Deepika Padukone said she won't be attending the Cannes Film Festival this year as she is busy filming for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati
Deepika is currently filming Sanjay Leela Bhansali's period film Padmavati
Padmavati Set Attacked: No injuries have been reported and Mr Bhansali is safe. Kolhapur police say that between 10 and 20 people vandalized the set last night and set fire to the props
A minister said Padmavati will not be released in Rajasthan unless it is shown to the Rajput community leaders first
The set of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmavati in Kolhapur, Maharashtra, was attacked and set on fire an unidentified group who oppose the film. Props and costumes have been damaged and the fire was reportedly doused early this morning. No injuries have been reported and Mr Bhansali is safe. Kolhapur police say that between 10 and 20 people vandalized the set last night and set fire to the props. Cans and cars parked at the location were pelted with stones. No case has been registered yet.
Shahid Kapoor who stars in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati said: "Now is not a good time. I just feel the film should get completed. People should see the film and judge it for what it is."
Strongly condemning the vandalism and assault on the sets of his film "Padmavati" in Jaipur, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali today said the incident was "uncalled for" and extremely damaging to the image of the beautiful city.
Katrina Kaif's Tiger Zinda Hai with Salman Khan and Deepika Padukoneâs Padmavati are all set for a box office clash on Christmas 2017. Deepika's film also stars Ranveer Singh and is directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.