Mukesh Khanna is an Indian actor known for his role as Shaktiman, the first superhero of India. He is also known for playing the Bheeshma Pitamah in the TV serial Mahabharat by B.R. Chopra. He has done many movies and known for his voice quality and strong portrayal of roles. His top 10 movies are-
- TAHALKA (1992)
Tahalka has an ensemble cast of Naseeruddin Shah, Aditya Pancholi, Javed Jaffrey, Dharmendra, and AmrishPuri. Mukesh Khanna played the role of Major Krishna Rao whose legs are cut by General Dong, an evil dictator. General Dong has kidnapped the daughter of Major Krishna Rao and asks him to come and rescue his daughter in one year. Krishna Rao recruits the best Indian Army Officers for the mission.
- SAUGANDH (1991)
Mukesh Khanna played the role of proud and arrogant zamindar Chowdhary Sarang. Ganga takes an oath that her son, Shiva will make Sarang bow his head as he will become his son-in-law. Sarang has killed the family of Ganga because his sister and Ganga’s brother-in-law were in love.
- INTERNATIONAL KHILADI (1999)
Mukesh Khanna played the role of Bismillah, guardian of international don Devraj who is framed for the murder of Ravi, brother of a reporter Payal whom Devraj loves. The story unfolds the plot of betrayal and fraud.
- SAUDAGAR (1991)
Saudagar is the story of the rivalry of two lifelong friends turned enemies- Veer Singh and Raaj Kumar. Raaj’s granddaughter Radha and Veer’s grandson Vasu falls in love with each other thus again igniting the fire of enmity. Mukesh Khanna played the role of Gagan Singh in the film.
- YALGAAR (1992)
Yalgaar is the story of two childhood friends who grew up to be on opposite sides of the law. Mahendra Ashwini Kumar, played by Mukesh Khanna grew up to be ACP while Raj Pratap Singhal grew up to be the crime lord which creates the rift between the two.
- SHAKTIMAN (1993)
Shaktiman tells the story of Diler Singh who is the servant in the house of Laxmi Narayan gives his son Vicky to Laxmi Narayan. Later wife of Laxmi Narayan gives birth to a son on a trip but passes away. Wife of Diler Singh runs away with Amar to Mumbai to give him to Laxmi Narayan but couldn’t do so. Both the boys grew up to be rivals.
- MAIN KHILADI TU ANARI (1994)
Mukesh Khanna played the role of honest police officer Arjun Joglekar who is killed by gangster Goli. Karan Joglekar, brother of Arjun decides to avenge his brother’s murder alongside a comical and not-good-at-real-things actor Deepak Kumar.
- BARSAAT (1995)
Barsaat tells the story of Badal who falls in love with Tina and their relationship is opposed by Tina’s stepfather Dinesh Oberoi who puts Badal in jail by framing him. Mukesh Khanna played the role of Bhairon, father of Badal who comes to the city in search of his son.
- RAJA (1995)
Mukesh Khanna played the role of Rana Mahendra Pratap Grewal who fixes the marriage of his younger sister Madhu with his friend Birju’s younger brother Raja. When Birju loses all his money in a factory accident he refuses to do so thus forming the enmity between himself and Birju. Raja and Madhu fall in love which creates the story.
- POLICEWALA GUNDA (1995)
Mukesh Khanna played the role of honest police officer Inspector Ranveer Chauhan who is killed by notorious crime leader Kaalishankar Peeli Topiwaley with the help of minister Shambhu Nath. Policeman Ajit decides to take revenge from the criminals.