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Making Of Padmavati Took Blood And Sweat And Here Is What You Need To Know

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming film Padmavati is all set to make its big release on December 1, 2017. It has been the talk of the town ever since its making was announced. And, the trailer launch of the film has proved to be an added feather in Bhansali's cap for being able to fetch a massive amount of love and support from the fans. All things considered, there were a lot of controversies and interesting facts that surrounded the making of the film. From costumes to massively transformed locations there have been a lot of things that went unnoticed. Here is some tittle-tattle to serve the dosage of entertainment for you. 

Controversy related to the film.

The film has been facing many issues ever since it was announced. The set of the film in Kanpur was destroyed and vandalised by the members of Rajput Karni Sena because they thought it might hurt the sentiments of the people.

It was also reported that...

The director who has given us films like 'Bajirao Mastani' and 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela' was slapped and assaulted because the protestors felt that certain scenes must be removed from the film and nothing bad should be portrayed regarding Rani Padmavati's character. 

Deepika's costumes were designed by 400 artists.

We all know Deepika in the movie will be seen portraying the role of a Rajput Maharani on the screen. Her outfits for the film were designed by 400 people who worked day and night to bring out the old flavours and textures of royalness in the present era. 

Aditi Rao Hydari will be seen portraying Khalji's wife.

Jim Sarbh and Aditi Rao Hydari are also a part of this big budget film. Jim is portraying the role of Khalji's (Ranveer Singh) sexual partner and slave general Malik Kafur. While Aditi will be seen portraying Khalji's wife Kamla Devi.

Ranveer got injured while shooting.

The actor suffered a head injury while shooting for the climax of the film. He was immediately rushed to the hospital and had got some stitches on his head. 

Government's support to the film.

Amidst all the controversies and problems that the film faced, Smriti Irani ensured that nothing would go wrong for the makers and the government will ensure that no disruptions take place. 

Ranveer had to take psychiatric help to come out of the intense persona of Khalji.

The actor was reported to get so engrossed and attached to his character that he had to take help from a Psychiatrist to come out of the intense persona that he projected on the screen. 

Khalji's look is inspired from... 

Like Aquaman, Like Khalji...The look of Khalji and Aquaman resembles a lot. Considering the hair and moustache. It can be said that Ranveer's look has been inspired from Jason Momoa.  

The incident where Ranveer was slapped 24 times.

There was a scene where veteran actor Raza Murad had to slap Ranveer, the director wanted it to look intense and natural, so Ranveer was slapped 24 times to get that perfect shot. 

The importance of 13:03 PM during the trailer launch.

If historical evidences are to be believed, Khalji (Ranveer Singh) and Maharaja Rawal Ratan Singh (Shahid Kapoor) had fought the final battle in 1303 AD and this is the reason why the makers of the film decided to launch their trailer at 13:03 PM. That's all, people. If you found these facts interesting share them with your friends. You can also drop your feedbacks and suggestions to me at muskan@wittyfeed.com