It was a shocking morning for South Indian film industry. The death news of Telugu actor Uday Kiran, who has allegedly committed suicide in Hyderabad, has sent a shock wave to Sandalwood too.
See Photos: Fans Pay Last Respect To Uday Kiran
Kannada superstar Kiccha Sudeep, who maintains close relationship with Telugu film industry, has been shocked by hearing the news and expressed his condolence. The actor has took his micro-blogging site and expressed shock over Uday's demise.
Sudeep wrote, "Uday Kiran's news is a shocker. I was unable to react when I got th news. I spoke to him when he was here in Bangalore less than a week back.. RIP my friend."
The 33 year old actor was found hanging from the ceiling at his flat in Srinagar Colony, Hyderabad. It is reported that Uday Kiran's wife Vishitha and his parents found the body and rushed to the near by hospital where he was declared dead.
Uday Kiran made his acting debut with Chitram in the year 2000. The movie struck gold at the Box Office collection, which was later remade in Kannada as Chitra. The movie had Nagendra Prasad and Rekha in the lead roles.
Apart from Chitram, he has also given few hits, which includes Manasantha Nuvve, Nuvvu Neenu and Sriram. Manasantha Nuvve was also remade in Kannada as Manasella Neene, which also had Nagendra Prasad in the lead role.