In the film, Akshay will be playing the role of Prithviraj. While Manushi will play the role of princess Sanyogita, Prithviraj’s love interest.
In an interview with a leading daily, Manushi talked about her character in the film. According to her, it is a huge responsibility to play princess Sanyogita. She was a powerful personality and stood up for what is right. It took the most important decisions of her life by herself. Her life is an extremely important chapter in Indian history. In which Manushi will try her best to play her as accurately as possible.
Apart from Film City as per the source of a leading daily, it is build across Mumbai city. In Rajasthan, filming is likely to take place extensively in Jaipur, Udaipur and Jaisalmer.
According to a source close to the development,
“It is a film of epic proportions right from the word go. Akshay and Manushi’s historical will be shot in 35 different sets. The most of which will be built in Maharashtra and a couple in Rajasthan. The makers want to make the film a gripping visual spectacle. They are going all out to give audiences a visual extravaganza when they finally see the film on screen!”
The source added,
“The film will have incredible fight sequences and will also showcase the opulence of kings and kingdoms back then. Thousands of workers will work day and night to construct these mammoth sized sets. It is definitely a new record that 35 sets are being constructed to shoot a film. This directly shows the level of visual delight that audiences will be a witness to in Prithviraj.”
Directed by Chandraprakash Dwivedi, Prithviraj will release worldwide on Diwali 2020.