3 Idiots actor Akhil Mishra passes away at 67

New Delhi:

Bollywood actor Akhil Mishra has passed away. This information has been given by the news agency PTI. He was 67 years old. Akhil Mishra worked in Aamir Khan's film 3 Idiots. In the film, he played the role of a librarian. Akhil Mishra died in an accident on Tuesday. The actor's death has been confirmed by his wife Suzanne Bernert's publicist. The publicist said that Akhil was struggling with blood pressure problem. Akhil Mishra was trying to do some work on a stool in the kitchen when he allegedly fell and suffered a head injury. Akhil Mishra, who was bleeding profusely, was rushed to the hospital. Despite the efforts of doctors, he could not survive and died a few hours later.

At that time, Suzanne Bernert was in Hyderabad for the shooting of a project, when she came to know about the accident. After which she immediately ran away from the shooting. Akhil Mishra played the role of librarian Dubey in 3 Idiots and there were some comedy scenes in the film. He had also worked in films like Hazar Khwaishin Aisi, Well Done Abba, Calcutta Mail and Shah Rukh Khan's Don.

Apart from films, Akhil Mishra also worked in television. He was a part of shows like Do Dil Bandhe Ek Dori Se, Uttaran, Pardes Mein Mila Koi Apna and Shriman Shrimati. German actor Suzanne Bernert, who was last seen in The Accidental Prime Minister, recently opened up about how her husband Akhil Mishra put her career on hold to help her learn Hindi so that she could get better roles in films. There is an atmosphere of mourning in the film industry due to the death of Akhil Mishra.

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