New Delhi: Veteran bollywood actor-screenwriter Shiv Subrahmanyam has passed away. Shiv Sundareshwar is known for her roles in 2 States and Meenakshi Sundareshwar. While the reason of death is not yet known, filmmaker Hansal Mehta shared a statement on social media that included the funeral details which is set to take place on Monday morning in Mumbai.
Announcing Shiv Subramaniam’s departure, the statement read, “With profound and heartfelt grief, we wish to inform you of the passing of one of the most dignified and noble souls to inhabit human form – our dearest Shiv Subrahmanyam. Incredibly talented, he was much loved and revered personally as well as professionally.”
— Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) April 11, 2022
Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit also took to Twitter and confirmed the demise of Shiv Subrahmanyam. “Extremely shocked and pained to know about the tragic demise of our dear friend, a great actor and a brilliant human being Shiv Subramaniam. My heartfelt condolences to his wife Divya. May God give you enough energy to face this tragedy,” Ashoke’s tweet read.
Extremely shocked and pained to know about the tragic demise of our dear friend, a great actor and a brilliant human being Shiv Subramaniam.
My heartfelt condolences to his wife Divya. May God give you enough energy to face this tragedy .
ॐ शान्ति !
— Ashoke Pandit (@ashokepandit) April 11, 2022
Shiv Subrahmanyam is also credited for writing the screenplay for Parinda (1989), directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and for Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi (2005), directed by Sudhir Mishra. He appeared in supporting roles in both films.
The actor was last seen in Meenakshi Sundareshwar and Nail Polish last year. He has featured in many films such as Hichki, Rocky Handsome, Bangistan, Rahasya, 2 States, That Girl in Yellow Boots, Stanley Ka Dabba, Teen Patti, Kaminey, 1942: A Love Story among many others.
He also starred in serials such as Laakhon Mein Ek, Pradhanmantri, Kismat among others.