15 Indian Actors Cast for Bollywood Mahabharat

We all have seen Mahabharat as a TV Serial or in animated movies. But have you ever thought if a Bollywood star cast been cast to make Mahabharata, what would it look like?

We have asked many and created an amazing star cast for Mahabharata.

I hope you will like it, and in case you didn’t, do not forget to mention what star cast you would like to see.

Actors for Bollywood Film on the Epic Mahabharat

Dhritarashtra – Naseeruddin Shah

naseeruddin shah drithrashtra

You must have seen Naseeruddin Shah doing the role of a Blind person in the movie, Mohra. He is the best choice for the role of Dhritarashtra.

Bhishm Pitamah – Amitabh Bachchan

amitabh as bheeshma pitamah

If anyone from the whole Bollywood Industry can do the role and justify it completely then it is one and the only Amitabh Bachchan. He has that powerful voice that can bring thunders, his physique and broad shoulders can handle the power Bhishm Pitamah must have.

Shakuni- Ashutosh Rana

ashutosh rana shakuni in bollywood mahabharat

Shakuni was a cunning yet very intelligent man. We all have seen Ashutosh Rana in negative roles and he makes the character look as cunning as possible. Ashutosh is the best choice for Shakuni mama.

Sri Krishna- Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan as Krishna

We have seen Aamir Khan in many films as a mentor, and Shri Krishna was a great mentor They helped Arjun and Pandavas in their battle.

Kunti- Rekha

Rekha as kunti

Kunti was a docile yet bold lady. She was soft-spoken and, at the same time, had the power of the tigress. If you have to choose someone from Bollywood as Kunti, it has to be Rekha.

Gandhari- Dimple

dimple as gandhari

Dimple has the simplicity which is needed for the role of Gandhari. Gandhari was an intelligent woman who was possessive for her family and son.

Yudhishthira- Anil Kapoor

anil kapoor as yudhishtir

Yudhisthira was the eldest of all Pandav brothers. Yudhisthira was the most intelligent of all brothers and the most sincere. Anil Kapoor has the strength and the calmness needed for this character. We have already seen Anil Kapoor in a similar kind of role in the movie, Om Jai Jagadish.

Arjun- Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan in War best action film

Arjun was the most courageous of all the brothers. Arjun was Calm, angry and full of youthfulness. All this makes Hrithik Roshan the best choice for the character of Arjun.

Bheem – Sunny Deol

Sunny Deol as Bheem

Bheem was the most powerful, and when we had our personal Dhai kilo ka hath in the Bollywood industry. Who can perform better than our own Sunny Deol?

Draupadi- Vidya Balan

vidya balan as draupadi in bollywood mahabharat

The most powerful and elegant lady was Draupadi. Vidya Balan is bold, and strong and has her own individual identity. The most appropriate actress who can perform the character of Draupadi.

Duryodhana- Manoj Bajpai

manoj bajpai duryodhan

Duryodhan is one of the most negative and powerful characters of Mahabharata. Manoj Bajpai is perfect for this role, his eyes are expressive enough to show the anger and powerful voice. We have seen Manoj Bajpai in Prakash Jha’s Rajneeti, and he is perfect for this role.

Karan- Ajay Devgn

ajay devgn as karan in mahabharat

The pleasant character of Karan suits the personality of Ajay Devgn. In the movie Rajneeti, Ajay Devgn has done an impressive role, making him the best choice for the role of Karan.

Dushasan- Emran Hashmi

emran hashmi as dushasan

I don’t think I need to describe more, why Emran Hashmi suits the role of Dushasan. He is just perfect for the character of Dushasan.

Dronacharya- Kamal Haasan

kamal hassan as drona

The most capable actor with the powerful voice and the powerful acting needed for the character of Drona is Kamal Haasan.

Vidur- Rajeev Khandelwal

Rajeev khandelwal as vidur

 Update: Aamir Khan Just announced that He is making Mahabharat in Bollywood, and Ambani is producing the film.

Update: We wrote this article way before the Aamir Khan’s announcement, we think these actors are the perfect choice for Aamir Khan’s Mahabharat. We would love to know what you think about our choice and also share what would be your choice for the Mahabharat.

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