Hindi, Telugu actor Narendra Jha, who acted as villain in Telugu movies like Yamadonga, Legend, Chhatrapati, died after suffering a cardiac arrest this morning at his farmhouse in Wada.
According to reports, it was his third heart attack; he was 55.
Narendra was recently seen in the role of Musa Bhai in Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees (2017).
Narendra was at his farmhouse in Nanegaon, Maharashtra, when he complained of chest pain.
Born in Madhubani, Bihar, the actor was prolific on both the mediums — TV and films.
Some of his important films included Vishal Bhardwaj’s Haider, Hrithik Roshan-starrer Kaabil and Mohenjo Daro and Ghayal Once Again among others.
Jha was working in a film with Sangram Singh that is yet to release.
Narendra began his small screen journey with Mandira Bedi’s Shanti and went on to model in TV ads.
He is survived by his wife Pankaja Thakur.