Bollywood celebrities arrive at Ravi Chopra's funeral. From Varun Dhawan, Arjun Kapoor to Rani Mukerji and Aditya Chopra, all the Bollywood celebs have headed to the funeral, that started early in the morning today.
Veteran film and TV director Ravi Chopra, best known for his
Amitabh Bachchan starrer family drama
Baghbaan and TV series Mahabharat, died yesterday at the age of 68
following a lung ailment.
Chopra, admitted to the Breach Candy hospital here as he was not
keeping well for some time, passed away in the afternoon, family
He is survived by his wife and three children. Ravi came from an
illustrious family of filmmakers like B R Chopra (his father) and
Yash Chopra (uncle). Though his journey in cinema was not that
smooth as that of his seniors, he still helmed movies like
Zameer, The Burning Train, Mazdoor, Dahleez and
His biggest success came from the TV adaptation of Mahabharat,
which continues to have a following even today. The series was
directed by him and produced by his father. He also produced
Bhoothnath and Bhoothnath Returns with
Bachchan playing the friendly ghost in both the movies.
Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter to mourn the loss of the
filmmaker. "Rip Ravi Chopra! Shall always remember your ever
smiling face," wrote Divya Dutta.
Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted: "Saddened to hear about demise of
Ravi Chopra-ji. Apart from being a fine filmmaker, he was also a
very nice human being. Rest in Peace, Sir."
Actor Tusshar Kapoor wrote, "RIP Mr Ravi Chopra, deep
condolences for the entire family, may his soul rest in
Farah Khan tweeted, "One of the nicest, kindest n big hearted
soul in the film industry passed away today..Ravi Chopra.. May you
rest in peace."
Kailash Kher tweetd, "One of the Kindest man n Milestone of
Films n TV, Director Ravi Chopra Passed Away. His movies sensible
work of Art. RIP #AwayFromAllPain."
Check out the pictures of Bollywood celebrities attending Ravi
Chopra's funeral that was held early in the morning...
Varun Dhawan takes time off from ABCD 2 shooting and attends
Ravi Chopra's funeral.
Rani Mukerji too was spotted for she now belongs to the Chopra
family. She came with her hubby.
Ranbir Kapoor too came early in the morning but was spotted
leaving the venue with Katrina Kaif.
Katrina Kaif, too came, as she has acted in many films from
their banner. She was sulking in the back seat of the car.
Arjun Kapoor, put aside Tevar promotions and attended the
funeral. He came with the movie's director Amit Sharma.
Aditya Chopra was seen arriving with wife, Rani Mukerji. He and
Uday Chopra are the cousins of Ravi Chopra.
The couple left the funeral together. Now what will they say?
The duo are moving into their new house by this week.