Bollywood Artists Died Before Film Release:
Film-Making is a long process. No movie is made overnight and then released the next day. It takes months to prepare a perfect film and even more time to release it as it requires a lot of planning and work even after the preparation of the film. During the process, the lives of the actors, who work hard for the film, do not remain the same. There are some Bollywood actors and creative minds who passed away before the release of their last movie. But you know what they say, artists never die, their work is immortal and that keeps them alive.
1. Smita Patil
The beautiful actress, Smita Patil, passed away in 1986. There was a total ten movie which released after death including Waaris, Akarshan, Sutradhar.
2. Shammi Kapoor
Shammi Kapoor passed away in 2011, months before Rockstar released.
3. Meena Kumari
The most beautiful and talented actress of the 80s passed away weeks before Paakeezah released in the year 1972. ‘Gomti Ke Kinare’ also released that year.
4. Divya Bharti
She died in the year 1993. Five movies released after her death. Her death was untimely, and it happened while she was shooting for the film Laadla. After her death, she was replaced by Sridevi.
The most talented, and most humble actor, Sushant Singh Rajput, died by suicide in 2020. He died a month ago before the release of his last movie ‘Dil Bechara’ opposite Sanjana Sanghi.
6. Amrish Puri
The legendary actor, Amrish Puri, died a few days before ‘Kisna’ released.
7. Yash Chopra
legendary filmmaker, Yash Chopra, died in 2012. He completed the shooting of his last movie ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’ starring Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif. The film released after his death.
The breathtakingly gorgeous actress, Madhubala, passed away in 1969. Her last movie Jwala opposite Sunil Dutta released two years after death.