Web Desk: Sanjay Dutt’s biopic ‘Sanju’ is on trending. The filmmaker Raj Kumar Hirani starred Ranbir Kapoor in the lead role. Film ‘Sanju’ has been earning a lot since it hit the cinemas.
The movie covered small part of his love life but it didn’t show all the affairs and marriages of Sanjay Dutt. He had many love affairs in his young days. Even he had an affair with Madhuri Dixit and they were the most loved on-screen pair in the past.
Sanjay’s rumored girlfriends Tina Munim Ambani and Madhuri Dixit’s names were not taken in the film, the absence of his previous wives still remains a question.
Sanjay Dutt and Tina Munim
They were childhood friends and their friendship turned into love. During the shooting of Sanjay’s debut ‘Rocky’, their relationship became stronger. Sadly, their relationships could not last forever. Tina left Sanjay due to his destructive drinking habit and apparently for much older actor Rajesh Khanna.
Sanjay Dutt’s affair with Madhuri
They worked together in movies like Saajan, Thaanedar, Khalnayak etc. During shoot they fell in love. Back in 1991, before and after the release of the super hit, Saajan, Madhuri and Sanjay’s love affair was talk of the town. They were very fond of each other. The two fell in love with each other at a time Sanjay was married to his first wife, Richa Sharma. In 1993, Madhuri reportedly cut off all contact with Sanjay after he was embroiled in the Mumbai serial blast case.
Sanjay had a crush on Richa, he managed to get her telephone number and started calling her and asked her for a date but she kept on refusing. But one day she finally agreed to go on a date and thus began their romance.
Sanjay Dutt married to Indian film actress Richa Sharma in 1987. The couple has a daughter, Trishala Dutt. Richa Sharma blamed Madhuri for their relationship disorder. Madhuri cut off all contact with Sanjay. There were rumours all around that Sanjay will divorce Richa and marry Madhuri. Within two years of marriage, she was diagnosed with a brain tumor and she died in 1996 at her parents’ home. Their daughter Trishala Dutt stayed with her maternal grand parents.
Richa was taken for a shock when Sanjay filed for a divorce in early 1993. But they never got legally divorced, they parted ways.
Sanjay’s second wife Rea Pillai
Model and lifestyle coach Rhea met Sanjay at his lawyer’s office, when Sanjay was out on bail. As she was a spiritually inclined person so Sanjay found the much-needed solace in her company.
They married in 1998. But their relationship too didn’t last long. Their marriage ended up in 2005. She later went on to marry tennis ace Leander Paes.
Sanjay Dutt and Nadia Durrani
Nadia Durrani was supposed to be a reason behind the disruption of his marriage with Rhea. Allegedly, they had an affair with her before and even after his marriage. Rhea decided to split from him, But after few months, Nadia too left Sanjay just as mysteriously as she entered his life.
Sanjay Dutt and Lisa Ray
Sanjay found solace in Lisa professionally and personally. But their story was too short. They got separation just after a brief period of being together. However, Lisa has always denied being in a romantic relationship with the actor.
Sanjay Dutt and Rekha
There were rumours that Sanjay was dating Rekha while they were shooting for a movie together. In fact, it was even reported that the couple fled and got married secretly.
Sanjay tied knot with Manyata
Sanju has Dia Mirza playing the role of Manyata Dutt, Sanjay’s third and present wife and mother of Shahraan and Iqra. Manyata (born Dilnawaz Sheikh) married to Sanajy in 2008 in a private ceremony in Goa, after two years of dating. On 21 October 2010, they became a father of twins, a boy and a girl.
During his affair with Nadia Durrani, Sanjay attracted towards Manyata due to her easy going and helpful nature.
Other than these ladies, Sanjay linked with Kimi Katkar and Rati Agnihotri. The playboy actor admitted himself that he had been in more than one relationship once but was never caught as he managed things well.
He stated, ‘I was in three relationships at one point of time… You need to be clever… One shouldn’t know what is happening with the other.’