His upcoming film "Padmavati" is facing opposition from many quarters in the country, but actor Shahid Kapoor has urged the people to first watch the movie without harbouring any preconceived notions.
Several outfits in Noida protested against the Sanjay Leela Bhansali-directed film yesterday and appealed to the masses not to watch the movie, due to release on November 1.
Addressing the issue, Shahid, who plays Maharawal Ratan Singh in the film, told the reporters last night, "I've been saying this since a long time. Watch the film and then decide. Give the film a chance and don't form preconceived notions. We have tried to keep everyone's feelings and interests in mind.
"We have tried to make film as best as we could. We will respect whatever people think of the film but you should see it first."
The period drama features stars Deepika Padukone in the title role of Rani Padmavati, the Rajput queen and consort of Ratan Singh.
Actor Ranveer Singh will be seen as Alauddin .
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