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Amitabh, Ajay Devgn, Vidya Balan in Mahabharat

November 20, 2013 15:41 IST

Image: Amitabh Bachchan as Bheeshma Pitamah

We have seen many versions of the Mahabharat on the small screen. Now, for the first time, the epic drama will be played out on the big screen.

An animated film, some of the biggest Bollywood stars have lent their voices to the principal characters.

To make the animated characters convincing, the makers have added the star's features and gestures to it.

Produced by Jayantilal Gada, the big budget movie will release on December 25.

Here's a look at the actors, who will voice the characters in the film.

Amitabh Bachchan lends his voice to Bheeshma Pitamah, the protector of the throne of Hastinapur, who even went against his beloved Pandavas to fulfill his duty.

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Vidya Balan

Image: Vidya Balan as Draupadi

Vidya Balan will lend her voice to Draupadi, wife of the Pandavas.

Sunny Deol

Image: Sunny Deol as Bheema

Sunny Deol will voice the mighty Bheem.

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Ajay Devgn

Image: Ajay Devgn as Arjuna

Ajay Devgn will lend his voice to legendary hero Arjun while Manoj Bajpayee will lend his voice to the righteous Yudhishthir.

Anupam Kher

Image: Anupam Kher as Shakuni mama

Anupam Kher play give his voice to Duryodhan's cunning uncle, Shakunimama.

Duryodhan, meanwhile, will be voiced by Jackie Shroff.

Anil Kapoor

Image: Anil Kapoor as Karan

Anil Kapoor will lend his voice to Duryodhan's closest friend and aide Karan.