Mumbai, Dec 14: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar says he stepped into comedy genre because of late filmmaker and actor Neeraj Vora.
Taking to twitter Akshay on Thursday said Vora was a multi-talented man.
“One of the main reasons behind my foray into comedy, saddened to hear about the demise of Neeraj Vora a multi-talented man, writer, director, actor… A mini industry by himself, learnt so much from him. RIP,”he tweeted.
Vora died here early on Thursday, months after being comatose, his family member said.
Akshay and Vora were seen together in films like “Awara Paagal Deewana”, “Deewane Huye Paagal”, “Ajnabee”, “Hera Pheri” and “Phir Hera Pheri”.