SRK’s story?

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