Bollywood mourns Farooq Shaikh

Yahoo India Movies
28 December 2013

 

Veteran actor Farooq Shaikh passed away in Dubai after suffering a heart attack. He was 65.

The versatile actor, who marked his debut with Garm Hava (1973), gave a new lease of life to parallel cinema in the 1970s and 80s. Shaikh, who has been a part of cult classics like Shatranj Ke Khilari, Chashme Buddoor and Noorie to name a few, was last seen in 2013 blockbuster hit Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and Club 60.

After completing the formalities in Dubai, his body will be brought to India later in the day.

Back home, Bollywood celebrities were shocked to hear about Farooq Shaikh’s demise. They took to the social networking website Twitter to express their anguish.

Shah Rukh Khan said



Also read
Farooq Sheikh never indulged in any sort of addiction, says Rakesh Bedi



Bollywood shocked over Farooq Sheikh's death

What to read next

Learn Skills You Can Apply Immediately In Your Job

Capella's high-value online learning offers the critical skills, knowledge, theories, and abilities that you need to grow in your professional career.

Tees For Every Occasion

Old Navy tees have been re-designed with new silhouettes, colors and luxurious fabrics, everything you need to look effortlessly cool & chic.

Medicare Doesn't Cover All Expenses

Compare Medicare Plans from Top Carriers and Find a Plan that Does. Get Covered Today!

An Exceptional Lifestyle in North Stafford, VA

The ONLY new townhomes in Stafford’s most desirable community, where the amenities and location = a terrific lifestyle. From the upper $200s.

VA Mortgage Rates In 2016

VA Rates as Low as 3.25% (3.405% APR) 30 Year Fixed. Exclusive For Veteran & Military Takes 1 Min!

Walden University - PhD in Psychology

Earn your PhD in Psychology and make a positive impact within your community, organization, and profession. Request free information!