Ranveer Singh reckons Akshay Kumar is the most energetic actor in the industry. "If you talk about energy, the name that immediately comes in our mind is Akshay Kumar. He lives such a healthy lifestyle. He does not smoke or drink, early riser, regular workouts,” Ranveer said.
When asked how much he enjoys the name 'Ranveer Superstar Singh' which has been tagged to him, he said, "Thank you... I take that as a compliment. I am very thankful for all the good works coming my way and most of all is the love of the audience.”
In his forthcoming releases, Singh is all set to release his film Befikre directed by Aditya Chopra. So far, the posters of the film have made much noise because of the passionate lip locks between Vaani Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. Set in the city of love, Paris the romantic drama is slated to release on December 9.
Ranveer declined to comment on his involvement with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming period drama, Padmavati.
Till a month ago, there were reports that Ranveer would reunite with his Bajirao Mastani director on Padmavati.
The latest buzz, however, is that Bhansali got irked after Ranveer asked for a bound script of the movie and the director decided to not sign the actor.
When asked about it, the 30-year-old star told reporters here,"Right now I'm not in position to comment on any of my film (referring to 'Padmavati'). As soon as I know I will be the first person to inform you (media).”
On his equation with Bhansali, Ranveer said, "My relationship with Bhansali is good. He has a beautiful smile".
The film, reportedly set to star Deepika Padukone in the lead role, is about ruler Alauddin Khilji's obsession with queen Padmavati. “If the deal is struck, Ranveer will be seen as Khilji, he said.