When Ranveer Singh ‘completely freaked out’ after he saw Bajirao’s ghost on the sets of ‘Bajirao Mastani’


Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra Jonas starrer ‘Bajirao Mastani’ left everyone impressed with its grandeur and direction. The Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial was highly praised by the audience and it also performed well at the box office. But did you know, Ranveer encountered Maratha leader, Bajirao’s ghost during the shoot of the film?

In an interview, Ranveer once revealed that he was completely ‘freaked out’ on the sets after this incident. He had said that it was a trippy experience and he completely freaked out. He also said that he felt some kind of presence and something told him it’s Bajirao’s ghost.

Speaking about the incident, the actor had said that he started to think that what if he encounters his ghost and connects to his spirit. He said that he had a tough task ahead on that day of the shoot and he was praying hard to get it right. He further revealed that there was a black wall on the sets on which some white dust had settled and formed the pattern in the shape of Bajirao’s figure. It had the turban, the eyes, nose, the mooch and the arms.

Meanwhile, Ranveer will be next seen in ’83 alongside Deepika. The film is based on the Indian cricket team’s first-ever World Cup victory in 1983. He will be seen essaying the role of Kapil Dev while Deepika will be playing his wife Romi Dev in the film. The film was set to release last year, but it was postponed due to the pandemic. The makers are yet to announce the new release date. He also has ‘Cirkus’ which stars Jacqueline Fernandez and Pooja Hegde. Apart from this, he has Karan Johar’s ‘Takht’, ‘Jayeshbhai Jordaar’ and a film with filmmaker Shankar.