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Rajkumar Hirani runs competition to find a title for Sanjay Dutt biopic


Stuck in a creative block, the director has enlisted the help of his cast and crew to find an apt title for the film. The winner gets to win a brand new iPhone 7 Plus. 

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Shriram Iyengar

Rajkumar Hirani's cast and crew for the Sanjay Dutt biopic is in for a busy new year. The director has promised a reward of a brand new iPhone 7 Plus to anyone who comes up with a suitable title for his Sanjay Dutt biopic. 

The director of pk and 3 Idiots is set to begin 2017 with work on the much-awaited Dutt biopic starring Ranbir Kapoor. The film has been in the pipeline for almost two years now. However, Hirani seems to have run into a roadblock regarding the name for the film. A report in DNA suggests that the director has roped in his crew and cast to help him pick out a suitable name. 

The report quoted a source as saying, "Raju appears to have hit a roadblock on the title. The film begins shooting from January and it doesn't have a name! So now he has hit upon a novel idea to get an interesting title." The source went on to suggest even the lead for the film, poor had got in on the act. The quote says, "There is a box in his office where everyone is putting in their suggestions along with their names and the box will be opened in January and the title will be chosen." 

The winner will be presented with an iPhone 7 Plus which costs in the excess of Rs90,000.

That is one prize worth thinking a name for!