Famous Bollywood makeup artist Pandhari Juker passed away on Monday, February 18 2020. He had worked with some of the best talents of the industry, including Dilip Kumar, Nargis, Madhubala, Madhuri Dixit, Sunil Dutt and Amitabh Bachchan among others.
Pandhari was Big B’s first-ever makeup artist and the actor mourned his demise as he wrote on Twitter, “Pandhari Juker, passes away, prayers, condolences … pioneer, iconic make up Artist, of Film Industry .. trained all the prominent makeup artists of today .. brilliant, professional and a most endearing personality .. my very first make up was done by him.”
Besides, Madhuri Dixit too expressed her grief in a tweet. “Saddened to hear of the passing of Pandhari Dada, who has worked with everyone from Meena kumari to Madhubala to today. I have very fond memories of him working together in Tezaab, Ram Lakhan & many more. He made everyone look beautiful & elegant on screen. May soul rest in peace,” she wrote on Twitter.
“My first makeup was done by dada, who is adored and respected by all.. there will be no one like him..we will miss you dada..was a blessing that you did my makeup amongst such great actresses #RIP #PandhariJuker #makeupartist #madhubala #MadhuriDixit #meenakumari #juhichawla,” Manisha Koirala shared on the microblogging site.
Check out their tweets below: