Director Jeeva passes away


Noted cinematographer-turned-director Jeeva died in Moscow on Tuesday, June 26 reportedly following a cardiac arrest. Jeeva was in Russia shooting for his latest Tamil film DHAAM DHOOM starring Jayam Ravi and Kangana Ranaut. Apart from working for more than 40 films including Shankar's GENTLEMAN, KADHALAN and INDIAN, Jeeva has also worked for many Bollywood blockbusters. He contributed as a cinematographer in Priyadarshan?s films like HULCHUL, YEH TERAA GHAR YEH MERAA GHAR, HERA PHERI and BHAGAM BHAG. His three hit films 12 B, ULLAM KETKUME MORE and UNNALE UNNALE proved his prowess as a director.

RUN starring Abhishek Bachchan and Bhumika Chawla was his last Bollywood movie as a director.