The veteran actor and filmmaker Feroz Khan passes away this morning after a prolonged battle with cancer. Feroz was diagnosed with cancer a year ago. He was 70 when passed away early morning at his Bangalore residence. Feroz was born and brought up in Bangalore. Few days before his death, Feroz wished to go his farmhouse in Banglore and visit his loving pets. Following his wish son Fardeen Khan made all the arrangements for him to fly to Banglore. Feroz was also known in the industry for his unconditional love for animals.
Feroz Khan made his acting debut with film Didi in 1960 as a second lead. But he claim to fame with his wonderful performances in Qurbani and Janbaaz. There after he has done many films, while he last appeared in a comedy flick Welcome (2007) along with actors Akshay Kumar and Anil Kapoor. Feroz Khan was always known for his different persona and his powerful voice.
Many film industry people have expressed grief towards his death as it would be biggest loss to the industry. Feroz is survived by daughter Laila and son Fardeen.