Padmavati


Padmavati is an Indian epic period drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. It features Deepika Padukone in the title role as Queen Padmavati, along Shahid Kapur as Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as Emperor Alauddin Khilji. The film also features Aditi Rao Hydari, Raza Murad and Jum Sarbh in supporting role. The film is produced jointly by Viacom 18 Motion Pictures and Bhansali Productions. The movie is based on the epic poem Padmavat (1540) by Mohammad Jayasi. The films music is scored by Sanchit Balhara. The cinematography is done by Sudeep Chatterjee and edited by Jayanth Jadhar and Akiv Ali.

The film was initially scheduled for release on 1 December 2017. But the release was delayed due to numerous controversies. As of now, the release is stalled by the Central Board of Film Certification forcing new cuts.







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Have had to wait longer to get career milestones: Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Feb 02,2018   6:28 pm
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, happy and content to receive a positive response from the audience for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat", says that with each film, he has had to wait much longer than many of his contemporaries to achieve milestones in his career. But he chose to maximize his space with a skilled performance. View More..

No sane person today would endorse Jauhar: Deepika Padukone

    Updated On : Feb 02,2018   5:16 pm
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The pomp and visual artistry of the climax Jauhar scene in "Padmaavat" has allured some and repulsed some. But actress Deepika Padukone, overwhelmed by the praise over her splendid performance in the epic drama, says critics should not pull a scene out of context as no sane person in the present day would endorse an act of self-immolation. View More..

Google celebrates Malayalam author Kamala Das

    Updated On : Feb 01,2018   3:32 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 1 (IANS) Nine years after her death, popular author and poetess Kamala Das alias Madhavikutty continues to be in the news. Google on Thursday dedicated a Doodle to celebrate her life and work. View More..

Can focus on other projects now: Shahid post 'Padmaavat' release

    Updated On : Jan 29,2018   6:34 pm
Mumbai, Jan 29 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor's much talked about film "Padmaavat" released last week and the actor says that now that the film is out of his system, he can focus on other projects. View More..

Felt reduced to a vagina only: Swara on 'Padmaavat'

    Updated On : Jan 28,2018   5:36 pm
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Actress Swara Bhasker has, in a scathing comment on "Padmaavat", said she felt like a "vagina only" after watching the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial. However, some film fraternity members dismissed it as a "feminist debate". View More..

My parents brimmed with pride on watching 'Padmaavat': Deepika

    Updated On : Jan 28,2018   1:34 pm
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone, who faced threats over "Padmaavat", says she remained confident throughout the row due to the upbringing she got from her parents, who were full of pride after watching the movie. View More..

Felt reduced to a vagina only: Swara on 'Padmaavat'

    Updated On : Jan 28,2018   11:58 am
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Actress Swara Bhasker has, in a scathing comment on "Padmaavat", said she felt like a "vagina only" after watching the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial. View More..

Deep-rooted political conspiracy behind 'Padmaavat' protests: Benegal

    Updated On : Jan 26,2018   10:28 am
Mumbai, Jan 26 (IANS) The amazingly prolific and fearless Shyam Benegal definitely sees a deep-rooted political conspiracy in what is happening to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat". View More..

Deepika says 'yes' to being paid more than Ranveer, Shahid

    Updated On : Jan 25,2018   7:06 pm
Mumbai, Jan 25 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone said "yes" when asked if she was paid more than co-stars Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor for the controversial film "Padmaavat". View More..

'Padmaavat' gets dramatic release amid tension (Roundup)

    Updated On : Jan 25,2018   6:56 pm
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Bollywood film "Padmaavat" on Thursday released in over 4,000 screens across India -- barring some states -- amid high security and tension, after months of protests by some Rajput outfits in an attempt to deter the tale of Rajput pride, honour and sacrifice from releasing. View More..

'Padmaavat' released in Telugu states amid tight security

    Updated On : Jan 25,2018   1:14 pm
Hyderabad, Jan 25 (IANS) The screening of controversial film "Padmaavat" began in theatres across Telangana and Andhra Pradesh amid tight security on Thursday. View More..

Rahul critcises BJP, Digvijay slams 'Padmaavat'

    Updated On : Jan 25,2018   1:08 pm
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) On the day film "Padmaavat" hit the screens and hours after Congress President Rahul Gandhi condemned the violence surrounding its release, party General Secretary Digvijay Singh joined the protesters and said "such films should not be made". View More..

SC to hear plea for deletion of some 'Padmaavat' scenes

    Updated On : Jan 24,2018   8:58 pm
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court will hear on January 29 a plea by a lawyer seeking the deletion of some of the scenes of controversial film "Padmaavat" which is set to release on Thursday. View More..

Jauhar scene by far my most special, challenging: Deepika

    Updated On : Jan 24,2018   7:16 pm
Mumbai, Jan 24 (IANS) A day before the release of "Padmaavat", Bollywood star Deepika Padukone said shooting the 'Jauhar' (self-immolation) scene for the epic drama has been her most special and challenging moment as an actor. View More..

Kejriwal slams government over anti-'Padmaavat' protests, says bad for investments

    Updated On : Jan 24,2018   3:26 pm
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday raised questions over the inability of the state and central governments in ensuring the safe release of controversial movie "Padmaavat" amid violent protests by a Rajput group. View More..

Padmaavat: A breathtaking homage to valour of Rajputs (Movie Review: Rating *****`)

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   11:57 pm
Padmaavat: Starring, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor, Aditi Rao, Jim Sarbh: Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali View More..

Not ready to watch Padmaavat's special screening: Karni Sena chief

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   11:36 pm
Jaipur, Jan 23 (IANS) Shri Rajput Karni Sena chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi on Tuesday strongly denied reports that the orgasisation leadership is ready to watch 'Padmaavat' at a special screening. View More..

'Padmaavat': A visual treat sans a soul (IANS Review, Rating: ***) (Lead correcting headline)

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   11:24 pm
Film: "Padmaavat"; Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali; Cast: Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor, Jim Sarbh, Aayam Mehta, Ujjwal Chopra, Raja Murad, Aditi Rao Hydari; Rating: *** View More..

'Padmaavat': A visual threat sans a soul (IANS Review, Rating: ***)

    Updated On : Jan 23,2018   11:12 pm
Film: "Padmaavat"; Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali; Cast: Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor, Jim Sarbh, Aayam Mehta, Ujjwal Chopra, Raja Murad, Aditi Rao Hydari; Rating: *** View More..

Haryana mall attack may be linked to 'Padmaavat': Police

    Updated On : Jan 22,2018   9:04 pm
Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) The Haryana Police on Monday registered a case and started an investigation into an attack on a portion of the Kessal Mall in Haryana's Kurukshetra town, around 100 km from here. The attack is being linked to the screening of the controversial film "Padmaavat". View More..