It is truly a great time for cinema as once in every 50 years does a film of this caliber come from India.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali is happy to introduce to the audience his longstanding dream, Bajirao Mastani, starring Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone & Priyanka Chopra among others.
After piquing audience curiosity with the teaser and two spectacular songs (‘Deewani Mastani’ and ‘Pinga’) from the film, the filmmaker is all set to unleash his signature grandeur of Indian glory.
Eros International and Sanjay Leela Bhansali today launched the trailer of the magnum opus, at a popular suburban multiplex. The trailer was received with an overwhelming response, as the audience and fans were completely arrested and spellbound by it.
On the occasion said Sanjay Leela Bhansali, “Bajirao Mastani has been a story I have been yearning to tell .I have lived with it for several years and finally after a decade I this dream is being realized . Bajirao Mastani is a very intense love story …the dilemma of a man in love. Making this film has given me immense joy.”
Adds Sunil Lulla, Eros International, “It has been an honor and privilege to partner with Sanjay Leela Bhansali on this film. Bajirao Mastani has the potential of being remembered as a cult. The film promises to move you and leave you spell bound”.
Said Ranveer Singh, “Bajirao Mastani is an once-in-a-lifetime film. Mr. Bhansali has taken me through layers of emotions, which I did not even know existed in me as an actor”.
Added Deepika Padukone, “This film is definitely the toughest of my career. To play the legendary Mastani was such a dream and Sanjay sir knew exactly how he wanted me to play it. He is a director who pushes you and helps you discover something within yourself that you didn’t know existed”.
As a special surprise to the audience, Priyanka Chopra who is currently shooting for her hit international tv show in Montreal, joined the launch via live video conferencing.
Said Priyanka Chopra, “For me the film is poetry in motion. It is beautiful. Usually characters do not affect me but this film has. There is so much emotional turmoil. It is definitely a milestone in my life”.
Eros International & Bhansali Production’s Bajirao Mastani directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali starring Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra,Milind Soman and Tanvi Azmi among others will release on 18th December, 2015.