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Actor Jagdeep passes away! Bollywood loses yet another gem

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Mumbai: Noted Bollywood actor Jagdeep passed away on Wednesday. He was 81 and the reasons for his death is yet to be known.

Originally named Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jafri, Jagdeep was the name that endeared the actor to many till his death.

He had acted in many hit films like Sholay, where his role ‘Soorma Bhopali’ is still etched in the memory of old timers. He had also acted in Purana Mandir, Brahmachari, Afsana, Shahenshah and also Amir Khan and Salman Khan starrer ‘Andaz Apna Apna’.

Jagdeep had received appreciation for his performance in ‘Hum Panchi Ek Daal Ke’. The then Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru had gifted his personal staff to Jagdeep for his performance in Hum…

Jagdeep had also shared screen space with Ajay Devgn in his debut movie ‘Phool Aur Kante’.

He is the father of noted actor Jaaved Jafri who along with his brother Naved Jafri hosted popular dance show – Boogie Woogie. He also has a daughter by name Muskhaan.

– Team  Mysoorunews


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