Mumbai, July 9
Veteran actor-comedian Jagdeep, greatest identified for his function as Soorma Bhopali in “Sholay”, was laid to relaxation within the presence of household and shut pals at a cemetery right here on Thursday.
Jagdeep, 81, died at his residence in suburban Mumbai on Wednesday evening.
The veteran actor was laid to at a cemetery in south Mumbai’s Byculla neighbourhood at round 2.30 pm, a household supply instructed PTI.
Also learn: Veteran actor-comedian Jagdeep dies at 81
There was round 10-12 individuals in attendance, together with sons, actor Jaaved, producer Naved, grandson Meezaan, and trade colleague Johnny Lever.
From a toddler artiste to guide actor after which comedian icon, Jagdeep appeared in round 400 movies.
But it was his function as Soorma Bhopali that’s etched in viewers’s minds even as we speak. He additionally directed a film “Soorma Bhopali” along with his character because the protagonist.
Jagdeep additionally performed memorable roles in “Khilona”, “Brahmachari”, “Purana Mandir”, “Andaz Apna Apna”, “Phool Aur Kaante”, amongst others. —PTI