Period dramas always left an outstanding impact on our hearts and when it comes to period dramas then the first name which comes to our mind is ‘Mughal-e-Azam’. The film still holds the record of the longest running film in the history of Indian cinema.

Today, we thought to revisit these epic tales and to find out how these actors look today.

While talking about period dramas, it’s hard to forget ‘Mughal-e-Azam’. The film had a stellar star cast and it became a massive hit in the 60’s. The film turned out to be the biggest hit in Dilip Kumar’s life.



Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh Padmaavat

This film was based on the epic tale of a Rajput queen. This film was special for Shahid as for the first time he played an epic character. The film also starred Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone.

Ranveer Singh in Bajirao Mastani

This film was set in the period of Maratha rulers. The film starred Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra in the leads.

Rajkumar Rao in Raabta

Amitabh Bachchan in Paa

This film was really special for both the Bachchan’s as these two played completely opposite characters. The film showcased Amitabh as a kid while Abhishek played his onscreen father.

Randeep Hooda in Sarabjit

Aamir Khan in Dangal

Nawazuddin Siddiqui in Maanjhi The Mountain Man

Shahid Kapoor in Udta Punjab


Farhan Akhtar in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Sanjay Dutt in Agneepath

Did we miss out anyone? do let us know in the comments section below.


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