Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Padmavati’ is undoubtedly the most-awaited movie of 2017. Starring Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini, Shahid Kapoor as Rawal Ratan Singh, and Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji, the filmmakers of this epic movie finally dropped the trailer the makers have finally released the trailer, and it looks spectacular. The trailer hit the internet at 13:03, it was chosen at an oddly specific time because the answer lies in history. It was in 1303 that Alauddin Khilji captured the Chittor fort. Padmavati revolves around the invader attacking Chittor because of his wish to capture the beautiful Rani Padmini for himself.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali is known for his magnificent films like ‘Devdas’, ’ Goliyon Ki Raaseleela Ram-Leela’, ‘Black’, and ‘Bajirao Mastani’. With such a grand scale once again, the director seems to have presented a visual masterpiece once again with ‘Padmavati’, which is quite evident from the majestic historical setting and spectacular battle scenes. The trio has immersed themselves thoroughly in their characters in the upcoming film; Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor embody royalty and Rajput pride. But the show-stealer is Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji, whose menacing eyes convince you that he is the face of barbarism.
The film set to release on 1 December marks Bhansali’s third collaboration with Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone while Shahid Kapoor enjoys his first outing with the able director.