Kamal Haasan’s experiments with his looks in his films are well known. In the film Appu Raja, he turned into a dwarf! Appu Raja was the Hindi version of hit Tamil film Apoorva Sagodharargal which had the actor in double roles of Appu and Raja. Unlike some other actors, Kamal Haasan created history by playing a dwarf who was almost half his original height. The excellence with which he played the role was exceptional making the Tamil flick one of the longest running films in the history of Tollywood.