Bollywood has its own share of historical epics and is now witting for another. Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who has made blockbusters movies like Raam-Leela, BajiRao Mastani, and Black, is ready for his upcoming project Padmavati, starring Deepika Padukone as the female lead!
Deepika was his Leela and Mastani in previous two movies, and she is also going to play the lead character of Rani Padmini, in the forthcoming project, Padmavati, based on a historical legend of India. Deepika will be seen in this highly go-getting project ‘alongside Ranveer Singh.
Who Spilled the News?
When the rumors regarding the perplexity of Mr. Bhansali between Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone for this role was already hitting the B-town, but he finally ended up by finalizing Deepika for this character. After much upheaval and so many gossips, at last, it is confirmed that Mastani Deepika will play the role of the queen in the movie.
This news was spilled by Shreyas Puranik, the musician of SLB projects on his twitter account. He has posted on twitter revealing the fact that; Miss Padukone will be seen playing the character of Queen Padmini. This confirmed fact had brought joy to Deepika fans to see their favorite actress on the silver screen again with a big project.
Top 6 Facts about the Movie
- The movie “Padmavati” is the upcoming grand project of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the leading director of Bollywood.
- After giving two biggest blockbusters with Ranveer and Deepika, this time, Mr. Bhansali is again all set to start up his next major project, Padmavati.
- The Movie is based on a historical biopic of Queen Padmini, which is going to be played by Deepika Padukone.
- Moreover, according to the B-town gossip, the male lead of the movie will be played by the on-screen and off-screen partner of Deepika, The great BajiRao, Ranveer Singh.
- The film will start its shooting in September, with an amplified shooting plan crosswise over India. Mr. Bhansali also has chosen some exotic places of India to shoot this classic film.
- The movie is said to be released on the silver screen on 15th December 2017.