Bollywood or Hindi cinema has lost rare gems that cannot be replaced. Late stars like Rishi Kapoor, Sushant Singh Rajput, Sridevi, Irrfan Khan, Yash Raj Chopra and many others have contributed immensely to the film industry; however, some films of them were released after their deaths.
Take a look at Bollywood actors and their Bollywood actors and their latest movies here:
Rishi Kapoor: The veteran actor passed away on April 30, 2020 after a valiant battle with cancer. The sudden disappearance of the actor shocked everyone and left his fans in a vacuum. Even though Rishi Kapoor signed the Hindi remake of The Intern, his latest film is Sharmaji Namkeen. As he could not complete the filming of the film, Paresh Rawal stepped in to complete the film. On the other hand, the late veteran star was replaced by Amitabh Bachchan in The Intern.
Sushant Singh Rajput: Another disappearance that shook the entire nation was that of the SSR. It was reported that he committed suicide in his apartment in Bandra on June 14, 2020. Sushant’s latest film, Dil Bechara, directed by Mukesh Chhabra, was released after his death on July 24, 2020. The film made it all the nostalgic world and the tears in the eyes.
Sridevi: Iconic star and female superstar Sridevi passed away on February 24, 2018. She made an appearance in Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma with Zero, which was released in December after her passing.
Mena Kumari: The actor who was known as the Queen of Tragedy passed away in 1972 and her last film released a few months after her passing was Gomti Kinari.
Yash Raj Chopra: One of the prolific filmmakers who made iconic films like Chandni, Silsila, Veer Zaara and many more passed away on October 21, 2012, just months before the release of his highly anticipated film Jab Tak Hai Jaan. Yash Chopra’s latest film, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, starring Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma, was released on November 13, 2012.
Irfan Khan: The veteran star died on April 29, 2020 after a valiant battle with cancer. He suffered from a neuroendocrine tumour. After being treated for the same, Irrfan star Angrezi Medium was released; however, Irrfan Khan’s last film was Murder at Teesri Manzil 302.
Madhubala: One of India’s finest and most magnificent actresses, Madhubala left for her heavenly abode in 1969. Madhubala’s last film Jwala was released two years later in 1971.
Smita Patil: Arguably, one of the most talented and polished actresses in Bollywood passed away on December 13, 1986. Smita Patil’s last film was Mirch Masala where she played the feisty and feisty Sonbai. The film was released after his death in 1987.
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