Bollywood actor and director Feroz Khan died here late Sunday at the age of 70 as per reports to the media. The actor had been diagnosed with cancer about a year ago. Feroz Khan was hospitalized few days back and there he expressed his willingness to go to Bangalore. He was discharged a couple of days before.
He is survived by his son Fardeen and daughter Laila.
Feroz Khan was a dynamic actor during the late 70s and early 80s. He brought disco and innovations from the west into the Bollywood Movies. His noted movies were Qurbani and Jaanbaaz.
He made his debut as second lead in Didi (1960). He produced, directed and starred in Dharmatma, which was the first Indian film to be shot in Afghanistan and was also his first blockbuster hit as producer, director and actor.