Sanjay Dutt's earning from 'Sanju' will shock you

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt
Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt

Mumbai : Rajkumar Hirani's 'Sanju' is shattering records on Box Office with its whopping earnings and this is a good news for both the producers and Sanjay Dutt.

Yes, Sanjay Dutt is also making great money of the film's success. The film has already hit many milestones - Rs 50 crore in two days, Rs 100 crore in three days, Rs 150 crore in five days and Rs 200 crore in a week. It is currently racing towards the Rs 250-crore mark.

According to a media report, Sanjay Dutt has charged somewhere between 9-10 crores to give access to his story. Also, he has signed a deal to have some percentage of Box office profit from the movie. "Sanju didn't come for free. Sanjay's team negotiated hard. They finally settled for an outright nine to 10 crore, plus a portion of the box office profit. Only then, producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra and director Rajkumar Hirani were given access to the actor's life," a source informed the daily.

Rajkumar Hirani told India Today why he made this film despite huge risks. He said, "We are obsessed with great stories... It was purely the greed for great content which drove us to that film."