Deepika plays the titular role of Padmavati, the wife of the king of Chittor. The role of her husband is played by Shahid Kapoor, while Ranveer Singh plays Sultan Alauddin Khilji. Photograph:( Twitter )
The trailer of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati" was released Monday at sharp 1:03 pm.
1:03 pm, on the 24-hour clock, is written as 1303 pm.
The trailer was released on the said time because 1303 AD was the year Chittorgarh was put to siege by Sultan Alauddin Khilji.
Watch trailer below:
The movie -- starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh in lead roles -- will release on December 1.
Aditi Rao Hydari reportedly plays an important role too.
Deepika plays the titular role of Padmavati, the wife of the king of Chittor.
The role of the king, Raja Rawal Ratan Singh, is played by Shahid Kapoor.
Ranveer Singh plays Alauddin Khilji.