On Once There Was A King 9th July 2022: Once There Was A King 9 July 2022, Naina screams with nightmare in her bed. Her mother comes home from Pooja and tells her sister to wake her up. Rekha asks what she had as nightmare, Naina says she has now begun to see bad people in dreams. Vijay came on the door and heard this. Naina denies telling them about names of villain in the dreams. Rekha scolds Vijay for not coming in her dreams, at least she won’t get fearful.
In the washroom, Naina scolds herself in mirror for having Don in the dreams. Vijay knocks at the door, saying her dream is going to be fulfilled. She slaps the door at his face, Vijay tells her mother and Rekha about the director who is ready to give Naina a heroine’s role in his next film. Naina opens the door out of shock. Vijay says this is a confirmed news, the director wants to meet her right away. Naina jumps out of excitement, then assures her mother she is doing this for her only. She will fulfil each of her dream.
Raja was dressing up Vikrant in the garden. Vikrant asks if it’s something special. Raja says they are going to their new house. Vikrant says this one is good, but small like him. Raja tells Vikrant he is a prince and must stay in a palace. Vikrant says every prince has a princess, and Raja has a Rani.
He asks about Raja’s Rani; a needle pricks in Raja’s finger. Laila comes to call herself as his Rani. Vikrant leaves drinking juice. Raja apologizes Laila for last night. Laila qualifies she is used to being scolded for every petty matter in these years. She holds his hand, assuring she is ready to own every of his pain. Raja says precious things have to be kept safe, not to show case. Laila says they are going to a new home, he must promise not to take old pains there. Raja gets ready to leave, as it’s late.
Naina arrives at the set with Vijay and asks about director. The man there says he has gone to meet the financer. Naina cries for being late. Vijay asks them about financer’s home.
Raja arrives at the palace of Amirkot, remembering about his childhood with Rani and Bindu. Vikrant notices Raja to be lost in thoughts, and drags him inside. Laila assures to turn this palace into a home for Raja. Raja breaks a coconut along with Vikrant. Naina steps inside the palace then and was left in awe. She calls it a palace of any Raja.
Raja walks inside the palace, leading Laila and Vikrant. Vijay watches the director speaking to Raja’s men. They walk inside, while Naina comes to meet Vijay. The director complains for being late on set, Naina reads her practiced lines. Vijay interrupts, but the director was compelled to cast her.
Raja comes into the room, watching his and Rani’s bed empty and was hurt. His associate comes to inform him about director’s arrival. Raja was ready to provide any finances only if the ending of the film is the way he wants. The director suggests it would be tragic, but then agrees to Raja. Outside, Naina wonders whose house is this and goes inside to see it; she would also thank the financer this way.
Raja goes to the hall, saying he came to get rid of the memories of Rani. He screams he won’t be defeated by the memories of Rani. He has made a palace, and got what she had snatched from him. Rani has lost. He laughs hysterically, but was shocked to see Naina standing right behind him. Rage fills his eyes, and pins her to the wall. Naina loses her voice, Raja holds the back of her hair asking if she wants anymore pain. Naina keeps on pleading to leave her, resisting against Raja but he held her close.