RIP: OMG 2 actor Sunil Shroff passes away; reason unknown

Actor Sunil Shroff has passed away. He was well-known for his roles in films such as ‘Shiddat’ and Akshay Kumar’s ‘OMG 2’.

Veteran actor, Sunil Shroff died on 14th September. He was recently seen in the famous film ‘Oh My God 2’ alongside Pankaj Tripathi and Akshay Kumar. His cause of death is still unknown. Sunil is also well-known for his role in “Shiddat.”

The Cine & TV Artistes’ Association (CINTAA), a trade union that works after the rights and welfare of its members in the entertainment industry, went to X (previously Twitter) to announce Sunil Shroff’s death.


“CINTAA expresses its condolences on the demise of Sunil Shroff” (Non-Member) #condolence #condolencias #restinpeace #rip #sunilshroff #condolencemessage #heartfelt #cintaa (sic).” They wrote along with an image.

His ‘chautha’ ceremony will take place on September 17 at 5 pm in Mumbai.

Shroff was most recently featured in OMG 2, a film starring Akshay Kumar, Pankaj Tripathi, and Yami Gautam. The movie was released on August 11 and was a huge critical and commercial success.

Sunil Shroff uploaded a selfie with his ‘OMG 2’ co-star Pankanj Tripathi on August 16, just weeks before his death. He captioned it “Omg 2 party (sic).”

Sunil Shroff played the role of Gautam Sehgal’s (Mohit Raina) father in the 2021 romantic drama film ‘Shiddat.’ Radhika Madan and Sunny Kaushal starred in the film, along with Diana Penty and Arjun Singh. Apart from that, he has also worked in a 2021 film titled ‘Kabaad – The Coin’ in a supporting role. Sunil has also worked in online series such as ‘Julie,’ ‘Jaghanya,’ and others. He also appeared in a number of commercials.

He plays a senior doctor in the action web series ‘Abhay,’ starring Kunal Khemu. Sunil also appeared in Arjun Rampal’s 2019 series ‘The Final Call’ as Mr Jindal.

We at pray that his soul may rest in peace and hope that his family gets the courage to bear with the loss.