Padmavati, starring Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh, first look (poster) was released today it grabbed eyeballs with its magnificence and grandeur. The dazzling avatar of Deepika Padukone, the spectacularly shining jewellery or the dark regal attire made a big statement. The big statement was nothing short of a warning for all and that is, it may well turn out a huge BO success and might even beat the tremendously successful Bajirao Mastani. It is needless to say that the movie is one of the year’s most anticipated ones and that too for more than just one reason. According to Firstpost, the initial budget of the movie was Rs 160 crore and it was later said that an additional Rs 40 crore would be added to give the movie a touch of SS Rajamouli directed Bahubaali type razzle and dazzle. If the initial hype, star power is to be considered, the movie on the opening day should earn in the proximity of Rs 20 crore, according to reports.
What will add to the collections is that Team Padmavati has chosen a very innovative way of promoting the movie so as to ensure it turns into a really irresistible eyeball grabber. For instance, the lead actors on the release of the poster today chose a royal way of revealing it. Deepika’s co-star in the film, Shahid tweeted the poster saying, ” चित्तोड़ की महारानी, शौर्य और सौंदर्य का प्रतीक. रानीपद्मावती #Padmavati @FilmPadmavati @deepikapadukone @RanveerOfficial.” Even Deepika unraveling the poster wrote on Twitter, ” देवी स्थापना के शुभ अवसर पर मिलिए रानी पद्मावती से #Padmavati @FilmPadmavati.” Following the poster release, Twitter and Facebook posts were shared by celebrities and fans with equal fervour. On Wednesday, the logo of the film was launched on Twitter for the first time. Surely, many other innovative promos are in the offing.
— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) September 21, 2017
After revealing Deepika’s look as Rani Padmavati today, the excitement and curiosity around Ranveer Singh donning the look of Alauddin Khilji and Shahid essaying the role of Rawal Ratan Singh has increased to a great extent. The film is all set to release on December 1 this year.