5 Best Roles Played by Sushant Singh Rajput

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Today, Bollywood was taken by a storm after hearing the news of the sudden demise of one of its best actors, Sushant Singh Rajput. Sushant was an engineering student who dropped out to pursue acting and started off in television. Soon he entered Bollywood and quickly became one of the fan favourites. From his debut to his last film, he continued to win the hearts of millions of Indians. 

He leaves behind a kitty of amazing films to remember him by. Read about the 5 best roles played by Sushant Singh Rajput:

1. Mahendra Singh Dhoni in MS Dhoni: The Untold Story

Sushant Singh Rajput played the lead role in this biopic which focused around the life of Indian Cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Rajput added a certain earnestness and intensity to his character while playing MS Dhoni. His accurate description of Dhoni’s batting style and on-field demeanor found praises from many cricket fans. This was one of his best roles and gained much appreciation from the audience. 

2. Anni in Chhichhore

His latest role touched many hearts, especially during this time. Sushant played the role of Anni whose son tries to commit suicide after failing his Engineering entrance test. Throughout the film, Anni tries to make his son realize that failures are a part of life and suicide is never the final option. He tells his college story of how he overcame being labelled a loser along with his friends. This sweet story about a college kid and his friends and their drama was a hit in the screens. His last role was definitely a special one. 

3. Ishaan in Kai Po Che!

Right from his debut, Sushant Singh Rajput showed he was a brilliant actor. His first role was that of Ishaan in the movie Kai Po Che! which was a movie adaptation of Chetan Bhagat’s novel ‘The 3 Mistakes of My Life’. Ishaan was a cricket-obsessed and hot-headed part in a trio of friends. This movie launched Sushant into stardom and gave him a perfect entry into movies. 

4. Byomkesh Bakshy in Detective Byomkesh Bakshy

Sushant Singh Rajput played the role of young Byomkesh Bakshy who was a brash and fearless detective. Rajput played a huge part in this film’s success. We are sure you might want to become a detective of your own after seeing his amazing performance.

5. Lakhna in Sonchiriya

In this multi-starrer action film, Sushant stood his own and gave us an exemplary performance. This was a much different role that the type of romance roles he is usually accustomed to. Sushant Singh Rajput played Lakhna, a hardened but considerate dacoit who wondered the Chambal Valley in the 1970s along with a group of other bandits.