Vidya Balan played the role of the elder sister of Jessica Lal in the film No One Killed Jessica which was based on this crime. Talking to a news portal, the actress said that she hopes that he has turned a new leaf. She hopes that all the jail in time has changed him. The actress further said that is the point of being in prison, that you reform.
The film No One Killed Jessica directed by Raj Kumar Gupta showed the struggle of Sabrina, Jessica’s sister, to get justice. In 1999, Manu Sharma shot dead Jessica Lal who refused to serve him liquor. Manu, son of former Union minister Venod Sharma, was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment by the Delhi High Court in December 2006.