The trailer which crossed 150k views in less than two hours, showcases the three central characters of the film- Rani Padmini (Deepika Padukone), Rawal Ratan Singh (Shahid Kapoor) and Alauddin Khilji (Ranveer Singh). Later, when the first look poster of Padmavati released on social media, some members of the outfit burned those posters.
The Direction- Sanjay Leela Bhansali once again sits on the director's chair and he again gives his great vision to a historical epic in a powerful fashion.
This year's highly awaited "Padmavati" trailer was unveiled on Monday and the first introduction to 2017's much awaited historic drama unfolds with a majestic appearance of film's leading lady Deepika Padukone. The trailer screams of grandness on every scale.The attention to detail is something that Bhansali always takes care of and the characters and the setting of the story look authentic. It is Deepika who plays the titular role of Padmavati, a queen so handsome - says legend - that you could see betel juice in her throat when she ate paan.More news: Controversial Catalan referendum threatens Spanish unity
Ranveer Singh as Sultan Alauddin Khilji in "Padmavati". In fact the trailer of Padmavati looks a lot like part 2 of Bajirao Mastani. While Deepika and Shahid share an extremely strong chemistry on-screen in the trailer, Ranveer takes the cake with his nearly Khal Drogo inspired Alauddin Khilji. The looks of the cast members have piqued everyone's interest from the average movie buff to Ranbir Kapoor to Karan Johar.
However, the movie "Padmavati" is based on the 14th century. Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji, is seen unleashing his cruel side.
Padmavati also stars Aditi Rao Hydari and Jim Sarbh. He marches to Chittor from Delhi to see her, and upon seeing her, is instantly smitten by her.More news: Joe Girardi: "I screwed up" by not challenging HBP call
Judging from its trailer, the latest Sanjay Leela Bhansali film promises to be a visual treat.
Padmavati is slated for a December 1 release and has seemingly infused enough intrigue and inquisitiveness in the minds of the audience to expect a good opening.More news: Did Netflix choose a ideal time to hike subscription costs?