yesterday the news came about the Oscar-winning costume designer Bhanu Athaiya breathed her last in Mumbai. The news was confirmed by her daughter Radhika Gupta, who stated that her mother had a tumour and was battling against it for the last eight years. As soon as the news comes, many paid their heartfelt condolences to her family. perfectionist Aamir Khan too took to his Twitter account paid his last tribute to the veteran designer, with whom he had collaborated for one of his most successful ventures, Lagaan.
Aamir Khan Pays His last Tribute To His Lagaan Costume Designer Bhanu Athaiya
As he paid his last tribute to the legendary costume designer, he said that she was a gem of a person who had the ability to accurately translate a director’s vision on the silver screen. Further, he added, “Bhanu Athaiya being thorough with her research and her talent to weave it together as the film’s demand, ultimately meeting the director’s vision was simply amazing.” On the concluding note, he shared that she shall be missed and paid his condolences to the family as well.
The Lagaan Actor Tweeted that “Bhanuji was one of those film people who beautifully combined accurate research and cinematic flair to bring to life the director’s vision. You will be missed Bhanuji. My heartfelt condolences to the family. a.” Check out his tweet below-”
Bhanuji was one of those film people who beautifully combined accurate research and cinematic flair to bring to life the director's vision.
You will be missed Bhanuji 🙏.
My heartfelt condolences to the family.
— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) October 15, 2020