Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh passed away at Dubai. He started his filmy carer with Garm Hava was much appreciated in Shatranj Ke Khiladi, Chasme Buddoor, Kisise na Kehna and he was also host to popular Television show Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai. A show in which he used to interview many Bollywood celebrities. He was very active in theaters too.
As per sources , The actor was in Dubai apparently for a concert, where he died after suffering a major heart attack this news was confirmed by a family member, “He has passed away,” . His body will be brought to Mumbai later in the day after completing the formalities in Dubai. He was only 65.
Farooq was a true gentleman well liked by the film fraternity. His last film was ‘Club 60‘ and before that he was seen playing the role of a father in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani to Ranbir Kapoor.
May his soul rest in peace