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Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood's very own 'Khalnayak' Sanjay Dutt on Wednesday turned 56. He will be celebrating his birthday with fellow prisoners in the Yerwada jail, however, his wife Manyata is likely to join him in the prison. Here we take a look at his life in pictures.

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 29 July 2015, 01:30:28 PM
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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He was even clicked asking forgiveness for his mistakes in the past. Even after receiving immense support he had to go to jail to serve his punishment.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Bollywood’s very own Khalnayak Sanjay Dutt turned 56 on Wednesday. He is the son of veteran actors Sunil Dutt and Nargis.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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He is married to Manyata Dutta and have two kids (twins).
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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He also has a daughter Trishala from his first wife Richa Dutt.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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The versatile actor has also tried his hands at politics when he became a part f Samajwadi Party.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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His troubles began when arms were recovered from him by Mumbai Police after the 1993 Mumbai blasts.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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In 2014, he was sentenced to 3 years jail in 1993 Mumbai blasts case. Here he is sharing an emotional moment with his sister Manyata Dutt.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Friends of many, Sanjay Dutt was last seen in PK in a small role with Perfectionist Aamir Khan. Let us take a look at his other iconic roles in past.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Sanjay Dutt was even lauded for his villainous character in 'Agneepath'.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Sanjay Dutt played a clownish cop in Chatur Singh Two Star and his dressing sense was as bad as it could get.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Plan: Them Sanjay also played an underworld don for the 9th time in his career
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt were seen together flaunting their 'bromance' in 'Chal Mere Bhai'.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Unlike his other roles, Sanjay played a good man's role in Khoobsurat.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Vaastav brought Sanjay Dutt his first Filmfare Award in 1999.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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Khalnayak proved to be one of his early milestones in the film industry. He continued earning rave reviews for films like Sadak, Naam and Vidhaata in the early 90s.
Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

Bollywood 'Khalnayak' turns 56!

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With Rocky in 1981, Sanjay made his grand debut in the film industry but before his movie career could take a flight, he lost his mother to cancer just three days before the movie's release.