Shahid Kapoor bagged Padmavati much later after Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone were signed for it. But the addition of him in the cast took the interest levels for the film to a new level. When the first look featuring Shahid Kapoor was unveiled, it impressed one and all. After all, the actor looked quite different from his previous film looks. And more importantly, he looked authentic as Maharawal Ratan Singh.
Padmavati is directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and tells the story of the beautiful Queen Padmavati and how Alauddin Khilji attempted to attack her kingdom and take her as his wife. It’s all set to release on December 1.
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