The sudden demise of veteran actor Vinod Khanna sends the strong shockwave in the industry. The moment the news broke, the condolence started to make its way for the family. In the same gesture, Bollywood film Director and Producer decided to cancel its premier of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion which is directed by SS Rajamouli starring Prabhas and Rana Daggubati.
Karan Johar took to Twitter to announce that the team of ‘Bahaubali’ has decided to cancel the special screening of the film tonight. He wrote: “As a mark of respect to our beloved Vinod Khanna the entire team of Baahubali has decided to cancel the premiere tonight…(sic).”
As a mark of respect to our beloved Vinod Khanna the entire team of Baahubali has decided to cancel the premiere tonight…
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) April 27, 2017
Here’s the official statement:
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) April 27, 2017
The film will hit the silver screen tomorrow.
Khanna was reportedly suffering from cancer. He was undergoing treatment at the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre here.
A shocking photograph of the ailing actor had surfaced on social media a few days back and it left his fans and well-wishers extremely upset.