There are so many Bollywood veterans that left us all so suddenly that we still find it hard to believe that they are not amongst us. While are gone they have left us innumerable memories to remember them by in the form of some really great movies. While their absence can be filled in by anyone, watching their films still give us the feeling that they are around.
1. Om Puri
Om Puri’s sudden demise has come as a shocker! The veteran passed away in Mumbai on January 6, 2017 due to a massive heart attack. He was 66 and was currently shooting for Salman Khan starrer ‘Tubelight’. The film is slated to hit theatres on Eid 2017.
2. Reema Lagoo
Veteran Bollywood actress Reema Lagoo passed away on May 18, at the age of 59 after reportedly suffering from cardiac arrest. Marathi film “Bhram” is probably her last film which is yet to be released in theaters.
3. Rajesh Khanna
Bollywood superstar Rajesh Khanna passed away after a long fight with cancer in 2011. His last film Riyasat released in 2014.
4. Divya Bharti
The story of Divya Bharti’s death is more tragic and mysterious. She fell off the balcony of her five-story apartment in Versova, while she was at the top of her career in Bollywood. She had completed 80% shooting for the film Laadla. After her death, Sridevi was recast in the role. She was also replaced in several other movies like Mohra, Kartavya, Vijaypath etc.