Famous comedy actor and former Rajya Sabha Member SS Chandran (69) passed away at Mannargudi in Tiruvarur district of Tamil Nadu late last night(October 8th, 2010) following a cardiac arrest.
The body of SS Chandran was brought to Chennai this morning and has been kept at his residence for public to pay their last respect.
AIADMK supremo J Jayalalitha was one of the first to arrive to pay homage to the veteran actor. Chandran’s body was covered with AIADMK banner. Some others who were among the first to pay last respects to SS Chandran were Actors Ramarajan, Vivek and Anandaraj.
SS Chandran has acted in more than 800 films including ‘Patti Chollai Thattathey’, ‘Uzhaippali’ ‘Mappilai’, ‘Sahadevan Mahadevan’,’Attha Un Kovilile’, ‘Chinnappadoss’, ‘Vandhicholai Chinrasu’, ‘Once More’ ,’Puthiya Mannargal’ and more.