Dilip of Kannada and Tamil film industry, passed away in Mysore in the wee hours of Friday (May 25). The actor, who was suffering from kidney ailment for the past few years, suffered a major heart attack on Friday and breathed his last. He was 52 and is survived by wife Hema, daughter Bhavya and son Maurya.
He has acted in more than 70 Tamil films and 15 Kannada films. The actor invested on business firms and lost huge sums of money. Those who knew Dileep well recall him as a soft and loving person. "He cared for everyone around and he always tried to come out with his best whenever he stood in front of the camera," they say.
Dilip was recognized for films by director cum producer Dwarakish Shruthi, Indina Ramayana, Thavarina Tottilu and several others. He came to Mysore in 2004 from Chennai. He saw a peak in his career graph but that didn't sustain for long.
IndiaGlitz offers condolence to his near & dear ones...