Apparently, the actress fainted on the sets of Bajirao
Mastani. Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the
movie also features Deepika Padukone and Ranveer
Priyanka complained of dizziness before her shot and fainted when she
was about to deliver the dialogue in front of the cameras. The
actress was so weak after she fainted, the shooting was stopped for
almost six hours and the doctor was called to the spot.
"Everyone present was very scared. Her face was sprinkled with
water and thankfully she opened her eyes quickly," quoted a leading
The leading daily further quotes, "Plus, this particular scene,
during which she fainted, took 10 retakes. Kabhi light barabar nahin thi, kabhikisine sync sound disturb kar
diya. Add to this the heavy
lighting on the sets and the four-page long monologue. The process
was very physically draining."
Priyanka Chopra had earlier taken it to her Twitter stating that
Bajirao Mastani has been the hardest role ever. However,
this is not the first time the actress had fainted.