A controversy or an issue tagging along with a film is not a new aspect for us. When films on sensitive topics are dealt with, there is usually an uprising against it. This is often seen with movie that revolve around religious sentiments. However, none of us would have expected the same from the upcoming movie Ram Leela.
Ramleela's filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and lead actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone were booked on a court order in Jaipur for allegedly hurting religious sentiments. The complaint also included that Ram Leela promotes obscenity. The Complainant's name is R B Yadav. He thinks that this much awaited movie promotes enmity between different groups on the grounds of religion and also encourages vulgarity.
An FIR has been lodged at the Shyam Nagar police station in Jaipur after the court's order came on Saturday, September 21. These Ram Leela celebs have been booked under Sections 153(a) (Promoting enmity between different groups on ground of religion), 292 (Obscenity), 295 (Injuring or defiling place of worship, with intent to insult the religion of any class) and 298 (Uttering words, etc, with deliberate intent to wound religious feelings) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
Ram Leela, which is an adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is set against a violent backdrop. The film is slated to hit the theatres on November 15 this year.
Have a look at the slide show for images and trailer of Ram Leela.
Romeo And Juliet
In this adaptation of Shakespeare's Rome and Juliet, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone will be playing the roles of Ram and Leela respectively.
Rumours are making their rounds that this on-screen couple is also dating off screen as well. This is a fresh new on screen pair and the audience are eager to watch them together.
Red Hot Deepika
In this red lehenga, it looks like lead actress Deepika Padukone has set the floor ablaze. She looks stunning in this movie still.
Ranveer Singh flaunts a well toned body for this movie. He has tried his best to fit in to the character.
Epic Love Story
Ram Leela is an epic love story that will be set in violent times. This image was the first look of the film released.
Ram Leela actors Deepika and Ranveer were snapped as they kissed the filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali at the film's trailer launch.
Movie Dedicated To Leela
Sanjay Leela Bhansali has dedicated Ram Leela to his mother whose name is also Leela. At the trailer launch, Bhansali was snapped while he was posing with his mother and sister.
Ram Leela's trailer which was filled with intense love and chemistry promises us for an epic love story which will be out in theatres on November 15.
Ram Leela has quite a few intimate scenes between Ranveer and Deepika. This image gives us a sneak peak into an intimate scene from the film.
The trailer of the movie is full of passion and romance. We know you are going to love it and want for more. So hurry up and watch this promising trailer.
Click here for the official trailer of Ram Leela