Meet The Star Cast Of ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ Based On The Life Of Dr Manmohan Singh

3:58 pm 28 Jun, 2018


The Accidental Prime Minister‘ has ruffled the Indian audiences ever since Anupam Kher’s looks as the former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh got released online. This Indian political drama is based on the former prime minister’s life and is termed as his ‘biopic’. The film has a stellar star cast and one which is quiet impressive!

As Dr. Manmohan Singh, Anupam Kher looks perfect in his adaptation in this political drama. Here is Anupam Kher as the protagonist:



Written by Sanjaya Baru, ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ is a memoir based on the most educated prime minister of India. This film created a buzz with all its concept and characters.



In the film, 43-year-old actor Akshaye Khanna plays Sanjaya Baru, who currently serves as Secretary General of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).



Anupam’s striking resemblance took the media by storm when this video of Dr. Singh’s famous ‘walk’ was replicated by the actor.



The 63-year-old veteran actor introduced other characters of ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ on Instagram. Here, he introduces Ram Avatar Bharadwaj, as former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Bajpayee:



Then came other main key characters like actress Divya Seth Shah, who portrays the character of Mrs. Gursharan Kaur, wife of Dr. Manmohan Singh.


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Introducing the very talented @divyasethshah. She portrays the character of Mrs. Gursharan Kaur, wife of honourable ex-Prime Minister of India #DoctorManmohanSinghJi in the movie #TheAccidentalPrimeMinister.🙏😍 @tapmofficial

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This is German actress Suzanne Bernert, who plays the role of former INC chief, Sonia Gandhi. Mrs Gandhi had an active part during Dr. Singh’s tenure.



Anupam Kher has now shared this latest picture from the film. It shows him in conversation with the Gandhi scions (on-screen).



The character of Priyanka Gandhi is played by Aahana Kumra, last seen in ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’. Needless to say, the actress has an uncanny resemblance to her character, isn’t it?



Along with Aahana, Arjun Mathur plays Rahul Gandhi, current President of the Indian National Congress. Arjun starred in ‘Waiting’, which co-starred Naseeruddin Shah and Kalki Koechlin.




‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ is directed by Vijay Ratnakar Gutte and Hansal Mehta is the creative producer. The film is slated for release on December 21, 2018.