April 24, 2023

From Dhawan To Tendulkar: 9 Cricketers Who Are Actors


Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan made his Bollywood debut with Huma Qureshi and Sonakshi Sinha's film 'Double XL'.

Indian All-rounder Irfan Pathan made his Tamil acting debut with Ajay Gnanamuthu’s film Cobra.

Harbhajan Singh recently roped in to play a significant role in Karthik Yogi’s Dikkilona, which stars Santhanam in the lead.

Sreesanth made his movie debut in the Bollywood film Big Picture (2015) and was also seen in the film Cabaret.

Kapil Dev has made special appearances in films including Gaurav Pandey’s Stumped and David Dhawan’s Mujhse Shaadi Karogi.

Dwayne Bravo got to depict another side of him in Tamil film Chithiram Pesudhadi 2, in which he set the dance floor on fire.

Sachin Tendulkar was prominently featured in his biographical documentary Sachin:A Billion Dreams, directed by James Erskine.

Anil Kumble played himself in Meerabai Not Out, starring Mandira Bedi, Mahesh Manjrekar and Anupam Kher.

The former Indian all-rounder, Yuvaraj Singh made a cameo in the 1992 Punjabi film Mehndi Shagna Di.

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