Casting Director Seher Aly Latif Passed Away, Swara Bhasker Expresses Her Grief
Swara Bhasker expresses her grief as the casting director Seher Aly Latif passed away in Mumbai due to renal failure. Seher Aly Latif, known for producing Swara Bhasker’s Netflix series Bhaag Beanie Bhaag and working as a casting director for films like Lunchbox and Monsoon Shootout, passed away on Monday following a cardiac arrest. She was in her early 40s, breathed her last at Mumbai’s Lilavati hospital, where she was admitted for renal failure. Actor Swara Bhasker took to her social media profile and wrote a wordy note and shared a throwback video. The note read, “Seher, I teased you ‘coz I didn’t know how to tell you how much I like you- for ur warmth, for ur cheer, for ur gentle goodness, for ur kindness to strugglers, for ur fun, for ur beliefs, for standing up for me, for unwittingly helping me out of a dark place”
“I teased you because I thought we had many years to work together, we’d collaborate again, and that you would discover that for me you were one of the finest colleagues & producers I’d worked with & that I admired ur resolve, ambition & people skills deeply” “I joked with u because I didn’t know how else to express my deep fondness & affection for u. For the warmth & good spirits, u brought to your work & mine...I wish we had followed through on the catch-up sessions we planned. I wish I had called instead of texting” “I wish we’d met this last month Seher. I wish I’d referred to u as ‘Seth ji’...If we are wishing, what I really wish is this cruel accident of fate be reversed and you threaten not to sign my cheques again...I can’t say goodbye #SeherAlyLatif Not yet, not yet” read the full note. Celebrities like Rajkummar Rao, Huma Qureshi, Anurag Kashyap, Shibani Dandekar, Rohit Saraf, Mitali Palkar, Nimrat Kaur, Harshvardhan Kapoor, Sanya Malhotra, Nora Fatehi, Masaba Gupta, Maanvi Gagroo, and more also took to their respective social media account to mourn the demise of Seher. Seher has worked as the casting director for films like 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' and its sequel 'Million Dollar Arm', Bollywood movies like 'Shakuntala Devi' and 'Durgamati: The Myth'.