Sameer Khakkar: Popular actor of TV industry Sameer Khakkar is no more with us. At the age of 71, he said goodbye to the world. According to the information received from his close relatives, he had a respiratory illness and his health was deteriorating for a long time. He breathed his last at 4.30 am today. He will be cremated today at the Babhai Naka cremation ground in Borivali.
Sameer Khakkar was battling these diseases
Renowned TV and Bollywood actor Sameer Khakkar breathed his last at 4.30 am today. Confirming the news of his death, Sameer’s brother Ganesh Khakkar said that he was having breathing problem since yesterday afternoon after which he was admitted to MM Hospital in Borivali where he fainted. After this he was shifted to the ICU and here he breathed his last around 4.30 am due to multiple organ failure. His last rites will be performed this morning.
Sameer Khakkar became famous with this role.
Talk about Sameer Khakkar, he has spent more than 4 decades in the industry. During this, he has won praise from the people by playing so many popular characters. In the popular serial ‘Nukkad’ of the 80s, he played the very famous role of a drunken man ‘Khopdi’. Even today Sameer is remembered for his character.
Have worked with such big stars
Not only this, along with establishing his coinage in theater and Bollywood, he proved his acting skills in the TV industry as well. Let me tell you that he had made a distance from the industry for some time, but once again he made a comeback and attracted everyone’s attention with his presence in many films and dramas. He shared the screen with all the actors in the industry, be it Govinda, Shahrukh or Salman Khan.
Showed his talent in these films
Sameer did films like ‘Parinda’, ‘Eena Meena Deeka’, ‘Dilwale’, ‘Raja Babu’, ‘Aatank Hi Aatank’, ‘Return of Jewel Thief’, ‘Awwal Number’, ‘Pyaar Deewana Hota Hai’, ‘Hum Hain Kamal’. Also played character roles in many films like ‘K’. Sameer was last seen in the Amazon Prime released series ‘Farzi’. Talking about Sameer’s personal life, he used to live alone in Mumbai. His wife lives in America.