Tollywood film industry has recently lost a great actor Harikrishna Nandamuri. Weeks after the untimely demise of Harikrishna, we have another talented actor passing away. Vijay Prasad, who was commonly known as Vizag Prasad to everyone in the film industry breathed his last in Hyderabad on Sunday at Yashoda hospital. The cause of the death, as per the media reports is the prolonged illness caused due to the age. The actor passed away around 3 AM on Sunday due to a cardiac arrest. The actor was 75 when he breathed his last.
Vizag Prasad was popular for so many portrayals in the film industry but the most famous one was playing Uday Kiran’s father in 2001 released film Nuvvu Nenu directed by Teja. Apart from the movies, he also acted in the TV serials like Idhi Maa Prema Katha, Allari Bullodu, and Ranivari Bangla.
Vizag Prasad also acted in Tamil movies. He shared the screen space with Kamal Haasan in the Tamil film Unnal Mudiyum. He made his debut in Telugu with the movie Babayi Abbayi starring Nandamuri Balakrishna.
A lot of actors from TFI have shared their condolences messages on the social media and prayed the God to provide the strength for Prasad’s family.