Veteran Cinematographer Johny Lal Dies Of Covid-19 Related Complications

Mumbai: Veteran cinematographer Johny Lal died due to Covid-19 related complications at his home in Mumbai on Wednesday.

The cinematographer worked in films like Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein and Mujhe Kuch Kehna Hai, among others. R Madhavan and Tusshar Kapoor took to social media to pay tribute to the veteran cinematographer.

Sharing a photo of the late cinematographer, Madhavan wrote, “The Saga of tragedies continues & we lost a wonderful man-The DOP of RHTDM. RIP Johny Lal sir. Your gentleness, kindness, and brilliance will be so missed. You so beautifully managed to bring out our souls in RHTDM & now yours makes its way to the heavens. Heartbroken and aghast (sic).”



Tusshar Kapoor wrote:  “RIP Johnny sir! Thank you for making #mujhekucchkehnahai look like the way it did, fresh even today! Thank you for making my rawness and imperfection, look natural and youthful, during the filming of my 1st film! (sic).”

Johny Lal has worked on several Hindi films including Urvashi Rautela’s Virgin Bhanupriya (2020), Arbaz Khan’s Main Zaroor Aaounga (2019), Govinda and Salman Khan’s Partner (2007), John Abraham and Suniel Shetty’s Lakeer (2004), Hrithik Roshan and Kareena Kapoor’s Yaadein (2001), and many more.