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Genre  Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country of origin  India
Directed by  Aanand Mahendroo
Original language(s)  Hindi
Written by  Rajeev B. Agarwal, Liliput
Starring  Girish Karnad Deepa Lagoo Akshay Anand Kamla Devi Sridevi Mukhi Jitendra Rajpal Ameesha Jhaveri Vishal Singh Karan Johar Sagar Arya

Indradhanush (English: Rainbow) was an Indian children's television series, a mixture of science fiction and fantasy, aired on DD National channel. The series aired on Sundays, and was produced and directed by Anand Mahendroo.



The story of a group of kids, who assemble a computer. The computer becomes the host to an alien prince from a planet in the Andromeda Galaxy on the run from his enemies. The following events take a lot of weird turns, one of the kids (the lead character) gets kidnapped by one of the prince's enemies. The Prince gives them a Time-Travel machine. With this machine they travel to past and future (1942 and 2013) and rescue their friend.


  • Girish Karnad as Krishnamurthy Appuswamy, Appu's Father
  • Deepa Lagoo as Mrs. Ishwari Krishnamurthy, Appu's mother
  • Akshay Anand as Balachandran Krishnamurthy, known as Bala, Appu's elder brother
  • Kamla Devi as Saroja Appuswamy , Appu's Grandmother
  • Sridevi Mukhi as Jayashree Krishnamurthy, Appu and Bala's elder sister, a doctor
  • Jitendra Rajpal as Appuswamy Krishnamurthy, known as Appu
  • Ameesha Jhaveri as Preeti, Appu's classmate
  • Vishal Singh
  • Karan Johar as Srikant, Appu's classmate and close friend
  • Sagar Arya, Appu's friend
  • Recurring and guests
  • Ashutosh Gowariker as Mr. Appuswamy, Appu and Bala's grandfather
  • Urmila Matondkar as Sunita Shirodkar, clone Bala's girlfriend in future
  • Vikram Gokhale as a professor, who creates a clone from Bala's DNA.
  • Siraj Syed as Seth Jamnadas
  • Vishwajeet Pradhan
  • Gavin Packard as Joseph
  • Brij Gopal as Raja
  • References

    Indradhanush Wikipedia

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