Kollywood filmmaker and cinematographer KV Anand died of massive cardiac arrest today, April 30 morning at a private hospital in Chennai. Tamil superstar Rajnikanth and Kamal Haasan took to social media to pay their last respects to the late director.
Superstar Rajnikanth, who is currently busy shooting for his upcoming film in Hyderabad, took to twitter to condole the death of ace director and cinematographer. He tweeted in Tamil which is translated as, “The demise of the respected KV Anand is shocking and painful; My deepest condolences to his family who lost him. May his soul rest in peace.”
Kamal Haasan also took to twitter to pay his condolences to the filmmaker KV Anand. His tweet can be loosely translated as, “KV Anand, who started his career as a photographer in magazines, has established himself as an outstanding cinematographer and director due to his unwavering dedication. His demise is a huge loss to cinema. My heartfelt condolences.”
KV Anand untimely death has sent shock waves in the industry, which is still mourning the death of actor Vivek.
KV Anand felt chest pain last night and managed to drove himself to the hospital to get it checked. However, he suffered a massive cardiac arrest and passed away around 3 am today morning. His body will be moved in Adyar at his home where people can be pay their last respects.