Indian TV dramas and Bollywood films have a huge fan following. If they are based on themes like mythology, it becomes all the more interesting to watch. However, what intrigues the audience is how the actors portray their assigned roles. Our small and big screen is full of talented actors and actresses. Many Indian celebrities have made us love them by portraying the roles of our beloved Lord Krishna. Therefore, today we have come up with a list of 7 such talented Indian celebrities as our onscreen Krishna. Read on to know more about them.
1. Akshay Kumar
Adapted from a highly acclaimed Gujrati play named Kanji Virrudh Kanji, ‘OMG: Oh My God!’ is an entertaining, well-intentioned, and superbly acted film. A sensational actor Akshay Kumar portrayed the role of Lord Krishna in this film. The way he has done the role is beyond praiseworthy. The scenes where he played flute or stood for what is right are heartwarming to watch. If you want to watch an enlightening yet entertaining film, you must watch OMG!
2. Sumedh Mudgalkar
We are sure that only a few know Sumedh Mudgalkar by his real name. Since 2018 he has been the young generation’s favorite onscreen Lord Krishna. Thus everyone mainly addresses him as Krishna only! RadhaKrishn is still an ongoing show, and everyone loves it. Sumedh, a young actor, has a charm just like lord Krishna was believed to have.
3. Pawan Kalyan
Veteran actor Pawan Kalyan has also portrayed the role of Lord Krishna. The Telugu adaptation of the Hindi film OMG: Oh My God! called Gopala Gopala. Religious, spiritual, and entertaining are a few words to describe this film.
4. NT. Rama Rao
NT. Rama Rao was an Indian actor, filmmaker, and politician. He has done over 300 films throughout his career. And most roles that he portrayed were of Lord Krishna. To name a few of many films- Sri Krishnarjuna Yudham, Karnan, Daana Veera Soora Karna, etc.
5. Nitesh Bhardwaj
The 1988 TV show Mahabharata is the best of all television Mahabharata, and no one can deny that. Thus it goes without saying that all its characters are also the best. Well-known actor Nitesh Bhardwaj portrayed the role of Lord Krishna in this Mahabharata. However, the show is still loved as much, and his performance is one of the many reasons.
6. Aamir Khan
Aamir Khan is another sensation actor in Bollywood. He did not precisely portray the role of Lord Krishna, but still, one of Lagaan’s songs was entirely based on the love story of Radha and Krishna. And there he was, Lord Krishna. Radha Kaise Na Jale is an evergreen song!
7. Ayushmann Khurrana
Just like Aamir Khan, Ayushmann also did not exactly portray the role of Lord Krishna. However, he was in the avatar of Lord Krishna for this one song from the film Dream Girl. The actor looked as beautiful as ever while being in character in the Radhe Radhe song.
These are some Indian celebrities who played Lord Krishna. Which name in the list do you think has been the best? Let us know in the comments below.