Bollywood actress Aditi Rao Hydari recently grabbed the headlines after it was reported that she has been approached for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming magnum opus ‘Padmavati’.
While has neither accepted or denied the reports of her being a part of the periodical drama, Aditi has admitted that, just like any other actor, it is her dream to work with an ace filmmaker like Bhansali.
Singing praises for SLB, Hydari cited him as an amazing director and stated that she had huge repsect for him.
“His work is infectious and passionate. That is what we all live for. To have passion in your work and to be inspired, to be able to respect somebody. I really have that utmost respect for him," Aditi said.
It was reported that Aditi has roped in opposite Ranveer Singh who is playing the role of antagonist Allauddin Khilji in ‘Padmavati’.
Talking about the same, the actress stated that it would be amazing to work with Singh.
“ We started seven years ago with Shaad Ali. We were both jobless then," Aditi recalled.
So far, no official confirmation has been made regarding Aditi’s inclusion in ‘Padmavati’, but if the reports turned out to be true, Bhansali will be having two fresh jodis in his magnum opus, including the lead pair Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor.
While Deepika will play the titular role in ‘Padmavati’, Shahid will essay the role of her husband Raja Rawal Ratan Singh in the movie.
The movie has hit the floors in November and is expected to release in December 2017.
(With IANS Inputs)