The recently released film ‘The Kashmir Files’ has created a ruckus at the box office. The film is based on Jammu and Kashmir. Actors like Mithun Chakraborty, Anupam Kher, Puneet Issar, Mrinal Kulkarni and Pallavi Joshi have played lead roles in this film.
Read on for everything you need to know about the cast of The Kashmir Files.
Anupam Kher as Pushkar Nath Pandit
Anupam Kher is an Indian Actor and Producer. He is best-known for his roles in Silver Linings Playbook, M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, and Rang De Basanti. He has worked in movies of different languages and is the only actor to win the 5 consecutive Filmfare Awards for Best Comic Role.
Anupam Kher, who played the role of Pushkar Nath Pandit in the film, was also born in the city of Shimla in a Kashmiri Pandit family. The actor has also been the former chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India.
Mithun Chakraborty as Brahma Dutt
Mithun Chakraborty is an Indian actor who made his career with Bollywood movies. He also worked in Bengali movies. He is also a producer and politician. He is a former Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament. He is the winner of many awards including ‘Fimafare Awards’.
Mithun Chakraborty is one of the most iconic and acclaimed Indian actors who has won several awards including two Filmfare Awards and three National Film Awards.
Darshan Kumaar as Krishna Pandit
Darshan Kumaar is an Indian actor and known for his best performances in Mary Kom, Sarabjit, and Aashram, Kumar has been in the industry for over a decade.
Darshan Kumaar was born on 1 September 1986 in a small village in the capital Delhi. He belongs to a Punjabi Jatt family.
Delhi-based actor Darshan Kumar has played the role of Krishna Pandit in the film. Darshan’s Bollywood debut film was ‘Mary Kom’.
Pallavi Joshi as Radhika Menon
Pallavi Joshi, who plays Radhika Menon in ‘The Kashmir Files’, hails from Mumbai. Pallavi is the wife of the film’s director Vivek Agnihotri. Apart from being an actress, she is also a film producer and a model.
Pallavi Joshi is a beautiful television and Indian film actress. She has received a special jury award at the National Film Awards.
Puneet Issar as DGP Hari Narain
Puneet Issar was born in Amritsar, Punjab. Puneet’s ancestors were Kashmiri Pandits, who had migrated from Kashmir to Punjab. The actor is seen in the role of DGP Hari Narayan in the film.
Chinmay Mandlekar as Farooq Ahmed Dar
Actor Chinmay Mandlekar, who is seen as Farooq Ahmed Dar in the film, is also a writer and stage director. Chinmay belongs from Nashik.
Atul Srivastava as Journalist Vishnu Ram
Atul Srivastava, who has worked in films like Stree and Bajrangi Bhaijaan, was born in Bombay (Mumbai). Atul has played the role of journalist Vishnu Ram in the film.
Mrinal Kulkarni As Laxmi Dutt
Mrinal Kulkarni was born in Pune, Maharashtra. Mrunal plays the role of Lakshmi Dutt in the film. The actress is known for the TV serial ‘Son Pari’.