Published: Mon, September 25, 2017
Culture | By Stewart Greene

Shahid as Queen Padmavati's husband Ratan Singh

Shahid as Queen Padmavati's husband Ratan Singh

Shahid, who plays the role of King of Chittor and Rani Padmini's husband Maharawal Ratan Singh, looks intense and royal with a heavy beard in the picture.

Two days after Padmavati posters featuring Deepika as Rani Padmini were released, an outfit of the Rajput community Shri Rajput Karni Sena burnt the posters of the film outside Rajmandir Cinema Hall in Jaipur in protest, reported news agency IANS. Which means, the Rajput king, Maha Rawal Ratan Singh, a symbol of courage, strength and respect.

With the makers of "Padmavati" unveiling the awesome and royal looks of both Deepika and Shahid, we now more curious to witness Ranveer Singh's look as Alauddin Khilji in the movie.

Shahid Kapoor shared both the looks early morning on his Twitter handle with a caption that read: Maharawal Ratan Singh sahas, samarthya aur samman ka prateek hai.

The 36-year-old Bollywood actor is killing us with his fierce look and is just as royal as his name.

This is the first time, Shahid is working in a period drama and that too with the magician Sanjay Leela Bhansali His transformation looks fantastic for the role of a warrior and hopeully will erase memories of his last film, "Rangoon". It also required him to maintain a certain physique, for which the actor underwent a diet change that involves consuming a lot of protein.

The movie also stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh and is set to release on December 1.

We bet fans can't wait for the first look of Ranveer Singh!

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