RIP Kundan Shah: SRK, Farhan Akhtar and other celebrities bid adieu to the director of Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro


He directed movies like Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, Kya Kehna, and Dil Hai Tumhara. Will never forget his genuineness, his cinematic knowledge & his unique sense of humour. — Sudhir Mishra (@IAmSudhirMishra) October 7, 2017

Rip kundan shah. #RIP
— Ayushmann Khurrana (@ayushmannk) October 7, 2017
RIP Kundan Shah! I know u will bring smiles around wherever u are…but this world will laugh less now. 2017-10-07T16:38:30+00:00″>
Updated: October 7, 2017 4:38 pm

Kundan Shah died of heart attack early on Saturday morning. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd The filmmaker, aged 69, died after suffering a heart attack. It was Kundan Shah who tried to transmit his Chaplinesque idealism and the Tramp’s tragicomic persona on Shah Rukh Khan with Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa and used him as if he was his very own Raj Kapoor. Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro brought him the prestigious National Film Award. Top News
Congress demands PM Modi order probe into Amit Shah son's firmWatch Padmavati trailer: Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji will give you nightmares, leave you stunnedBigg Boss 11: Evicted contestant Zubair Khan files complaint against Salman KhanThe wee hours of Saturday brought a sad news for the Indian film fraternity as ace filmmaker Kundan Shah breathed his last at his Bandra residence. Thank you for inspiring us. Also read | Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron director Kundan Shah passes away
Shah Rukh Khan, who worked with the director in the 1993 film, ‘Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa’ posted a tweet remembering him. A master film maker #JaaneBhiDoYaaron #KabhiHaanKabhiNaa. Adieux Kundan 🙏🙏🙏
— Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) October 7, 2017

Good bye #kundan shah. Thank you for the great cinema #KundanShah sir. RIP pic.twitter.com/3htJoJUtZh
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) October 7, 2017
Various other celebrities mourned this massive loss and shared their grief on Twitter:

A brave man Kundan Shah, who added vigour to the alternate cinema stream with movies like Jaane bhi do yaaro has left us. i learnt a lot frm him whilst filming kabbhihaankabhina..quiet genius he was
— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) October 7, 2017

It’s probably wrong but I can’t help but imagine Kundan Shah n Renu Saluja meeting n arguing over a cut n maybe Ravi Baswani is mediating! RIP
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) October 7, 2017

Saddened 2 hear my favourite director Kundan Shah is no more.. He gave Indian cinema and television the gift of satirical comedy. Oh my friend I miss you. We all @FTIIOfficial @Whistling_Woods shall remember u for your great films with us n in history indian cinema.🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽
— Subhash Ghai (@SubhashGhai1) October 7, 2017

Saddened to learn that Kundan Shah is no more. — Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) October 7, 2017

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron and Kabhi Haan Kabhi Na were truly ahead the times. Mourning the loss of the great talent, Mahesh Bhatt, Subhash Ghai, Farhan Akhtar and Sudhir Mishra among others mentioned how Shah was a cult filmmaker.