Veteran Drama Artist Neelu Passed Away!

Thursday, May 10th, 2018 - 21:45

Veteran Drama Artist Neelu Passed Away!

"R Neelakantan," who is popularly known as Neelu, passed away today at Cauvery Hospital, Chennai. He is 83-years-old. Neelu is popular for his dramas with Cho Ramaswamy and Crazy Mohan troupes. Neelu has performed in nearly 7000 stage plays and 160 movies. He was last seen in Anbanavan Asaradhavan Adangadhavan with “ Silambarasan,” Shriya Saran and Tamannaah Bhatia. Neelu had been a part of Avvai Shanmugi, Surya Vamsam, Kadhala Kadhala, Pammal K Sammandham, Anniyan, Kalyana Samayal Sadham and Trisha Illana Nayanthara. Neelu had been the partner of Viveka Fine Arts Club, which had Cho’s brother Ambi and Narayanasamy. Till his death, he had been in the film industry, without letting his career. May his soul rest in peace! Our deepest condolences to his family!