I feel lucky to work with Sanjay Leela Bhansali- Shahid Kapoor
Shahid Kapoor is very happy and excited for his new project Padmavati. Though he is currently on paternity leave, he will soon join Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh for the shoot of Padmavati. When asked by one of the Indian media about the mopvie Padmavati, He said, ‘I am more than happy to be part of the movie. Working with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s movie is obviously a very good opportunity for me’. He also said that he so much liked Bhansali’s movie ‘Bajirao Mastani that he couldn’t stop himself from praising his heart out. He was always willing to work with him and finally he got to work. The initial parts of the movie will be shoot in Mehbb studio.
Padmavati is the story of Rani Padmini who was the second wife of Raja Ratan Singh of Mewar and how her beauty made an infatuated Muslim King Alauddin Khilji unleash war on the Rajputs to capture Padmini. Deepika essays the role of Padmani aka Padmavati while Shahid and Ranveer play Raja Ratan Singh and Alauddin Khilji respectively.