List of Brands Endorsed by Sanjay Dutt

Mahenoor Mansuri Mahenoor Mansuri
Oct 24, 2021 6 min read
List of Brands Endorsed by Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt is undeniably one of the actors in Bollywood who has seen it all. In his rollercoaster like career, he has experienced both the rise and the fall of it. He is one of the actors in Bollywood that openly talks about his struggle and addiction to drugs and the huge impact it has had on his life.

Last year, the famous director who is well known for his contribution to various movies like 3 idiots, Munna Bhai MBBS, Ferrari ki Sawari and PK took interest in the varying chapters of Sanjay Dutt's life and decided to make a biopic about it, with Ranbir Kapoor, who beautifully delivered the lead character.

Son of the well-known actors in Bollywood Sunil and Nargis Dutt. Sanjay Dutt completed his education at Lawrence School. His father also made decisions for him to lead a normal life, thinking that the Bollywood life had no good influence on him. Making him travel from the train, when he was once caught smoking the remnants of the cigarette butts from the ashtray. He got into the habit of taking drugs while he was in high school. He also acted in the film Reshma Aur Shera in the year 1981, as a child actor.

Starring as the lead actor in his first debut film "Rocky" was directed by his father, Sunil Dutt himself. Life took an unexpected turn for him and his mother was diagnosed with cancer. Sadly, it was during this time that the actor lost his mother, Nargis Dutt, in a battle with pancreatic cancer. She wished to see her son on screen but passed away just five days before its release.

Munna Bhai MBBS, was a hit and a huge success in 2003 with a colorful and humorous storyline that tugged at the heartstrings of the audience with its distinct and unique characters.

Made paper bags in prison, for which he was paid a princely sum of β‚Ή50. To get through the difficult times that he faced in prison, he worked out taking care of his body and became a radio jockey in prison delighted, engaging the prisoners with filmy stories and dialogues.

Once asleep for a whole two days high on drugs, then it did sink in for him how badly he needed a rescue from his heavy use of drugs. Sanjay asked his father for help and Sunil Dutt sent him to rehab in the U.S. for a year.

After coming back to acting five of his movies went flop sequentially until he did the movie "Naam" directed by Mahesh Bhatt. Β After marrying Richa Sharma and having a daughter Trishala, together, the couple discovered that Richa had a brain tumor. Dutt and Madhuri Dixit became close during the filming of Saajan. Until Dixit stopped talking to him due to his involvement in the case.

He has also been at the center of attention for the media following his case when he was accused of illegal possession of arms at his home and served five years of prison in Yerwada jail for the same.

His second marriage ended up with a divorce from Rhea Pillai. He married Manyata Dutt in the year 2008 and the couple have a son and a daughter.

Ability Games
Bagpiper
Anti-drug campaign
Thirsty Crow
Haywards
Rotary watches
All Seasons Whiskey Club Soda
Pepsi
FAQ

Ability Games

The company has many games that deal with real money. The company decided as they saw Dutt as poise and honest and can reach out to the wide range of audience considering his fan following and being able to spread the brand's message of making the impossible possible.

Some of the gaming websites owned by Ability Games are pokerlion.com, housieskill.com, rummy24.com, and 11Wickets.com.

Bagpiper

Continuing the legacy of featuring celebrities for endorsements and movie sponsorships. Actors like Jackie Shroff, Ashok Kumar, Sunny Deol, Shahrukh Khan have also been the brand ambassadors for Bagpiper, which has a high brand recall with the tagline "Khoob Jamega Rang Jab Mil Bhaitenge Teen Yaar. Aap, Mein Aur Bagpiper" Sanjay featured in the Bagpipers ad campaign in the year 2005.

Anti-drug campaign

In 2018, Sanjay Dutt agreed to be the brand ambassador for the Anti-drug campaign for five different states of India and two Union territories. Namely Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Punjab and Haryana, Union territories of Chandigarh and Delhi.

After having a chat with the Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat, to whom he said he was happy to offer his support as he struggled with the addiction to drugs himself during his initial career journey.


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Thirsty Crow

The food app is available in the two cities, Mumbai and Pune. The food and drinks delivery app made Sanjay Dutt the face of their brand. The app provides the advantage of live tracking and the option to get your food delivered to you from your neighborhood restaurants and wine shops.

Ajay Arora the CEO has informed that Sanjay Dutt will be featured in both the online and offline campaigns. The app stands out in the market, being the only one that enables the consumers to order alcohol with KYC along with practicing safety.

Haywards

This problematic campaign went viral for Haywards 5000 soda. And people immediately called out Sanjay, who was the face of the campaign, for his misogynist comments. And giving a boost to toxic masculinity.

Sanjay Dutt talked about manning up and asking men to not wear clothes of the color pink, shorts and indulging in self-care, like visiting salons. Revolving around the theme of "Mardangiri" sending out the wrong message. The campaign was taken down later.

Rotary watches

In this ad Sanjay talks about the beliefs that the brand holds for him for the campaign "Legacy" with the main focus on the tagline "Rotary watches, be a part of a legacy" that talks about when there are times Sanjay is reminded of the love and affection he gets, humbles him. And cherishes the timeless memories of the heritage that he belongs to. Manyata Dutt, his wife, also appears with him in the T.V. ad.

All Seasons Whiskey Club Soda

The ad starts with a woman talking on the phone spying on Dutt, assuring her that she will get her. Where she steals his bottle of the All Seasons Whiskey and goes off into a club. Sanjay Dutt follows her in later and finds himself in the club, where it's showtime and people are walking on the ramp walk. He walks smoothly on stage, being the center of attention, and gets his bottle back. The tagline following "I am a man of All Seasons"


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Pepsi

This Pepsi ad stars along with Ranbir Kapoor and Jacqueline Fernandes with Sanjay Dutt. The ad has a fantasy game type of setting with Sanjay Dutt playing the role of the king, sitting on a throne with Fernandes being his queen.

With Ranbir Kapoor coming into view to steal his bottle of Pepsi, that he does, dodging several tasks and by the end as well as his queen. The ad campaign is "The game of Pepsi Ranbir Kapoor vs Sanjay Dutt"

FAQ

What is the net worth of Sanjay Dutt?

The net worth of Sanjay Dutt is $30 million as of 2020.

What is the age of Sanjay Dutt?

Sanjay Dutt was born on July 1959 and is 62 years old.

Who is Sanjay Dutt's Wife?

Sanjay Dutt's wife is Manyata Dutt.

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