Apart from Bollywood films, Shahnawaz Pradhan had also done a lot of work on TV and OTT platforms. All the celebs expressed grief over his death.
Famous actor Shahnawaz Pradhan passed away on Friday (February 17) night due to a heart attack. He was 56 years old. It is being told that he was taken to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, but the doctors could not save him.
Shahnawaz Pradhan was 56 years old and had gone to attend a function, where he complained of pain and was taken to the hospital. His co-star Rajesh Tailang confirmed the news on social media.
Shahnawaz bhai aakhiri salaam !!!
Kya gazab ke zaheen insaan aur kitne behatar adaakar the aap. Mirzapur ke dauran kitna sundar waqt guzara aapke saath, Yaqeen nahin ho raha 🙏#purushram #mirzapur pic.twitter.com/GviB4x53bj
— Rajesh Tailang (@rajeshtailang) February 17, 2023
Let us tell you that Shahnawaz Pradhan was born in a middle class family of Odisha. At the age of seven, he moved to Raipur with his family and performed on stage for the first time in 7th standard. Shahnawaz also became popular in the 80s. At that time he played the role of Nand in Doordarshan’s show Shri Krishna. After this he also appeared in Alif Laila. According to the information, the last rites of Shahnawaz Pradhan will be held today i.e. on Saturday (February 18).
Shahnawaz Pradhan became famous as the father-in-law of Guddu Bhaiya in Mirzapur. In this web series, he played the character of Parshuram Gupta, father of Shweta (Golu) and Shriya Pilgaonkar (Sweety). Along with this, he worked in many films and advertisements.