Kader Khan to Akshay Kumar: In Bollywood, even God gets a makeover
IBNLive | September 24, 2012, 4:14 pm
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will be seen playing Lord Krishna in his upcoming film 'Oh My God'.
Akshay Kumar aka Krishna will be seen riding a stylish bike, which costs around Rs 10 lakh in 'Oh My God'. And don't miss out the heavenly number plate.
Anita Guha played the title role in 'Jai Santoshi Maa', which was released in 1975. Based on a folktale, viewers across all ages appreciated the film and it became a hit.
Films with mythological subjects were very popular among the audiences in 1970s. Much before Dara Singh played Hanuman on television, he played the lead role in 1976 film 'Bajrangbali'. Biswajeet and Moushumi Chatterjee played Lord Ram and Sita in the movie.
In 1987 film 'Kalyug Aur Ramayan', Manoj Kumar played the role of Hanuman. The film revolves around Hanuman's experience in modern India.
Kader Khan played Yamraaj and Asrani played Chirtagupt in 'Taqdeerwala'(1995). This comedy film tracks their stint on earth. Venkatesh and Raveena Tandon played the lead roles in the film.
In mythological film 'Jai Dakshineshwar Kaali Maa', released in 1996, Bollywood actress Hema Malini did a special appearance as Godess Kali.
Rishi Kapoor made a special appearance as God in Rani Mukerji and Saif Ali Khan's 2008 film 'Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic'. With a french beard and white suit, he looked really stylish.
Sanjay Dutt's character in 'Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!' was beyond imagination. With designer clothes and a vintage car, he played a kind-hearted Yamraj in the film. He was also seen shaking a leg with Shahid Kapoor in the film.
Saurabh Shukla played God in 2008 film 'Oh, My God', who tries different tricks to help Vinay Pathak.
Amitabh Bachchan also played God in Salman Khan and Priyanka Chopra starrer 'God Tussi Great Ho'. His impressive wardrobe and heavenly voice worked for him.