Sharman Joshi’s father, veteran actor Arvind Joshi passed away on Friday morning (January 29). He was 84 and breathed his last at Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital. Arvind was known for his work in Gujarati theatre. He was seen in films such as Sholay, Ittefaq and Apmaan Ki Aag. While his son Sharman Joshi is married to Prem Chopra’s daughter Prerana, his daughter Mansi Joshi is the wife of actor Rohit Roy.
Veteran actor Paresh Rawal mourned the death of Arvind Joshi and tweeted, “Irreparable loss to Indian theatre; with grief we say goodbye to the noted actor Shri Arvind Joshi. A stalwart, a versatile actor, an accomplished thespian, are the words that come to mind when I think of his performances. My condolences to @TheShermanJoshi&family. Om Shanti.”