Question 4: What is the ruling on acting the Sahaabah (Companions of the Prophet, may Allaah be pleased with them) in school theaters?
Answer: The Council of Senior Scholars previously reviewed this question and issued a decree as follows:
1. Allaah (Exalted be He) has praised and set clear the high status of the Sahaabah. Thus, acting any of them on stage or on the screen is contrary to this Divine praise and is detrimental to the high status and honor which Allaah has bestowed upon them… read more here.