5 Epic Portrayals Of Lord Hanuman In Bollywood

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Lord Hanuman, a much-loved character in Hindu mythology, has been widely portrayed on the big screen, more so in Bollywood. That said, we've taken a look at a number of actors who've aced the role in the past.

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Devdatta NageNage will be seen playing the central character in the upcoming film, Adipurush. The production house revealed posters of his first look on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti.

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Dara SinghOne of the most popular actors to play Hanuman in the original Ramayan show by Ramanand Sagar, Singh's portrayal of the character was widely loved, and catapulted him to stardom. 

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Vindu Dara SinghDara Singh's son had big shoes to fill when he signed up to play Hanuman in the 1995 show Jai Veer Hanuman. And well, his performance was equally well-received by the audience. 

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Danish AkhtarAkhtar played Hanuman in the 2015 show Siya Ke Ram and reprised the role in the 2019 show, Shrimad Bhagwat Mahapuran. He amassed rave reviews for his portrayal of the character in both the shows.

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Ekagra DivediOne of the youngest actors to play Hanuman on-screen, Divedi essayed an adorable, younger- version of the character, also known as Bal Hanuman, in the 2020 show Kahat Hanuman Jai Shri Ram.

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Nirbhay WadhwaWadhwa played the grown-up version of Hanuman in the show Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman. In an interview, the actor claimed to be a staunch devotee of the lord.