Indian producer was set to shoot this month
Best known for 1990s hits “Saajan” (with stars Madhuri Dixit, Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt) and “Prahaar” through his Divya Films International, Bokade was busily readying a comeback after a decade-long absence from the movies.
He was in preparation for a new film to shoot this month in Fiji and Malaysia starring Rajeev Khandelwal and to be directed by Kajal Naskar.
Anupam Kher tweeted: “Shocked & Saddened to know about sudden Death of my producer Sudhakar Bokade. We were to start shooting from 13th. He was a Good man. RIP.” Actress Nisha Aggarwal added “Extremely shocked n saddend 2 hear abt d sudden death of my producer Mr.Sudhakar Bokade! We were 2 start shooting on the 17th. R.I.P”
Bokade’s “Saajan” was also set to be remade by the original’s director Lawrence D’Souza.
(With input from Bollywood Life.)