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LONDON: The veteran Indian born actor Saeed Jaffrey OBE, who starred in more than a hundred and fifty films, has passed away peacefully in the early hours of November 14th at a London Hospital. He was 86 yrs old. Mr Jaffrey had collapsed at his London residence from a brain haemorrhage and never regained consciousness.

He leaves his wife Jennifer who, as always, was at his side.

His funeral is being planned to take place in London around 2 weeks time.

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Saeed Jaffrey’s acting career began in India, where he was born, and where, after obtaining a Master’s degree in History he formed his own English theatre company in Delhi playing leads in productions of Shakespeare, Wilde, Priestley, Fry, Dylan Thomas and Tennessee Williams....

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