90-year-old actor Vidyadhar Karmarkar shoots for TV show
Mumbai: Actor Vidyadhar Karmarkar, who is one of the oldest artistes on television industry, is currently shooting for TV show “Manmarzian” despite his ill health.
The 90-year-old theatre personality is the latest addition and is playing the grandfather on the Star Plus’ show, which stars Monica Sehgal and Kashmira Irani in the lead roles.
“Is there anything better to do? I would prefer to be onscreen than sit at home and watch people be onscreen. Also my role is not a typical, dependent, depressed old grandfather. I am a dreamer who likes to dream and support others to pursue their dreams so it’s a fun role,” Karmarkar said in a statement.
Karmarkar is a known name in the world of drama and acting. He has also directed many shows.