"Gajendra Chauhan is an actor who is best known for his portrayal of the eldest Pandava 'Yudhishthir' in the Mahabharat (TV series). He has worked in around 150 movies and over 600 TV serials," the RTI noting said
The government ignored the names of at least six renowned film personalities, including Rajinikanth, Amitabh Bachchan and Shyam Benegal, before settling for little-known actor Gajendra Chauhan
Shahid is a film that I am really proud of. It's not only a film for me, it's an entire journey about how you actually don't need a lot of money to make a good film. All you need is a good story, great team and basic budget in place and lot of passion which every member of Shahid had.
After slipping into the roles of Urdu poet-lyricist Sahir Ludhianvi and Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad respectively on stage, thespian actor Tom Alter now aspires to enact the roles of two stalwarts of Partition, Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Ali Jinnah.