Versatile director Sanjay Leela Bhansali is known for his traditional narration and lavish sets in his films. He opts out to direct films that are brought out from history and he gets inspired from the personalities who created history in the past. After scoring many blockbusters, he tested his luck with his magnum opus titled Bajirao Mastani starring Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles.
The movie has been well accepted all over the globe and Bajirao Mastani received the National award as the Best Film of 2015. The versatile director has been working on several scripts and he even narrated them to actors Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Ranveer Singh. Though nothing has been finalized, sources revealed that the actor is currently busy with his next movie which is gearing up for shoot soon.
The movie has been titled as Padmavati and Sanjay Leela Bhansali is busy giving final touches for the script. The movie is about Alauddin Khilji and his dynasty who happened to be the second emperor of the Khilji dynasty. Padmavati reveals about the love story of Alauddin for the Queen on Mewar named Padmavati.Sanjay Leela Bhansali is working on the script and the regular shoot of Padmavati will start during the end of this year. Prakash Kapadia is working on the script along with the director.
Padmavati will be made on a budget of Rs 150 crores and Sanjay Leela Bhansali Films will produce the movie along with Eros International. Padmavati will complete shoot and will hit the screens on December 15th 2017.