Bollywood actor Narendra Jha passed away last week. He passed away due to a sudden heart attack at his farmhouse in Nanegaon, Nasik on Wednesday. He was 55. His most
noted films being HAIDER, RAEES, GHAYAL ONCE AGAIN, HAMARI ADHURI KAHANI, MOHENJODARO, SHORGUL, MY FATHER IQBAL, FORCE 2, KAABIL, 2016 The End and Doordarshan's Shanti.
Narendra Jha's acting journey began in 1992 when he enrolled in SRCC acting diploma course after his post graduation in history from JNU. When he came to Mumbai, he was flooded with modeling offers and he became the popular face of the ad world. Having done more than 20 TV serials, he was finalized to play an important role in the 2002 realised movie FUNTOOSH. The next year he was cast to play Habibur Rahman in the film NETAJI SUBHASH CHANDRA BOSE: THE FORGOTTEN HERO directed by Shyam Benegal.
However, this association with Benegal continued and he again cast Jha to play Mohammed Ali Jinnah in Samvidhaan
He was signed up for the upcoming Salman Khan starrer RACE 3 among other projects.
Many Bollywood celebs and TV stars like producer Ramesh Taurani, filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker, Manoj Joshi, Kay Kay Menon with wife Nivedita Bhattacharya, Amit Behl, Imran khan, Mohit Raina, Neetu Chandra, Meghna Malik, Raza Murad, Kumud Mishra, Sushant Singh, Anup Soni and Vrajesh Hirjee were spotted at the prayer meet of Narendra
Jha. The prayer meet was held at Iskcon in juhu.