Sholay actor, Viju Khote aka Kalia dies at the age of 77 – Bollywood loses another great actor.

Viju Khote, actor who played Kalia in Sholay, dies at the age of 77 – the veteran actor did more than 400 films.

viju khote actor who played kalia in shole dies at 77
Viju Khote as Kalia in Sholay | photo : youtube

Veteran film and theater actor, Viju Khote, passed away at the age of 77. The great actor did more than 400 films and TV shows in different languages. He was best known for playing the role of Kalia in Bollywood blockbuster Sholay and the character of Robert in cult classic Andaaz Apna Apna.
Khote had not been feeling very well for past sometime and finally said goodbye to us in his home. The great actor who entertained us for past 55 years, left all his fans in tears.

Viju Khote’s best comedy scenes from Andaaz Apna Apna.

Arshad Warsi and few other Bollywood celebrities along with friends and family attended his funeral. 
Viju Khote was still working in films. His last film was 2018’s Jane Kyun De Yaaro. Khote will be remembered with some of his iconic performances and dialogues that will never fade away. The actor has appeared in many many popular commercial as well as critically acclaimed films. His first film was Ya Malk in 1964.