Watch Telugu official trailer of the film Padmaavat. Sanjay Leela Bhansali's directorial controversial film, Padmavathi, that was renamed as Padmavat, will release in theatres on January 25th. Padmavat is the story of Rani Padmavathi of Chittor, who is known for her beauty. She is the wife of Maha Rawal Ratan Singh. The film story highlights the 13th century historical battle between Maharaja Ratan Singh's army of Mewar and Sultan Alauddin Khilji of Delhi. Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor are the main casts of the movie and actress Deepika Padukone plays the title role.