Bollywood Actors Portrayed Real People:
Some Bollywood movies are not just stories but they are based on real-life people. Filmmakers are inspired by them and they try to bring those exceptional personalities into movies. It’s a real challenge for the actors to play real people on screen, but the below-mentioned actors have done so well that’s it’s almost impossible for you to see them as an actor in the film.
Manto is a historical period drama film directed and written by Nandita Das. The film features Nawazuddin Siddiqui as Manto as Indo-Pakistan author Sadat Hasan Manto. He was exceptionally good in the movie, and you will be mesmerized by how amazing he can portray such a beautiful character.
2. Paan Singh Tomar
Paan Singh Tomar released in 2012. It stars Irrfan Khan as Paan Singh Tomar. The movie is based on real-life Paan Singh. He was a soldier in the Indian Army. He won a gold medal at the Indian National Games and became a bandit instead.
Award-winning director, Hansal Mehta’s movie is based on a true story and follows the life of Shahid Azmi. He was arrested on allegation of a conspiration against the state in 1994. He studied law while he was in jail and came out to become a criminal lawyer. He defended people who have accused him of terrorism. Rajkumar Rao plays the role of Shahid in the movie.
The movie is based on the real-life story of Ramchandra Siras. He was a professor of Marathi and the head of the Classical Modern Indian Languages Faculty at Aligarh Muslim University. He was suspended on grounds of morality. Manoj Bajpayee plays the role of Ra, Chandra Siras.
5. Main Aur Charles
This film is inspired by true events and it is told from a perspective of talented Indian Cop, Amod Kanth. He handled the case of an infamous serial killer, Charles Sobhraj. In the movie, Randeep Hooda is playing Charles Sobhraj and the police officer is played by Adil Hussain.
This film is based on the life of Actress Zubeida Begum. She married Hanwant Singh of Jodhpur and was the mother of the film’s writer. In the movie, Karisma Kapoor plays the role of the actress. This movie is critically acclaimed, and it also won the National award for the best feature film. Karisma Kapoor’s performance was appreciated, and it fetched a Filmfare award for the best actress.