Vivek was admitted to the intensive care unit at a private hospital in Chennai on Friday morning after suffering a heart attack.
Vivek was last seen in ‘Dharala Prabhu’, which was a Tamil remake of the Hindi film Vicky Donor.
Tamil actor Vivek died at a hospital in Chennai on Saturday morning following a heart attack. He was 59 years old.
Vivek was admitted to the intensive care unit at the hospital on Friday morning after suffering a heart attack. A medical report said he had received an “emergency coronary angiogram followed by angioplasty” on Friday.
As soon as the news of Vivek’s death surfaced online, celebrities in all industries took to social media with respect.
R Rahman wrote on Twitter, “I can’t believe you left us.
Radikaa Sarathkumar posted on Twitter, “Shocked beyond words @Actor_Vivek. Many fond memories and moments shared with you keep running through my head. I sympathize with your family, #RIp dear friend. ”
Mohan Raja shared on Twitter, “Shocking n I still can’t believe this myth is gone. Memories of working with him in Kumkumaran will always be precious. Our deepest sympathies go out to the family. ”