Producer/actor ‘Pattiyal’ Sekar(63), dad of director Vishnuvardhan (Billa, Arrambam) and actor Kreshna passed away today.
Sekar has produced Pattiyal, Alibaba, and Kazhugu in his career, he also played as the antagonist in the heist thriller Rajathandhiram. Sekar was instrumental in shaping up the career of Vishnuvardhan and Kreshna, his demise will be a big loss to both of them.
For the past one week, Sekar was at Bharathiraja Hospital in Chennai for treatment. Reports say that the producer had severe chest pain but despite doctors’ efforts, he passed away early in the morning.
We at Sify.com convey our deepest condolences to the bereaved family.