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Neeraj Kabi's films, web shows that are a must-watch

Neeraj Kabi has been part of movies like Talvar and Ship of Theseus.

  • Shaheen Irani

Last Updated: 09.34 AM, Apr 12, 2021

Neeraj Kabi's films, web shows that are a must-watch

He is a popular face in Bollywood (one of the much-loved ones too). The actor played Sanjeev Mehra in Anushka Sharma's Paatal Lok, but he is recognized for so much more than that.

Neeraj Kabi is an actor par excellence and his works through all mediums are proof of the same.

If you have not witnessed the marvel of this actor yet, here are some of his movies and web shows which are a must-watch...

Ship of Theseus

In the National Award-winning film Ship Of Theseus, Kabi played the role of Maitreya. He was a Jain monk who protested against animal testing in India. However, when diagnosed with liver cirrhosis, he might have to depend on an animal-tested medicine.

Anand Gandhi's Ship of Theseus is a film which talks about identity, justice, meaning and death, all through the perspective of an experimental photographer Aliya Kamal (Aida El-Kashef).

It can be viewed on YouTube.


In Talvar, the actor played the role of Ramesh Tandon. He was the father of deceased Shruti Tandon (Ayesha Parveen). Ramesh was convicted of murdering his own daughter and served imprisonment.

The story of Talvar revolves around the real-life case of Aarushi Talwar.

Talvar, also starring Irrfan Khan, Konkona Sen Sharma, Sohum Shah and Tabu, can be streamed on Disney+Hotstar.

Viceroy's House

Kabi played the role of freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi in Viceroy's House.

The Gurinder Chadha directorial was the story of Lord Mountbatten dissolving the British rule and creating an Independent India.

Viceroy's House can be viewed on Netflix.

Once Again

In Once Again, Kabi plays the role of an isolated film actor Amar Kumar who accidentally starts communicating with a widowed restaurant owner Tara Shetty (Shefali Shah) on call everyday.

What happens, when they decide to meet each other, makes up for the rest of the story.

Once Again can be viewed on Netflix India.

The Hungry

In The Hungry, the actor played the role of Tathagat Ahuja (Naseeruddin Shah)'s right hand man Arun Kumar.

The film is the story of Tulsi Joshi (Tisca Chopra)'s revenge for the killing of her first-born son.

The Hungry is available for viewing on Amazon Prime Video.

The Final Call

Kabi plays the role of astrologer V. Krishnamurthy in Arjun Rampal's The Final Call.

Inspired from the 2015 novel I Will Go With You, The Final Call is the story of passengers of a Mumbai-Sydney flight after their captain committed suicide mid-flight.

The Final Call is a Zee5 original show.

Taj Mahal 1989

Kabi played one of the lead roles in Taj Mahal 1989. He gave the audiences a memorable performance as the philosophy professor at Lucknow University, Akhtar Baig.

Taj Mahal 1989 is based on the love story between Dharam Awasthi (Paras Priyadarshan) and Rashmi Malik (Anshul Chauhan).

The movie can be viewed on Netflix.

Avrodh: The Seige Within

The talented actor was seen in the role of National Security Advisor Shailesh Malviya in Avrodh: The Seige Within. He believes the government could not justify the surgical strike without killing Abu Hafeez (Anil George), who had reportedly led the Uri attacks.

Avrodh: The Seige Within is the story based on Indian LOC after the 2016 Uri attack.

The web series is available on Sony Liv.