8 Actors Who Played Lord Rama In Movies & Serials
Playing a mythological character is ream for any actor. And there are some notable mythological movies made in Indian Cinema with huge cast and budgets. Some movies became huge and others ended up as blockbusters. Coming to EPic Ramayan, there is n number of movies, and serials made and few of them impressed the audience.
Sr NTR to Prabhas, here are some epic Ramayan versions in which our actors played Lord Rama on screen. Let’s have a look at the Actors Who Played Lord Rama’s In Movies And Serials
1. Sri Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao AKA Sr NTR
Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, Sr NTR played many mythological roles in his career. Sr NTR played Lord Krishna, Lord Rama, Karna, and even Ravana characters in Bhookailas movie. But his portrayal as Lord Rama in Sampoorna Ramayanam (1953) Seetharama Kalyanam (1961) Lava Kusha (1963 and Shri Ramanjaneya Yuddham in 1974.
2. Shoban Babu
Shoban Babu, the handsome hero from the late 80’s and 90s is known for many commercial and romantic entertainers of that time. After Sr NTR, Shoban Babu played Lord Rama in the Sampoorna Ramayanam movie released in 1972 and became a hit at the box office.
Nandamuri Balakrishna, song Sr NTR followed his footsteps in acting and politics and became successful. Balakrishna played Lord Rama in the Sri Ramarajyam movie directed by Bapu garu which became a hit at the box office. Balakrishna and Nayanthara praised for their performances as Rama And Sita.
Hero Srikanth played Lord Rama in Devullu movie directed by Kodi Ramakrishna. Laya played Sita role and Rajendra Prasad played Hanuman’s role in the movie which became a sensational hit at the box office
5. Jr NTR
Jr NTR, the actor from Nandamuri Clan made his acting debut with Child actor In Balaramayanam. Directed by Gunasekhar, this movie got National Award for making Epic Mythology with kids and delivered a great performance. Jr NTR played Lord Rama role in this and was highly praised for his role.
6. Arun Govil
Arun Govil is the first actor who played the role of Lord Rama on small screen. Directed by Ramanand Sagar, this 1978 Small Screen Ramayan serial became a sensational show and Arun Govil shot to fame.
7. Gurmeet Chaudhary
Gurmeet Chaudhary played Lord Rama for small screen Ramayan made in 2002. Gurmeet Chaudhary got praised for his best portrayal of Lord Rama. Debina Bonnerjee played Sita in this serial also got famous for her portrayal of Sita’s character who later ended up married to Gurmeet Chaudhary.
Prabhas, the Bahubali star is roped in to play Lord Rama in the Adipurush movie. Directed by Om Raut Adipurush movie is an adaptation of the Epic Mythology Ramayan with a budget of 500+ Crores. And the movie is scheduled for an August 2023 release.