Why did some producers of Bollywood projects decide to get Sanjay Dutt on board, though they knew that he was awaiting the SC verdict on the 1993 Mumbai blasts case? What will be the impact of his absence on Bollywood? And what will happen to these projects now? TP Aggarwal, producer of 'Policegiri' which stars Sanjay Dutt, joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue.
Q. Is 'Policegiri' complete or is stuck up because of Sanjay Dutt's surrender? Asked by: Rohit
A. 'Policegiri' is complete, its releasing 5th July.
Q. You knew there was a pending SC order. Still you signed him. Why? Asked by: Jyoti, Meerut
A. Normally it takes 1 year for judgement, so we signed him.
Q. Have you insured your film projects? Asked by: fatima
Q. What will happen to his film projects now? Asked by: HS
A. He has completed max. of movies.
Q. Has he completed your movie? Asked by: leena
Q. What will be the impact of his absence on Bollywood? Asked by: sri
A lot, he is very good and dedicated actor. He has worked so hard.
Q. Is this a comedy movie? Asked by: Jarur
A. Action movie.
Q. What are your upcoming projects? Asked by: nayas
A. 'Vasooli', for that I went to the SC but my plea was rejected.
Q. Will you work with Sanjay Dutt in future, when he comes out of prison? Asked by: Zanus
A. Yes, off-course. When he comes back I will start shooting again for 'Vasooli'.
Q. Who will promote your film now? Asked by: Chinatan
A. Still working on that, within 2-3 days will decide.
Q. What is the movie 'Policegiri' all about? Asked by: Manak
A. Its a cop movie, police and gangsters.
Q. Who all producers had gone to SC to ask for more time ?? Asked by: abdul
A. Only I went.
Q. Is Sanjay Dutt in lead in this movie? Asked by: Roahn
Q. Had Mr Dutt given you sufficient time after the announcement of his arrest to complete the project? Asked by: Ronit
A. Yes, maximum time he has given me.
Q. Was the role demanded Sanjay Dutt or any other actor would have fit into his shoes? Asked by: Rana
A. This role was Sanjay Dutt. He only gave the idea about this movie.
Q. Will you not cast anyone else in 'Vasooli', what's the reason behind waiting form 3.5 yrs? Asked by: Ronak
A. Maximum he will be in jail for 2 yrs.
Q. Is promotion of movie these days as important as the script of the movie? Asked by: Tallu
A. Its important, but we will work out about promotions.
Q. Any other actor apart from Sanjay Dutt who wish to work with? Asked by: daman
A. I would like to work with everybody, actors like Akshay Kumar, Telugu star Ram Charan.
Q. Sir, I hope 'Policegiri' is a super hit for you and Sanjay Dutt sir. Asked by: Aditya P Mehra
A. I hope so.
Q. Who is the heroine of 'Policegiri'? Asked by: Dindayal
A. Prachi Desai and main villain is Prakash Raj.
Q. Please tell me one reason apart from Sanjay Dutt as to why should I go to watch 'Policegiri'? Asked by: Ramesh
A. This is Sanjay's last movie before he surrenders, he has worked very hard. Its pro-police and I'm sure people will love it.
Q. Who are the other actors apart from Sanjay Dutt whom with you want to work with? Asked by: Bisnu
A. Akshay Kumar, Telegu star Ram Charan.
Q. Will you not be making any movie now..until Sanjay Dutt comes out? Asked by: Radhe
A. I'll be making other movies as well.
Q. Cast seems to be vary exciting..Sanjay Dutt..Prachi and on the top Prakash..seem it will be a entertainer..all the best. Asked by: Eshu
A. Thanks, music is by Himesh Reshammiya. Writers are from 'Golmaal' series and 'Chennai express'. I have got the best team.