Last updated: November 17, 2018 12:46:20 pm
The film and actor Alyque Padamsee actor died on Saturday in Mumbai. He was 90. As a film actor, he was well-known for his role in the Richard Attenborough film, Gandhi, where Muhammad Ali Jinnah played. Padamsee did not keep well for some time now.
Following the news of his death, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, "Tired of the decline of Shri Alyque Padamsee. A great communicator, his extensive work in advertising, will always be remembered. Contribution to theater is also notable. My thoughts with family and friends are in this sad hour: PM @nerendramodi "
Tired of the decline of Shri Alyque Padamsee. A great communicator, his extensive advertising work will always be remembered. His contribution to theater was also notable. My thoughts with family and friends are in this sad hour: PM @narendramodi
– PMO India (@PMOIndia) November 17, 2018
Ramnath Kovind's President took Twitter and wrote, "We sorry to hear about passing Alyque Padamsee, creative guru, theater personality and doyen of industry ad. My family and friends are sorry to #PresidentKovind colleagues. "
I am sorry to hear about passing Alyque Padamsee, creative guru, theater personality and doyen of industry ad. My family is a reluctance, friends and colleagues #PresidentKovind
– President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) November 17, 2018
The Indian theater personality and filmmaker ad, Padamsee, are known as a modern Indian advertising Father. He established one of the best advertising agencies in the country, Lintas. He gave some iconic moments to advertise Indian as a Liril girl in the waterfall, Hamara Bajaj, the Kamasutra couple and many others. He was awarded the Padmashri Award in 2000 and also received Sangeet Natak Akademi Tagore Ratna in 2012.
Many Bollywood celebrities including Arshad Warsi, Iranian Boman, Nimrat Kaur and Kasbekar's Odius among others have also tweeted and expressed their grief on the death of the personality of the theater.
Sad to hear about it #AlyquePadamsee I had the privilege of a choreography of plays. He recognized his honesty, his talent and intelligence. You will always be loved and missed, RIP Alyque
– Arshad Warsi (@ArshadWarsi) November 17, 2018
After getting tired to hear about passing Ad Guru and a doyen theater #AlyquePadamsee.
I gave my first break in Theater, as a disadvantage before and after me.
Maverick, Unique, Disagree.
There will never be another.#RIP Alyque.
– Iranian Boman (@bomanirani) November 17, 2018
– Ehsaan Noorani (@EhsaanNoorani) November 17, 2018
Condolences and deepest prayers for the families and loved ones of Wales #AlyquePadamsee sir … really pioneer. May he rest in peace.
– Nimrat Kaur (@NimratOfficial) November 17, 2018
After getting tired to hear about passing doyen advertising #AlyquePadamsee
When he was head of Lintas, he gave me some of my early breaks in photography advertising
It is never grateful for the break and the opportunity
– atul kasbekar (@atulkasbekar) November 17, 2018
The guru ad, in an earlier interview with Indian Express, said: "I like theater to reach and reach the audience in the heart and the head. Just like advertising. You scratch them so that their hearts and thoughts are related to you. "
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