Shah Rukh Khan loved Ranveer’s portrayal of Alauddin Khilji


MUMBAI: Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s much-awaited film ‘Padmaavat’ has lived up to the everyone’s expectations. The end product despite all the controversies it was involved in, seems all worth it. The film has been highly appreciated and loved by all. Not just the fans, but B-town too is smitten by the visual grandeur showcased in the film.

The Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor starrer has broken a number of box-office records as it continues to win hearts the world over. With Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and many more celebs singing praises of the director and the actors, there’s another celeb who recently joined the club. Shah Rukh Khan watched the film and “loved it.”

According to Times of India, on being asked by Ranveer on Twitter if he watched the film, Shah Rukh replied, “So sorry didn’t realise it was you, ’cause now you are Khilji for me. Bahut acchhi picture hai Bhai... I saw it and loved it.”

Seems like Ranveer’s act as the barbaric Sultan has won hearts of any and every person who watched the film.

Meanwhile, captivated by Bhansali’s art of creating a grandeur visual experience, Karan Johar made it a point to laud the director and his film starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor in the lead roles.

Karan’s alleged cold war with Bhansali also couldn’t come in the way of him appreciating the masterpiece. The filmmaker tweeted, “Huge Congratulations to the magnificent team of #Padmaavat! The maestro Sanjay Leela Bhansali! The magical trio @deepikapadukone @shahidkapoor and @RanveerOfficial! A bonafide BLOCKBUSTER!! A validation of conviction and passion!”