‘Chak De! India’ actress Shilpa Shukla pays tribute to Javed Khan Amrohi
Shilpa Shukla, who starred alongside the late actor Javed Khan Amrohi in the film Chak De! India, is inconsolable over his passing.
Shilpa shared an emotional tribute to Javed Khan Amrohi on Instagram.
Her letter read in part, “Communicate to your friend that his passing will cause you to lose a piece of yourself as well. Get ready to follow him around everywhere he goes. He won’t be completely alone. Sukhlal Ji ke Team. We are with you, Sir#javedkhanamrohi.”
On Tuesday, Javed Khan Amrohi died in a Mumbai hospital. He was 70.
The actor, who was in movies like “Andaz Apna Apna” and “Lagaan,” reportedly passed away from lung failure.
When the Instagram team at Aamir Khan Productions heard the news, they immediately expressed their sadness.
“To Javed Ji, You always managed to make everyone around you feel welcome and happy. We will miss your genuine soul and boundless optimism “an Instagram update from Aamir Khan’s production company.
After graduating from the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Javed Khan Amrohi began his career on stage. He went on to star in more than 150 films and a dozen TV series.
Javed Khan Amrohi’s film roles ranged from the lead in “Andaz Apna Apna” and “Lagaan” to supporting roles in “Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke” and “Ishq,” among many others. He also appeared in the film “Sadak 2,” which starred Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur, and Sanjay Dutt. The television series “Mirza Ghalib” was just one of the many in which he appeared.