Bengaluru: Hombale Films has released the first look of Sanjay Dutt in the much awaited movie KGF-2. The first look was released on the birthday of Munna Bhai actor Dutt, who turned 60 today (July 29).

With this the news of Dutt being part of the big budget movie KGF-2 has been confirmed.

Hombale films had tweeted, "Presenting #MotherOfAllCollisions @duttsanjay as #Adheera. Wishing you a very Happy Birthday Sir. #SanjayDuttAsAdheera in #KGFChapter2 (sic)."


Dutt will play the villain in the gangster-based Yash starrer movie KGF-2. Till recently, Bollywood actors Dutt and Raveena Tondon being approached for important roles in the sequel of the most successful movie of last year KGF  was being considered as unconfirmed news.

But now Dutt's role in the movie has been confirmed with the first look and Twitterati are going gaga over it.

Expressing his happiness, Dutt replied to the tweet from Hombale Films and wrote, "Thank you. Truly happy and excited to be a part of #KGF as #Adheera @TheNameIsYash #KGFChapter2 (sic)."


However, it is not sure if Raveena will be in the movie yet.

Earlier, on July 26, Hombale Films had tweeted, "Unveiling #Adheera from #KGFChapter2 on July 29th at 10 AM. Stay tuned to know who is Adheera (sic).”

Directed by Prashanth Neil, KGF-2 stars Yash, Srinidhi Shetty, Anant Nag, Achyut Kumar, Ravishankar among other prominent actors. The star cast is believed to get larger with Bollywood prominent actors across the country being approached for vital roles in the movie.

The release date for the movie is not set yet. The movie will release in Kannada and four other languages Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam.