The crew of Padmavati finds Ranveer dressed as Alauddin Khilji to be quite intimidating and "stay away" from the 31-year-old actor till shoot is over
Padmavati Controversy: Javed Akhtar tweeted that Alauddin Khilji was not a Mughal ruler and that, like another popular romance of legend, the Padmini-Alauddin episode should be treated as fiction rather than fact
Ranveer Singh plays the role of Alauddin Khilji in Padmavati and says he is yet to understand his layered and complex character
The period drama stars Deepika Padukone in the lead role of Rajput queen Padmavati and features Shahid Kapoor as Raja Ratan Singh. Ranveer Singh is essaying the role of Alauddin Khilji, the medieval-era Delhi sultan, who falls in love with Padmavati
Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali has rubbished all rumours and reports about a romantic sequence between Rani Padmavati and invader Alauddin Khilji in his upcoming film Padmavati, which stars Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh and is scheduled to release on December 1.