- Alia shared a photo of herself, Siddharth and Varun Dhawan
- “Always smiling and always positive,” she wrote about Sidharth Shukla
- “My heartfelt condolences to his family,” he said.
Following the sudden death of actor Sidharth Shukla this morning, his Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania co-star Alia Bhatt paid an emotional tribute to him on Instagram. Sidharth Shukla played an NRI suitor for Alia Bhatt in the 2014 film, which also starred Varun Dhawan. Sharing a picture of herself with Sidharth Shukla and Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt remembered the late actor with these words: “Sid, one of the warmest, kindest and most genuine people I have worked with. Always smiling. Always positive. My heartfelt condolences to his family, loved ones and his fans who loved him deeply. Rest in peace.”
Siddharth Shukla, 40, died of a heart attack on Thursday morning. According to news agency PTI, he was taken to the Cooper Hospital in Mumbai after suffering a heart attack.
Watch Alia Bhatt’s tribute to Siddharth Shukla here:
Earlier on Thursday, Varun Dhawan also condoled Siddharth Shukla in an Instagram post. Varun Dhawan wrote, “Rip Bhai. You are loved by many and you have touched many with your kind heart and beautiful personality. Today heaven has gained a star and we have lost one. My condolences to the family and loved ones. It’s a deep feeling.” his post. Have a look:
Sidharth Shukla became a household name after starring in Balika Vadhu: Kachchi Umar Ke Pakke Rishtey. She participated in reality shows like Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6. He also won Bigg Boss 13 in 2020.
Apart from Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, Sidharth Shukla also starred in the 2016 film Business in Kazakhstan.