Reports that Pakistani on-screen character Fawad Khan will play Deepika Padukone’s significant other in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Rani Padmavati appear to be somebody’s illusion of the creative ability.
As indicated by sources close Bhansali, “Fawad was never at any point considered, not to mention offered, Rani Padmavati. He was quickly considered for another undertaking that Sanjay Bhansali was to deliver, however not immediate. Concerning Rani Padmavati two of the three primary cast individuals have as of now been secured. The third is yet to be solidified in. It will be done in the following week…..
While Deepika Padukone will be playing the title role, Ranveer Singh will be cast as the invader Alauddin Khilji who took a fancy to the Rani.
Interestingly Ranveer and Deepika, said to be a couple in real life, do not meet in Bhansali’s film.
As for the Rani Padmavati’s husband’s part, various names keep popping up in the press every day. These include Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan, Shahid Kapoor and now Fawad Khan.
Says the beleaguered director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, “I keep hearing announcements of my own film’s cast. Names that I’ve never considered let alone met are being thrown around. I’ve been busy recording the songs. Now the cast will be finalized and announced soon……