While fans are eagerly waiting to see the sizzling chemistry once again between Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone in Padmavati, it is also a known fact that Alauddin Khilji and Rani Padmini would not have any romantic or intimate scenes in the film. And now we hear that Aditi Rao Hydari will play the role of Khilji’s favourite wife.
Aditi plays the role of Kamala Devi, who becomes Khilji’s favourite begum, after he marries her post conquering Nahrwala when King Rai Karan’s properties fall into the hands of Khilji and so does his wife. In fact, Kamala and Khilji is also said to have daughter named Devalai Devi. It is five years after his marriage to Kamala, does Khilji come across the beautiful Rani Padmini. From what we hear, amidst four choices, Sanjay Leela Bhansali decided to get Aditi on board. This is the first time where the actress will be paired opposite Ranveer.
Besides Ranveer, Padmavati stars Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini and Shahid Kapoor as her husband Maharaja Rawal Ratan Singh. The film is slated to release in December 2017.
Source: Bollywood News original article at Ranveer Singh – Aditi Rao Hydari turn on screen couple for Padmavati