​Padmavati presents Ranveer Singh as Sultan Alauddin Khilji


who is gearing up for his upcoming film ‘’ took to social media on Wednesday to unveil his first look.

The actor captioned the pictures, ‘SULTAN ALAUDDIN KHILJI #Khilji’

Ranveer in the film is seen with long hair and a dark beard. The actor also has a deep scar under his felt eye which he definitely scored in a vicious battle.

Ranveer has perfect this fierce look like his every other role. He did all that it took to get into the skin of Sultan Alauddin Khilji. He locked himself up in his apartment, prepped and stayed in the headspace for weeks. Alauddin Khilji is a menacing, cruel anti-hero in Sanjay Bhansali’s directorial.

Ranveer has managed to explore such depths of negativity within that the actor had to visit a psychiatrist to get back to himself.

Singh’s is the third look to be revealed after ’s goddess queen and Shahid Kapoor’s Maharawal Ratan Singh described as “saahas, samarthya aur samman ke pratik”.

Ranveer was last seen in a surprising clean-shaven look at an award function recently. He also revealed that he was sporting this look as he was shooting the scenes which feature the younger version of Alauddin.

Shahid and Ranveer had also recently posted updates from their dubbing sessions for , denying all rumors of the film’s release date being postponed.