Mukesh Rawal

Mukesh Rawal (1951 – 15 November 2016) was an Indian actor. He worked in Hindi and Gujarati films and television shows. He was well known for playing Vibhishana in Ramanand Sagar's 1987 epic TV series Ramayan.

Mukesh Rawal
Born1951
Mumbai, India
Died15 November 2016(2016-11-15) (aged 64–65)
OccupationActor
Years active1986-2016
SpouseMamta Rawal
Children2

Personal lifeEdit

Mukesh Rawal was born in 1951 in Mumbai, India. His daughters Arya Rawal and Vipra Rawal are television actresses.[1]

CareerEdit

Rawal gained popularity for playing Vibhishana in the 1987 epic TV series Ramayan, created by Ramanand Sagar.[2] He also acted in TV shows like Aaha, Hasratein, Kohi Apna Sa and Beend Banoonga aur Ghodi Chadoonga.[3] He had acted in several Hindi films such as Zid (1994), Yeh Majhdhaar (1996), Lahoo Ke Do Rang (1997), Satta (2003), Auzaar (1997), Mrityudata (1997) and Kasak (2005).[2][3]

Rawal was also a prolific actor in Gujarati film industry and theatre. His last Gujarati film was Sathiyo Chalyo Khodaldham (2014).[2] He last acted in Gujarati TV serial Nass Nass Mei Khunnas (2016).[1]

DeathEdit

Rawal died in a train accident on 15 November 2016 in Kandivali, Mumbai, India.[1]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Actor Mukesh Rawal, TV's Vibhishan, Found Dead On Railway Tracks". NDTV.com. 16 November 2016. Retrieved 8 December 2016.
  2. ^ a b c "Ramayan's 'Vibhishan' Mukesh Rawal dies in train accident". The Indian Express. 16 November 2016. Retrieved 8 December 2016.
  3. ^ a b Banerjee, Urmimala (16 November 2016). "Ramayan actor Mukesh Rawal found dead" (in Latin). Retrieved 8 December 2016.

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