New Delhi: Deepika Padukone’s film Padmaavat turns 3 today. On the occasion, the diva took to her social media handle to share a special video. In the video, she can be seen delivering an emotional speech on her film sets after completing the shoot. She even got emotional and teary-eyed while sharing her experiences.
Captioning the video, Deepika wrote, “3 Years of Padmaavat. Some memories & experiences are difficult to articulate but live in your heart forever. Padmaavat was one such experience. Thank you Sanjay Leela Bhansali for entrusting me with this movie & character of a lifetime… #3yearsofpadmaavat.”
In the video, some best scenes of Deepika from the film can be seen and she can be heard saying that she is grateful to be Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s heroine not once but thrice. Deepika along with Ranveer has also worked in Bhansali’s 2013 film Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela and Bajirao Mastani.
Deepika can be seen saying goodbye during the final day of the shoot and said, “Whatever we have experienced in this one year, you came to the set every day with the same excitement and same enthusiasm and made this dream possible. Thank you so, so much. After Ram-Leela and Bajirao, we all thought what could be bigger than this and how much bigger than this, but it happened. Because of your hard work, You let us do it with so much ease. Thank you so much. I had never ever thought that one day I will become Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s heroine, and not in just one film but three films. It’s a huge achievement. I swear I had never thought that I would ever get to do that.”
Meanwhile, Deepika and Ranveer’s third film with Bhansali Padmaavat had entered the Rs 300 crore club at the box office.
In the film, Deepika essayed the role of Rani Padmavati while Shahid Kapoor played the role of her husband Raja Ratan Singh, and Ranveer was seen in the character of Alauddin Khilji. The film also featured Aditi Rao Hydari and Jim Sarbh in pivotal roles.