Actor Sumeet Raghavan, finest identified for his function in TV collection ‘Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai’ was a part of BR Chopra’s epic present ‘Mahabharat’. The actor was all of 16 when he performed the function of Sudama within the present.
The epic present is being re-telecast on Doordarshan amid the nationwide lockdown. Followers had been fast to identify Raghavan and shared the screenshots with the actor, asking if it was truly him.
Talking to a every day, Sumeet mentioned, “I used to be very younger once I bagged the function, and as excited as any new child on the block. I used to be fairly skinny on the time, in all probability that’s why I acquired the function! (laughs). We had barely shot for three to four days and I bear in mind capturing the Sandipani Ashram parts in Movie Metropolis and the rain dance sequence at Chena creek. Again then, I didn’t realise that I used to be going to be part of historical past. However I do bear in mind seeing Mukesh ji (Khanna) and Nitish ji (Bharadwaj) on the set. They had been of their prime then, and I used to be fully in awe of them,” he mentioned.
“As soon as the episodes had been aired once more, there was a flurry of questions on my social media. Individuals had been taking screenshots of the episode tagging me, asking, ‘Is that this you? We by no means knew you had been part of this epic present!’ I’m blissful that I started working with such revered actors and be part of a basic like Mahabharat,” he added.
Not simply Sumeet, the present additionally starred music composer Daboo Malik and TV actor Chetan Hansraj as youngster actors.
Produced and directed by BR Chopra, ‘Mahabharat’ featured Roopa Ganguly, Mukesh Khanna, Nitish Bharadwaj, Pankaj Dheer and Puneet Issar and others.
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