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Prachi Malhotra


FEB 12, 2023

South Stars who played dual roles

Time and again, we have seen our leading South men essaying dual roles in a film. Here we bring to you the complete list.

Double trouble

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Superstar Kamal Haasan went on to do not two, not three but ten roles for his 2008 drama, Dasavatharam.

Kamal Haasan

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Ravi Teja essayed the role of two lookalikes in the 2006 movie, Vikramarkudu. The film was later remade in Hindi as Rowdy Rathode.

Image: Ravi Teja Instagram

Ravi Teja

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Ajith Kumar's Vaalee talks about a young bride who finds a foe in her husband's twin brother.

Ajith Kumar

Another great example of a powerful dual performance is Vijay's 2014 drama Kaththi. 

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Karthi played a dual role in the 2011 movie Siruthai. He was seen as both Rathnavel Pandian and Rocket Raja.

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Prabhas was seen as Amarendra Baahubali, and Mahendra Baahubali in SS Rajamouli's Baahubali series needs no introduction.

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Suriya has performed a double role more than once. The list includes movies like Perazhagan, Massu Engira Masilamani, Vel, Vaaranam Aayiram, 7aum Arivu, Maattrraan.

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Superstar Rajinikanth won hearts as both the protagonist Vaseegaran and antagonist Chitti in the 2010 project, Enthiran. 

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Nagarjuna portrayed both a quiet and mature man and his fun-loving twin in the 1994 movie, Hello Brother.

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