MUMBAI: Jagdeep the Indian actor and comedian who gives us reason to laugh by his incredible performance. we all remember the character ” Soorma Bhopali” ,in the unforgettable movie “Sholay(1975)” by his beyond belief acting skills.
on July 8,2020, when we get to know that the legendary actor is no more. he is died at the age of 81 years due to health related issues . his last rites will be done at MUMBAI on 9th July ,2020.
His real name was Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jafri , He performed more than 400 films in Bollywood, he started his career as an actor in film “Afsana” in which he played as a child actor in the theatre play , 1951.His beyond beliefs performance in the movie “Sholay( 1975) ” as a character “Soorma Bhopali” with the dialogue ” Mera naam Soorma Bhopali Aise he nahi” ,Also remembered for as the father of Salman Khan in “Andaz Apna Apna (1994)” and his last movie was “Gali Gali Chor Hai”( 2012).
Bollywood actors Madhuri Dixit, Suneil Shetty, Gautam Rode Ajay devgan etc. shows his condolences to the family .
IIFA shared a throwback video of his last memories 2019 , where he was receiving “Life Time Achievement Award”.