Mumbai: The personality of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and his glorious history have always fascinated the entertainment industry. From veteran actor Suryakant Mandhare to Mahesh Manjrekar, Dr. Actors like Amol Kolhe, Chinmoy Mandalakar, Prasad Oak, Shantanu Moghe, Sharad Kelkar, Bhushan Pradhan, Subodh Bhave have played the roles. Now actor Akshay Kumar will also sit in this row. Akshay will play the role of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the film ‘Vedat Marathe Veer Daudle Saat’ directed by Mahesh Manjrekar.
Meanwhile, a few months ago, a photo of actor R Madhanav dressed as Shivaay went viral. This photo shared by Madhavan caught the eye. After seeing this photo of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Madhavan’s fans had rained reactions. He was also appreciated for his look.
His look test was done for the role of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. But due to some reason he did not get this role. He expressed his regret on this. He also shared some crying emojis. This clearly showed the sadness that he did not get to play the role of Shiva Raya.