Bollywood Mourns Farooq Sheikh


NEW DELHI – Bollywood woke up to ashocking news on Saturday when veteranactor Farooq Sheikh died of heart attackin Dubai.From Amitabh Bachchan to ShekharKapur most of them took to Twitter toexpress the grief and loss the incidentcaused to the industry.Bachchan: T 1336 -God !! FarooqSheikh passes away !!? A true gentleman,a wonderful colleague ! A quiet honestyabout him. Very very sad !T 1336 -Farooq Sheikh !! Cannot believe he hasgone. There was an absence of any kindof pretence in his demeanour, or towardshis work !!Shah Rukh Khan: My biggest regretthat I never got to spend time with you,Faroukh sahib, as I had requested.Should have done it earlier. I feel sosorry.Shekhar Kapur: #RIPFarooqShaikhThe last time we met, we talked politics. Iwish we has talked film and acting. Itswhat we love most. I would have learned#RIPFarooqSheikh Garam Hawa,Chasme Badoor, Umrao Jaan, KathaShanghai. List of brilliance is endless.Life passionately dedicated 2 his artManoj Bajpayee: Never felt so sadrecently as I am feeling today after Iheard the news of sudden demise ofFarooque Sheikh saab!man with no pretence!RIPsirKunal Kohli: Completely Shocked tohear about Farooq Sheikh passing away.RIP. Can’t believe this news. Really sad.Muzaffar Ali: He brought sensitivity andvulnerability to every charcter that heplayed. He was a natural actor.Hema Malini: He was a wonderfulhuman being and a great co-actor. I amshocked and saddenedBoman Irani: Farooq Sheikh passesaway! Shocked, numbed and saddened.Was supposed to be shooting with himtoday. A gentleman actor is no more!Mahesh Bhatt: Alvida Farooq bhai thewarmth of your smile lingers in ourmemory!Raveena Tandon: RIP Farooqji..a gentlemanactor..ull be missedMadhur Bhandarkar: Deeply saddenedto hear about Farooq Sheikh. Will misshis warmth, acting skills & gentlemanlydemeanour.RIP sir.Mini Mathur: Hope Farooq Sheikh islistening to the wonderful odes & goodbyes.We should appreciate people weadmire while they are still around. RIP.Kailash Kher: Shocked to hear about agreat human, wonderful actor FarooqSheikh s sudden Demise, RIP FarukhSaab.. God Bless the departed Soul.PrayersSophie Choudry: Such sad news towake up to! Fabulous actor, understatedgentleman.. Have loved him in so manyfilms frm Noorie to YJHD! RIPFarooque SheikhJackky Bhagnani: RIP Farooq sir .Thank u for being like a father to me andteaching me so much through this film .Your teachings will always stay with me