In one picture, he can be seen wearing a gold embellished crown while staring at his reflection in a mirror. He looks menacing as the Sultan with an unmistakable huge scar under his left eye.
In "Padmavati", Deepika plays Rani Padmavati while Shahid plays her husband, Raja Rawal Ratan Singh. Ranveer Singh, who plays Alauddin Khilji, will be seen in a dark role on the silver screen for the first time.
The upcoming Indian period drama has been jointly produced by Bhansali Productions and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures and will release on December 1.