Padmavati aka Rani Padmini is most important role of this movie because as title suggest this story of Padmavati movie based on life of Rani Padmini which is played by Deepika Padukone one of the highest paid actress of Bollywood and who is always impress with her looks and acting which makes her perfect for this role, Padmini was a queen of 14th century time when there was most of ruler are king so she was main part of padmavat and reason why she really famous that time was her beauty as she is really beautiful princess blessed to Singhal kingdom of Sri lanka, she is daughter of Ratan Sen Ruler of Singhal kingdom, during some quest Rajput of Chittor Rawan Ratan singh heard about Singhal Queen and after meeting her she marry with Rawal Ratan singh as shifted to Chittor and started living regular life as wife of Rajput and also involve in kingdom activity so she can help him to protect his kingdom from Sultans and other Kingdom this is about story of Padmavati in Padmavat history, as per news from during Padmavati shoot Deepika Padukone is injured during some war scene which makes delay of shoot and also causes some loss as this movie very high budget and also require high maintenance to set which is really costly so director of Padmavati Sanjay Leela Bhansali has some problem with deepika padukone which was sorted afterword and Deepika will continue shooting for Padmavati as there is huge pressure because movie is expected release end of this year and team already announced expected release date of 17 November 2017 so till now poster must be released but because shoot delay it also not done yet.
Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji
One of greatest and important character of this movie because and no other can play this role as awesome as Ranveer singh so he is perfect choice for this as we know chemistry between Deepika Padukone and Ranveer singh which is really realistic because they are real life couple also and per previous record when they together in Bajirao Mastani and Ram Leela which are also directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali are greatest hit of all time because under awesome direction of bhansali production they really acted well set mark in acting and chemistry such a realistic, and why Ranveer singh is perfect for this role after reading story you will get real reason, Alauddin Khilji is one of the most powerful ruler of 13th century he is king of delhi sultanate also called Sultan who controlling military of Indian Country and he only sultan who defend his kingdom against Mongol invasions and also defeat them also capture central Asia also capture some region Afghanistan. While this once he heard about Rani Padmini and her beauty after that he wanted her so directly attacked Chittor kingdom and defeated them by winning war againt Rawal Ratan Singh also killed him and Capture Rani Padmini who is wife of Rawal Ratan Singh after Aluaddin Khilji secure win over Chittor she consider Khilji as jauhar at the end, as we mentioned why Ranveer singh playing even it is negative just because at end movie she married with Khilji aka Ranveer singh, as we have Ranveer singh get plenty of flop films and this movie can save his carrier so he working hard with his look and also focusing on body which setting new goal as we know his look always awesome so his leaked look from Padmavati show us how bad Khilji was and he nailed with expression.
Shahid Kapoor as Rawal Ratan Singh
Rawal Ratan Singh also known as Ratan Singh or Ratansimha who is ruler of Mewar kingdom and also ruler of Chittorgarh and during some quest of Rani Padmini he fall in love with her and married to her and bring her to Chittor which turning out to be one of the biggest mistakes of his life because as Alauddin Khilji started loving rani padmini so to her he killed Rawal Ratan singh and capture her, as Rawal Ratan Singh is also important role which played by under rated Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor who famous for his looks so he also setting huge goal for this role and as he working first time with this type of kingdom based movie so fans will have eyes on his and also see how he nailed his role as Ratan singh and chemistry between Deepika Padukone and shahid Kapoor will be really awesome to see because first time they making romance
Jim Sarbh as Malif Kafur
He was prominent general of Alauddin Khilji who died in 1316 year, who was one the handsome who convert into islam and because of this he become closest to Alauddin and set Madurai Sultanate. Which was played by Jim Sarbh who become famous because of Neerja movie of starring Sonam Kapoor in which he playing role of Terrorists and after this he also playing negative role in Raabta movie but as actor he fabulous so Sanjay Leela Bhansali decided to cast in Padmavati movie.
Aditi Rao Hydari as Kamala Devi
Kamala Devi is first wife of Rawal Ratan singh which played by Aditi Rao Hydari as this very small role which will be casted to schedule scene between Rani Padmini and Kamla Devi.
Sonu Sood also making special appearance role and character is not yet decided by padmavati team which will be updated soon.