Tamil Diplomat

Saeed Jaffrey, Indian actor and Bollywood veteran, dies

Tributes have poured in since Jaffrey suffered a brain haemorrhage in London.

Jaffrey starred in such acclaimed Indian films as Satyajit Ray’s Shatranj ke Khiladi (The Chess Players) and more than 100 Bollywood productions.

He also appeared in A Passage To India, Gandhi and The Man Who Would Be King, and earned a Bafta nomination for his role in 1985’s My Beautiful Laundrette.