Veteran actor Vinu Chakravarthy(age 74) has passed away at his home at 7 PM this evening (April 27, 2017).Vinu Chakravarthy had a successful career in cine industry who succeeded as an actor, script writer and director. He acted in a total of 1002 films as a villain and in comic roles, which includes 900 in Tamil, 30 in Malayalam and five in Telugu . He also worked with the iconic actors of Tamil cinema, such as Sivaji Ganesan, Superstar Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Vijayakanth, Sathyaraj, Ramarajan,Vijay and Ajith. His last outing is with Dulquer salmaan, Vaya Moodi Pesavum.
He is survived by his wife Karnapoo, son Saravanan, and daughter Shanmuga Priya. Kollywood lost this most versatile performer.
Superstar Rajinikanth took to twitter and express his sorrow on Vinu Chakravarthy quietus.
RIP Vinu Chakravarthi… my condolences to the family.
— Rajinikanth (@superstarrajini) April 27, 2017
We offer our deepest condolences to his family. May his soul Rest In Peace.