Over the years, we have seen and witnessed filmmakers experimenting with scripts which are based on historical events or great personalities. One of the most favourite personality is Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as the Father of the Nation. His place in Indian history and his work in the freedom struggle has made for a perfect film screenplay. Hence, filmmakers have time and again incorporated the character of Gandhi whenever they had to recreate the British India era on the silver screen. As we celebrate the birthday of this national figure today, October 2, let's take a walk through different films with actors who looked most convincing playing Gandhi onscreen.