Padmaavat has seen its shares of ups and down, initially it had to release on 1 December 2017, Padmavaat release was indefinitely delayed due to numerous controversies. The rumor was that there is a dream sequence between Rani Padmavati and Alauddin Khilji. The movie featuring Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, and Ranveer Singh starring movie has won the hearts of audience and critics alike. The movie already earned 150-crore within a week of its release at the box office and showing no time to slow down.
The movie boasts of beautiful sets of the film and the mind-blowing acting by the leading star cast. Shahid Kapoor essayed the role of Maharawal Ratan Singh, while Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmavati and Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji.
Shahid Kapoor wife Mira Rajput while back on Koffee With Karan had said that she is looking forward is very excited about her husband project and its Padmaavat. Post the special screening of the movie the Mira Rajput was quoted saying that, “I think the film is an homage to the Rajput culture and tradition. I am extremely proud to see Shahid essay that role and do so much justice and more to it. Watching Shahid on-screen has been a visual treat. I really feel, without any biases, that he is the best thing in the film.”
Mira Was all praise for her husband splendid performance in the historical drama. Yesterday the adorable couple was showstopper for Anita Dongre at the Lakme Fashion Week and stole the show. The actress was asked to review her husband performance in the movie and was quoted saying that, “The audience has already judged the movie. It’s beautiful- a visual treat. It’s one of his career-best performances. It is very difficult to play a character when you don’t have the support of many words. I think that’s when your acting talent and your acting skill really must shine through and I think Shahid has done that with so much ease. You can see that on-screen and I am just so proud of him.”
On the work front, the Shahid Kapoor will next be seen in BATTI GUL METER CHALU and will be directed by Director Shree Narayan Singh’s. The movie also featured Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam. The movie is all set to start shooting on February 9 in Uttarakhand. If sources are to believe the said project will the film addresses the issue of electricity bills. The producer Prerna Arora during interaction with Mumbai Mirror was quoted saying that “Shahid plays a young local boy from Uttarakhand who is a diehard romantic. The costume designer duo has been working with artisans in villages of the North Indian state and sourcing fabrics locally to ensure authenticity. Shahid will be wearing lots of bright sweaters and jackets since the story unfolds in winter.”
The comedy-drama will be shot across Haridwar, Rishikesh, Tehri, Mussoorie, and Nainital.