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  • Mohnish Bahl's first historical film.
  • Sanjay Dutt,Mohnish Bahl and Padmini Kolhapure acted together in Bekaraar 1983 during their early days.36 years later they will been seen together in a film.
  • Ashustosh Gowariker will working for the first time with Sanjay Dutt,Padmini Kolhapure,Mohnish Bahl,Arjun Kapoor and Kirti Sanon.
  • Ashutosh Gowariker and Sanjay Dutt had acted together in Naam 1986 where Ashutosh Gowariker had a small role of taxi driver.
  • Padmini Kolhapure last acted in Phata Poster Nikhla Hero 2013 and Mohnish Bahl in Jai Ho 2014.Thus marking their comeback to films.In 2015 they had acted in the film Bachpan Ek Dokha which is still unreleased.
  • Art Director Nitin Desai created a huge film set at ND studios in Karjat to create Shaniwar Wada.
  • Ashutosh Gowariker and Aja Atul team up for the first time.
  • producer Sunita Gowariker finalized Mohnish Bahl for Nana Saheb's character is multi layered and Mohnish Bah; never fails to impress.
  • Kirti Sanon and Sanjay Dutt were earlier to star in Sanjay Dutt's comeback film Marco Bahu after his jail term.The film never went beyond announcement.
  • Padmini Kolhapure and Sanjay Dutt acted together in many 80s films like Vidhaata 1982,Bekaraar 1983,Do Dilo Ki Daastan 1985 and much delayed Qurbani Rang Layegi 1991.
  • Arjun Kapoor's first historical film
  • After very long time Zeenat Aman will be acting. She will be seen in important role in Panipat. Even her Ishq Ishq Ishq, Satyam Shivam Sundaram & Insaaf Ka Tarazoo co-star is in this movie. They have been collaborating together for about 45 years now.
  • Padmini Kolhapure and Zeenat Aman to work in a film after 39 years since Insaaf Ka Tarazu 1980.
  • Zeenat Aman to appear in a big budget Hindi film after many years.
  • Ravindra Maharani to appear in a Hindi film after 30 years since Goonj 1989.
  • The film Panipat is based on the Third Battle of Panipat which took place on January 14th, 1761.
  • The Mard Maratha song in Panipat was shot over 13 days with 1300 dancers at an opulent set of Shaniwar Wada erected in Karjat. It was shot on an extensive scale, replete with Peshwai ambience with a grand Ganesh idol in the background and dancers included lejhim dancers from Pune and authentic bull dancers.
  • A fifteen-foot Ganesh idol was made by Nitin Desai's team for The Ganesh Darbar in Panipat.
  • French cannons from references were created for Ibrahim Khan Gardi measuring 14 feet in length and 6 feet in height.
  • The motifs and designs of the Shaniwar wada set was replicated from the original Shaniwar wada situated in Pune.
  • Some days of the shoot required up to 60 tents at a single time including Maratha and Afghan tents. These were specially designed for the film with reference to period paintings.
  • Original paintings were the crux of casting actors for the roles of kings, as the director used them for actors, props and sets.
  • The first actor locked by the team was Mohnish Bahl as Nana Saheb Peshwa, looking at his Maharashtrian background.
  • All costumes for the film have been made with excruciating attention to detail, such as the Peshwa Pagdi and the Afghan Jackets, based on old paintings found in museums.
  • 19000 meter fabric was used for the army's costume and turbans, and character costumes.
  • 2800 jewelry pieces were used for the film.
  • The Peshwa armour was called Chilta Hazar Masha - 5 of such armours were created based on museum references for the film.
  • Arjun Kapoor was trolled in every social media, because for his expression less acting and comparisons between Ranveer Singh
  • Nawab Shah's first film after his marriage to Pooja Batra.
  • Gashmeer Mahajani and father Ravindra Mahajani act in Hindi film for the first time.They play uncle and nephew.
  • Padmini Kolhapure and Kunal Kapoor in a same film after 38 years since their debut in Ahista Ahista 1981.
  • For the first time Padmini Kolhapure and Karan Kapoor's character had Grey shades.But not negative characters.
  • Film released on 6 December 2019 alongside Pati Patni Aur Woh.
  • Afgan people were not happy with the films trailer as it showed on a way Maratha's won the battle more ever they felt that recent films like Kesari 2019 and Padmavat 2019 have shown Afghans as cold blooded murders .
  • Amongst the whole cast Sanjay Dutt got applauded for his negative character.
  • 200 film of subject.
  • Sanjay Dutt was asked by Ashutosh Gowariker why hasn't he done a period film in a long career.He answered nobody has offered me such character.Ashutosh Gowariker told him that he will like to cast him in periodic film Panipat
  • Rajasthan Jats had demanded to ban the film in their region.As a scene shows Raja Surajmal backs out in supporting Marathas against the Aghans at the last moment.Jats believed that it had messed their Histroy by showing their king in bad lime light.
  • During the scene where the Maratha's spill sand on of Afghan soldiers it turned messy as everyone present on the shoot started spilling sand on everyone.
  • The film was shot on temperature of 44 degree in hot dessert.As cast had to wear heavy costumes with metals Ashutosh Gowariker decided to shoot the scene by wearing a similar costume to keep the team spirit.
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