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Bhansali brings best out of me: Priyanka Chopra


Bhansali truly makes an artiste out of me, says Priyanka Chopra 

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Actress Priyanka Chopra is all praises for Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who turned 54 on Friday, and says the filmmaker makes an artiste out of her every time she collaborates with him. The actress has worked with the filmmaker in “Bajirao Mastani” and “Goliyon Ki Raasleela – Ram Leela”.

“Happy birthday Sanjay Leela Bhansali…You truly make an artiste out of me every time we work together. Here’s to many more years of your magic,” Priyanka tweeted on Friday.

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The actress and director have worked in two films together, latest being “Bajirao Mastani” (2015) and “Ram Leela” (2013), where Priyanka made a special appearance in a dance number. Bhansali is currently filming “Padmavati” with Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor. The film was in the line of fire last month. Activists of the Karni Sena damaging some cameras and other equipment on “Padmavati” set in January in Jaipur as they opposed what they called was distortion of historical facts in the film, which is about Alauddin Khilji, the medieval-era Delhi ruler, who fell in love with Rajput queen Padmavati.-Agencies