Shocking: This actor slapped Ranveer Singh 24 times!

New Delhi, Sep 2: Ranveer Singh is currently busy shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus, 'Padmavati'. 

The actor took to his social media handle to reveal that he got slapped 24 times by the veteran actor. Actor Raza Murad who is playing the character of Jalaluddin Khiljee in the movie was supposed to slap Ranveer but being the perfectionist, Bhansali made the stars do several retakes and apparently it was the 24th time when filmmaker got the right shot and Ranveer was left with a red face.

Ranveer later confirmed the news by sharing a post of newspaper clipping carrying out the same news and captioned it as. "True story! #Padmavati".

'Padmavati' also features Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor in the lead roles.