Darsheel Safary is an Indian child actor. He played the lead role in the National award winning movie 'Taare Zameen Par'. He depicted the story of Ishaan Nandkishore Awasthi (a dyslexic child) in this movie. Ishaan felt that his letters often danced while reading. He could not write things properly, for example: 'sunlight' as 'sumligt'. He is also a student at Greenlawns High School.Darsheel Safary's father, Mitesh Safary, was cast as a child artist in 1990 epic serial Chanakya where he played the adolescent Chanakya.