Ranbir To Priyanka, A Look At Actors Portraying Multiple Roles In A Film

New Delhi: Bollywood is coming up with numerous genres of content be it action, romantic comedies or thrillers to cater to the audience. But what defines each character in these movies are their looks and their personalities. At times, the audience gets to witness multiple looks via one character and to get that a team of professionals’ work towards getting the actor into the skin of the character.

With Ranbir Kapoor all set to rule the silver screen with his double role in the upcoming film ‘Shamshera’, audience is really excited to see him nail his character with his spectacular performance.

Let’s have a look at some of the actors who justified their different looking characters with equal aplomb:

Kangana Ranaut – Dhaakad

Playing an action-packed agent – Agni, Kangana Ranaut dons seven different looks in the movie. A part of a character portrayal of a spy – Kangana is seen slipping into different and creatively intense looks. From looking like a warrior to a sex worker and experimenting with her hairstyles and getting into the fighting gear for the film, she has done it all. The looks have been devised and choreographed by international specialists, which is worth a watch. To witness these looks, watch Dhaakad on ZEE5.

Dashaavtaar – Kamal Haasan

Dasavatharam, one of Kamal Haasan’s biggest hits, Dasavatharam was a dream project for Kamal because he had to portray not two or three, but ten characters in addition to scripting the movie! The ambitious script begins during the Chozha period and concludes amid the December 2004 tsunami. Heavy prosthetics have been used for Kamal Haasan in the film Dashavatar.

Priyanka Chopra – 7 Khoon Maaf

Priyanka Chopra’s character in 7 Khoon Maaf ages from 20 to 65, and she was seen going through seven different age makeovers as the wife of seven different aged men at various periods of her life, for which prosthetics were used extensively. Playing Priyanka’s husbands in the film are – Naseeruddin Shah, who plays the oldest husband, Neil Nitin Mukesh, John Abraham, Irrfan Khan, Annu Kapoor, and Naseeruddin Shah’s youngest son Vivaan Shah, and Russian actor Aleksandr Dyachenko.

Hum Tum – Saif Ali Khan

Hum Tum, a romantic comedy starring Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukherjee, was a hit at the box office. The movie was unquestionably ahead of its time. Saif and Rani Mukherjee have been seen meeting each other at various stages of their lives, and their appearances have changed as a result of the ages of leap depicted in the film. Saif also mentioned that in the film saying  “It’s my Tom Cruise Look” and it was the most talked-about look in the film industry.

Ranbir Kapoor – Shamshera

With the recently released trailer of his upcoming film ‘Shamshera’, Ranbir Kapoor looks all set to win audience’s haerts with his double role in the film as the legendary dacoit Shamshera and later on, as his son Aftab. While the trailer gives an enticing glimpse of the actor as a fierce and brave action hero, we will have to wait to watch what Ranbir has in store for us.

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