Wielding a golden sword, her eyes set on a target, actress Deepika Padukone looks like she is in an attack mode, in the first look of her character Mastani from the forthcoming film Bajirao Mastani. (Also Read: Deepika's 'Raw' Chemistry With Ranveer. It's 'Different' With Ranbir)
The poster, which was unveiled on Sunday, presents Deepika as a warrior:
Bajirao Mastani narrates the love story of Maratha warrior Peshwa Bajirao I, played by Ranveer Singh, and Mastani. Priyanka Chopra plays Bajirao's first wife Kashibai in the Sanjay Leela Bhansali-directed film.
The film opens on December 18, the same time as director Rohit Shetty's Dilwale starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol.