The loss of life of mythical filmmaker K Viswanath, whose contribution to Telugu cinema is exceptional, has caused celebs pouring of their emotional tributes on social media. Celebrities consisting of Kamal Haasan, Chiranjeevi, Mammootty, Radikaa Sarath Kumar, Ravi Teja and Ram Gopal Varma took to social media to remember the auteur. Viswanath, 92, died on Thursday because of age-associated ailments.
Remembering the past due filmmaker, veteran actor Kamal Haasan, who had labored with Viswanath in three iconic movies, tweeted, “Salute to a master (sic).”
Salute to a master . pic.twitter.com/zs0ElDYVUM
— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) February 3, 2023
Veteran Telugu actor Chiranjeevi tweeted, “Shocked past phrases! Shri K Viswanath ‘s loss is an irreplaceable void to Indian / Telugu Cinema and to me for my part! Man of several iconic, undying films! The Legend Will Live on! Om Shanti (sic).” Chiranjeevi had labored with Viswanath in Swayam Krushi and Subhalekha and Aapadbhandavadu. Chiranjeevi visited Viswanath at his residence these days to have a good time on his 92nd birthday.
Actor Ravi Teja tweeted, “Disheartening to know about the tragic news of Vishwanath garu. Words won’t suffice to explicit his loss. His contribution to Telugu Cinema will live on in our memories forever. My sincere condolences to his entire family & dear ones. OM SHANTI (sic).” Actor Allari Naresh, who worked in Viswanath’s last directorial project, wrote, “To have worked under his direction and to be a part of the industry that is his, is an honour. His loss is irreplaceable, his work is incomparable. RIP Guru K Viswanath garu, a legend in every way (sic).”