Colleagues and friends pay homage to an unusual Bollywood talent.
Bollywood actor, writer and director Neeraj Vora, known for films like Satya, Phir Hera Pheri, Daud, passed away on Thursday, December 14, after being in a coma for over a year. He was 54.
His funeral was held at the Santa Cruz crematorium, north west Mumbai.
Abhishek Bachchan worked with Neeraj Vora in Bol Bachchan.
Producer Bunty Walia.
John Abraham pays his respects. Neeraj Vora wrote the dialogues for John's Garam Masala.
Pawan Malhotra was associated with Neeraj Vora since the television series Circus.
Neeraj Vora was in Rohit Shetty's Bol Bachchan and wrote the dialogues for Golmaal: Fun Unlimited and Golmaal Returns.
He also wrote the screenplay for Ashutosh Gowarikar's first film Pehla Nasha in 1993.
Paresh Rawal was a part of many movies written by Neeraj Vora -- Awara Paagal Deewana, Hulchul, Hungama, Garam Masala, Hera Pheri...
Vrajesh Hirjee, a constant in the Golmaal series.
Stand up comedian Paresh Ganatra.
Actor, director and producer J D Majethia.
Rajpal Yadav, Raju Srivastav, Sunil Pal.
Robin Bhatt and Raj Zutshi.
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar