Bajirao Mastani (2015)

Bajirao Mastani directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali was produced by Kishore Lulla and Sanjay Leela Bhansali under Bhansali Productions and Eros International, Sudeep Chatterjee has handled the cinematography editing was done by Rajesh G. Pandey. Beautiful costumes were designed by Anju Modi and Maxima Basu.

Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra in a lead role with supporting caste Raza Murad, Tanvi Azmi, Milind Soman, Ayus Tandon, Mahesh Manjrekar, Aditya Pancholi and Irrfan Khan.

It was released on 18 December 2015, made on total budget est. ₹145 crore, one of the most expensive films in Bollywood, it has grossed est. ₹356 crores at Box Office, It became the fourth highest-grossing Bollywood movie of 2015, and also became the ninth highest-grossing Indian film of all time.

The film won several Awards like seven National Awards including Best Supporting Actress and Best Direction and nine Filmfare Awards for Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, and two Zee Cine Awards for Best Actress to Deepika Padukone and Best Actor to Ranveer Singh.

Sanchit Balhara was composed of the original score of the movie and the soundtrack album was composed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and the Lyrics were written by Siddharth- Garima, A.M Turaz and Prashant Ingole. The movie has ten songs with vocals by Prithvi Gandharva, Kanika Joshi, Rashi Raagga, Geetikka Manjrekar, Payal Dev, Shreyas Puranik, Vaishali Mhade, Javed Bashir, Ganesh Chandanshive, Sukhwinder Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Arijit Singh, Vishal Dadlani, Shashi Suman, and Kunal Pandit,

The story based on Maratha warrior, Bajirao (Ranveer Singh) fall in love with Mastani (Deepika Padukone) in the battlefield, the twist is that Bajirao is already married to Kashi Bai (Priyanka Chopra)

Shooting began on 9 October 2004 on the set in Film City Mumbai, Other outdoor locations are Amer Fort in Jaipur, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, Most of the shoot filming in Rajasthan.

Many other Directors like Kamal Amrohi, Manmohan Desai and Muzaffar Ali had tried to make the film about the Maratha Peshwa Bajirao and his second wife Mastani but they were never made, Sanjay Leela Bhansali had intended to make Bajirao Mastani.