Sanjay Leela Bhansali, award-winning director’s upcoming ‘Padmavati‘ movie will be released on 17th November 2017 in India. The historic movie will once again star Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, the co-stars recreated magic once again, as seen in ‘Bajirao Mastani’, 2015 epic historical romance film.
Deepika will play the role of Rani Padmini while Ranveer is cast to play Alauddin Khilji, ruler of Delhi Sultanate during the 14th Century. The plot of the movie is based on Khilji’s attack on Chittor Fort, the capital of Mewar to obtain Ratan Singh’s beautiful wife, Rani Padmini. Khilji won the battle but Padmini committed Jauhar(self-immolation) to avoid enslavement.
Apart from Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh as the lead role, the movie also stars Shahid Kapoor as Rawal Ratan Singh, Sonu Sood, Jim Sarbh and Aditi Rao Hydari as Kamala Devi. Priyanka Chopra also plays a cameo role in the movie.
It’s jointly produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures. It’s written by Prakash Kapadia, Aas Mohammad Abbasi and Leela Bhansali, who is also the music director and screenplay writer of the movie.
Deepika has filmed in ‘Ghoomar’ song, depicting traditional Rajput folk dance. While Shreya Ghoshal will be singing four songs, the Thumri song has been sung by Lata Mangeshkar(rumors).
Bajirao Mastani surpassed ₹350 crores box office collection and with ‘Padmavati movie’, Sanjay eye’s ₹500 crore. There is no doubt that the movie will receive many awards and just like Bajirao, Ranveer Singh might be looking for his second best actor award. For Deepika Padukone, it just another achievement to a career which has already produced great movies.
Padmavati Release Date
The Padmavati movie will hit the box office on 17th November 2017 in India.