Tollywood actor Jaya Prakash Reddy passes away at 74 due to heart attack

The actor collapsed early morning and passed away following a cardiac arrest at his residence in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh.

Telugu actor Jaya Prakash Reddy passed away early today at his residence in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. He passed away due to a cardiac arrest. He was 74.

He collapsed on the commode in the washroom and died instantly. Family members rushed him to the hospital, where he was declared brought dead.

Jaya Prakash Reddy was known for his villainous as well as comic roles. Some of his most popular films include Samarasimha Reddy, Preminchukundam Raa, Narasimha Naidu, Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana, Julayi, Ready, Kick, Jayam Manadera, Jamba Lakidi Pamba, Avunu Valliddaru Istapaddaru, Kabaddi Kabbadi, Evadi Gola Vadidi and Kithakithalu.

The versatile actor was last seen in Mahesh Babu-starrer Sarileru Neekevvaru, which released in January 2020.