The popular villain of ’90s named Mahesh Anand was found dead at his home in Andheri’s Yaari road area on February 9, a report by ANI. He was 57.
Yesteryear Bollywood Actor Mahesh Anand was found dead at his residence in Mumbai earlier today. The reason behind his death is yet to be ascertained; the body has been sent to Cooper Hospital for postmortem.
— ANI (@ANI) February 9, 2019
His body has been taken to Cooper Hospital for a post-mortem. The reason behind his death is yet to be determined.
He is known for his many negative roles in Bollywood and was last appeared in Govinda’s ‘Rangeela Raja’, which was released on last year January and had worked films like Shahenshah (1988), Majboor (1989), Swarg (1990), Thanedaar (1990), Vishwatma (1992), Gumrah (1993), Khuddar (1994), Betaaj Badshah (1994), Vijeta (1996) and Kurukshetra (2000).
A report by PeepingMoon.com his ex-wife said, “We are not in touch since 2002.”
In an earlier interview to Cinestaan, he said “Nobody signed me for 18 years. But God came in the form of a human being and offered me a small role. It’s a stepping stone back into the industry. Actually, it has not hit me till now because for 18 years I have lived alone, with no work and no money.”
Mahesh begged producer Pahlaj Nihalani for the role. “I have worked with some big people, but nobody remembered me,” he had said.