New Delhi: Bad news is continuously coming out for the Bollywood film industry. Now another sad news is here. Famous comedian and actor of Hindi cinema Jagdeep has left this world. Jagdeep breathed his last at the age of 81 on Wednesday. As soon as the news of Jagdeep's death came to light, there was a wave of mourning in his family and Bollywood. Everyone is saddened by his loss.
Let us tell you, Jagdeep's real name was Syed Ishtiaq Jaffrey. He acted in many important films in his career. He lived a variety of tenants on screen. However, he was mainly seen in comic characters. He was considered as one of the finest comedians in the industry.
Jagdeep spread the magic of his acting in many popular films. Jagdeep played the role of 'Surma Bhopli' in Hindi cinema's iconic film 'Sholay'. His role in the film was not very long, but with his performance, he won hearts only in a small character and after this he became famous by the name of 'Surma Bhopali'.
Jagdeep was born on 29 March 1939 in Datia Central Province, British India, now in Madhya Pradesh. Jagdeep's career spans 6 decades in Bollywood. He started his career with 'Afsana' as a child artist in 1951. He was first named Jagdeep in the credit role in the 1953 film 'Footpath'. As a comedian, he made his debut with 'Do Bigha Zameen'.
He got the recognition from the movie 'Apna Desh' in 1972. 'Sholay' in 1975 and 'Andaaz Apna Apna' in 1994, these are some memorable films of his career. Bollywood's finest dancer and actor Javed Jaffrey and TV show producer Naved Jaffrey Jagdeep are the two sons of Jagdeep.
Since Jagdeep's departure, the fans on the twitter are expressing their emotions. #RestInPeace is currently trending at the top of Indian Twitter. Fans are sharing old photos of Jagdeep. Some are also sharing his videos. Especially by sharing the video of 'Surma Bhopali', the fans are paying homage. At the same time, there are some fans who are venting their anger over the year 2020.