Filmmaker Hansal Mehta on Monday went down memory lane to recall his experience of working with ailing actor Rahul Roy. Mehta had shot a music video with Rahul, then a newcomer, in the nineties. Also Read – Rahul Roy of Aashiqui fame suffers brain stroke in Kargil; admitted to Nanavati Hospital
The filmmaker described the Aashiqui fame actor as graceful and kind. Also Read – #30yearsofAashiqui : Kapil Sharma to croon the hits of Rahul Roy-Anu Aggarwal film, making it a musical night
“#RahulRoy and I worked together in the first time I ever directed anything outside Khana Khazana. It was a music video for @ZeeMusicCompany in 1994. He was ever graceful and kind. Worked with a total newcomer then and trusted him. Get well soon Rahul,” Mehta tweeted. Also Read – #30yearsofAashiqui : Rahul Roy reveals on The Kapil Sharma Show that he had rejected Shah Rukh Khan’s Darr
Mehta’s tweet comes at a time when Rahul Roy is undergoing treatment for brain stroke.
The 52-year-old actor, who shot to popularity in the 1990s, was shooting in Kargil for a his forthcoming film LAC – Live the Battle. The extreme weather conditions in Kargil have reportedly contributed to the actor’s ailment and he suffered a brain stroke. He was then rushed from Kargil to Srinagar and then to Mumbai where he is presently undergoing treatment at Nanavati Hospital.