Mumbai: Superstar Shahrukh Khan praised Ranveer Singh, for his power-packed performance in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus ‘Padmaavat’ and said that Ranveer is now Delhi Sultan Alauddin Khilji for him.
Ranveer is receiving a lot of appreciation from critics and the audience as well and the latest to join the list is King Khan.
Recently, Ranveer asked SRK if he has watched Padmaavat yet. He asked the question during superstar’s #Ask SRK session on Twitter. Ranveer tweeted, ‘’ Hi Bhai! Anxious for you to see Padmaavat! #AskSRK.’’
King Khan, who is currently busy shooting for Aanand L Rai’s upcoming film ‘Zero’, replied, “So sorry did not realise it was you, because now you are Khilji for me. Bahut acchhi picture hai bhai (It is a very good film)..I saw it and loved it.”
The film is based on 16th century poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi’s poem “Padmavat”. It also stars Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor. Despite all the controversies it was involved in, the film has lived up to the everyone’s expectations.