Arun Singh Rana is a well-known face of Indian Television especially for the fans of Indian Mythology. He played the role of the beloved and humble king, Pandu, in the mythological drama ‘
’ which ran from September 2013 to August 2014 on Star Plus. Through his portrayal of Pandu, Arun Rana has showcased the King of Hastinapur in a different light. The father of the Pandavas in not remembered as a major character in the epic. However, Rana has done perfect justice to the humble and just king which has left him with a huge fanbase. Arun Rana has also appeared on other popular TV shows like Divya Aur Baati Hum in which he plays a Kabaddi player and also in
Yeh Hai Aashiqui
in which he plays the character of a college student. Rana originally belongs to Delhi and before appearing on Television he had already made a name for himself through his numerous performances in the theater. His latest TV stint was on an episode on Disney Bindass’s
, a show which deals with crimes against woman.
Arun played an antagonistic role and a totally alternate one from the humble king that we were so used to seeing. On his decision to take up a negative role Arun comments that he fluctuated about playing such a character, but since it was for the cause of women upliftment in which he whole-heartedly believes in, he accepted it. Arun's mythological appearances have not solely been restrained to TV either; people can recognize him from his stint in the 2001 Shahrukh Khan starrer, Ashoka the Great where he played the role of a farmer. Some other movies in which Rana has played a part are Tere Naam and
. In March 2015, Arun surprised everyone when he announced his involvement in the Indonesian musical soap opera Kuch Kuch Dagdut(KKD), a show which airs on P.T. Indosiar Visual Mandiri, a national television channel in Indonesia.