Choreographer-director Remo D’Souza suffered a heart attack on Friday and is currently in the ICU of Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai. Confirming the news, his wife Lizelle D’Souza said, “It was a blockage. Doctors have done angioplasty. He is in the ICU. Please pray. Next 24 hours are very important.”
The 46-year-old director last directed the dance film Street Dancer 3D. It starred Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles. Remo has also directed films like Race 3, A Flying Jatt, ABCD, to name a few. He received the award for Best Choreography for Bajirao Mastani’s Deewani Mastani at the 63rd National Film Awards. He has also judged several dance reality shows.