After Rani Padmavati, Deepika Padukone to play Rani Roopmati

Bollywood Features
2 min readMay 26, 2021

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Indian director, producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali who is known for his work in Hindi cinema has bound with Padmaavat actress to play the role of Rani Roopmati in his next ambitious project Baiju Bawra.

Baiju Bawra will be musical romantic drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The movie has five main character Baiju, Gauri, Tansen, Akbar and Rani Roopmati. The other lead cast is not yet confirmed. Sanjay Leela Bhansali is obviously expected to cast big names for these roles. The story of Queen Roopmati has been adapted into several films in India portraying Rani Roopmati as a dacoit.

The duo has done multiple projects together like Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, Bajirao Mastani, and Padmavat. Baiju Bawra will mark their fourth collaboration. Bhansali is coming up with crime film Gangubai Kathiawadi which stars Alia Bhatt as Gangubai. The Movie is based on Hussain Zaidi’s book Mafia Queens of Mumbai and is scheduled for release on 30 July 2021.

Meanwhile, Deepika Padukone will soon start the shooting of The Intern with Amitabh Bachchan. Deepika and Big B are seen sharing screen space once again after Piku. Actress shared the poster on Twitter and wrote, “What an absolute honour to be collaborating with one of my most special co-star again!💛 Welcoming @amitabhbachchan to the Indian adaptation of #TheIntern.”

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Deepika will also be seen in the Kabir Khan’s 83 starring Ranveer Singh. Deepika will be seen in the character of Kapil Dev’s wife Romi Bhatia. Apart from this, Deepika will once again be seen in the film Pathan with Shah Rukh Khan.

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