Ludo is a dark comedy crime movie directed by Anurag Basu, released on 12 November 2020 on Netflix’s video streaming app. After proving his mettle in the brilliant comedy-drama film “Barfi” and magical musical drama movie “Jagga Jasoos,” the director of the movie Anurag Basu ventures into the rarely attempted genre of black comedy in Indian cinema and won the fans over ultimately. Ludo cast shines with the most prominent Bollywood actors to make this movie a perfect superlative show.
The film stars Abhishek Bachchan, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, and Pankaj Tripathi, the movie’s main leads, shines, and won the hearts of the people by superb and mind-blowing acting in their role in the film. The movie shows four wildly different stories overlap at the whims of fate, and how they connect at the end is quite impressive.
The characters of the Ludo cast make a significant impact on the audience, and they wanted to know the appearance of actors in real life. Let us have a gleam look into the cast of the film. Stay tuned!
Abhishek Bachchan (Bittu Tiwari)
Abhishek Bachchan is an Indian film actor and producer, born on 5 February 1976 in Mumbai. As a part of the Bachchan family, he is the son of legendary Indian actor Amitabh Bachan. In 2000, Abhishek made his film debut playing the leading role in the movie Refugee alongside Kareena Kapoor. After that, he has appeared in supporting and prominent roles in several movies.
He is best known for his work in movies including Bunty Aur Babli, Bluffmaster!, Guru, Jhoom Barabar Jhoom, Dostana, Dum Maro Dum, Bol Bachchan, Happy New Year, and Housefull 3. He earned a lot of fame for the superb acting in the action movie Dhoom and its sequels. In 2007, he married well-known Indian actress Aishwariya Rai, with whom he has a daughter.
Aditya Roy Kapur (Akash Chauhan)
Aditya is part of Ludo cast and played the role of Akash Chauhan in the movie. Aditya is a well-known Indian actor, born on 16 November 1985 in Mumbai. He is the youngest of three siblings. His elder brothers, Siddharth Roy Kapur, is the film producer, and Kunaal Roy Kapur is the actor. He started his career as a VJ on music channel Channel V India and made his film debut in 2009 as a supporting role in the movie London Dreams.
Aditya first gained popularity when he landed the role of Rahul Jaykar in the romantic drama film Aashiqui 2 alongside Shraddha Kapoor. This film proves to be life-changing in his acting career. After that, he has starred in movies including Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Daawat-e-Ishq, Fitoor, Ok Jaanu, Welcome To New York, Kalank, and Malang. Most recently, he has been featured in films Sadak 2 and Ludo.
Rajkummar Rao (Alok Kumar)
Rajkummar Rao portrayed Alok Kumar in the movie. Rajkummar was born on 31 August 1984 in Haryana, India. In 2010, he made his acting debut in the film Love Sex or Dokha. After playing supporting in some movies, his breakthrough came with the drama film Shahid in 2013, for which he was awarded several awards for outstanding acting in the film.
After getting much recognition, he has appeared in super hit movies Queen, Aligarh, Trapped, Behen Hogi Teri, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Newton, and Stree. Rao has been in a relationship with actress Patralekha Paul since 2010.
Pankaj Tripathi (Rahul Satyendra)
Ludo cast features Pankaj Tripathi, a well-known Indian actor, playing the lead role in the movie. Pankaj was born on 5 September 1976. At the age of 44, Pankaj Tripathi has racked up a significant number of acting credits both in films and on television. In 2004, he performed an uncredited role in the movie The Run. In 2002, he made his breakthrough when he was featured in the blockbuster film Gangs of Wasseypur.
Pankaj garnered acclamation from the audience for his roles in the movies, including Fukrey, Masaan, Nil Battey Sannata, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Newton, Fukrey Returns, and Stree. Most recently, he has starred in the series Mirzapur 2 and the film Ludo.
Sanya Malhotra (Shruti Choksi)
Sanya Malhotra portrayed the role of Shruti in the movie. Sanya Malhotra is an Indian actress, born on 25 February 1992 in Delhi. She is a trained dancer and also participated in the Indian TV dance competition show. She is new to Bollywood and made his acting debut as a supporting role in the movie Dangal. She was also starred in the comedy-drama Badhai Hoo and in the drama film Photograph, for which she was nominated for the Filmfare Award Best Actress (critics).
Fatima Sana Shaikh (Pinky Jain)
Fatima Shaikh is the part of Ludo cast and played the character of Pinky in the movie. Fatima is an Indian actress, most commonly known for her roles in films than on Television. At a very early age, she has featured as a child artist in several movies.
In 2016, Fatima garnered further acclamation when she portrayed freestyle wrestler Geeta Phogat in the sports drama film Dangal. She also played the role of Zafira Baig in the epic action-adventure film Thugs of Hindostan. Recently, she has starred in the movie Ludo.
Rohit Suresh Saraf (Rahul Awasthi)
Rohit Suresh is the part of Ludo cast and played the role of Rahul in the movie. Rohit is an Indian actor, born on 8 December 1996. Before getting involved in the world of acting, Saraf began her career as a dancer. In 2016, he made his film debut as the supporting role in the film Dear Zindagi. In 2018, he starred in the comedy-drama film Hichki and the biographical drama film The Sky Is Pink in 2019. In the upcoming film, Saraf will play a leading role opposite Anandhi in the Tamil romantic drama film Enge Andha Vaan.
Pearle Maaney (Sheeja Thomas)
Ludo cast also features Pearle Maaney for the role of Sheeja Thomas in the movie. Pearle Maaney was born on 28 May 1989, an Indian actor, Television Presenter, and video jockey. Maaney was brought up in a joint family based in Kochi. As a Television Presenter, she is known for hosting three seasons of the Malayalam dance reality show D 4 Dance. In 2018, she contested in the first season of Big Boss Reality show on Asianet. In 2019, she married Srinish Aravind, who was her co-contestant in the first season of the Big Boss reality show.
Asha Negi (Sunila Dev)
Asha Negi is part of Ludo cast and played the character of Sunila in the movie. Asha Negi is an Indian Television actress, born on 23 August 1989. She was raised in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, and then moved to Mumbai to pursue her acting career. Negi started her career as a model; in 2009, she won the title of Miss Uttarakhand. She made her TV debut in 2010 with the popular show Sapnon Se Bhare Naina. After that, she has appeared in many TV serials. Recently, she made her film debut in the movie Ludo.