Actor Sanjay Dutt recently shared the poster of his upcoming film, Leo. Dutt debuts in the Tamil film industry with this film. In the poster, a fuming Vijay is seen grabbing Dutt by his throat. The caption reads: “Keep calm and face the devil”. Sharing this poster, Sanjay tweeted #LeoPosterFeast #LeoHindiPoster
Back in 2020, the Bollywood superstar was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. He had resumed work soon after his recovery. The actor has opened up about his cancer battle and said that he was devastated by the news at first but then he prepared himself for the treatment and kept a positive mindset throughout which helped him in the recovery.
Sanjay Dutt looks menacing as the villain in this movie and his fans are already thrilled to see him after a long time. Leo, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj stars Vijay and Trisha as the hero and heroine. Sanjay Dutt is the antagonist here playing the role of Antony Das. The film will be released in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, and English.
The film was initially titled Thalapathy 67 as it is actor Vijay’s 67th film as a hero. Leo, also marketed as Leo: Bloody Sweet is an action-thriller in which the story revolves around a young man (Vijay) who is a chocolate maker. Also starring Arjun Sarja, Gautham Vasudev Menon, Mansoor Ali Khan, and Mysskin, the film is slated to release on October 19, 2023. The music is composed by Anirudh Ravichander and the title track, “Bloody Sweet” has already been released.
The film has been shot across numerous locations in Chennai, Kashmir, and the US. It is one of the most anticipated releases of the year. This film is a part of Lokesh Kanagaraj’s cinematic universe following the superhits Kaithi and Vikram. Currently, the post-production work is going on for Leo.
By Ishita Ganguly