Dino Morea opens up on portraying villainous character in The Empire; Says ‘Not Influenced from Ranveer Singh’s Khilji’

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Published by Mohit Kumar Dixit on 28 Aug 2021

Actor Dino Morea is currently promoting his latest released web series, The Empire, which has just released on Disney Plus Hotstar. The series is based on the novel, Mogul, written by Alex Rutherford. Dino, recently, talked about his character and denies of being inspired from Ranveer Singh’s Khilji.

Dino Morea has made his digital debut with, The Empire. He has played the villainous character of Muhammad Shaybani Khan who was the rival of Babur. In the series, Mughal emperor Babur has been played by Kunal Kapoor. The series also has actors like Shabana Azmi, Drashti Dhami and Aditya Seal in key roles.

While speaking about his character, Dino Morea says that till the time his character has been compared to any great performance, he is okay. As Ranveer Singh has given a great performance as Khilji, he is okay to be compared with him. However,  he denies of being influenced from Ranveer’s Padmaavat performance.  He said that he has tried to introduce his madness through the character of Shaybani Khan.

While giving the review of The Empire, Hindustan Times wrote about Dino’s character that he is like a cross between Jared Leto’s Joker and Ranveer Singh’s Alauddin Khilji. In an another interview with PTI, Dino Morea said that he had studied the character of Black Panther to play Muhammad Shaybani Khan.

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