All of us must have seen CID in our childhood as it was a very popular program. The program included many roles, one of which was also from Frederick. You will be surprised to hear that Dinesh Phadnis, a famous actor in the TV world, passed away and it has been confirmed by his co-star Dayanand Shekhar ji.
Actor Dinesh Phadnis, who played the role of Fredcreek, died on 5 December. In today’s blog, we will talk about this subject and know how Dinesh Phadnis died?
Famous for the role of Fredericks in the popular crime show ‘CID’
Dinesh Phadnis, a name who made a distinct identity in the TV world, he is no longer among us. The legendary actor who played Fredericks in the famous crime show ‘CID’ has passed away. The news of his death has been confirmed by his co-star Dayanand Shetty. Dinesh Phadnis died on 5 December 2023 at Tunga Hospital in Mumbai. He was 57 years old.
The cause of Dinesh Phadnis’s death
Dinesh Phadnis had a liver problem for some time. His condition was critical for the last few days and he was on ventilator. He breathed his last at 12:08 am on 5 December.
Famous known as Fredericks
Dinesh Phadnis was born in Mumbai and started his career as a theater artist. He worked in several plays and then entered the television industry. He worked in several serials, but got his real identity from the CID series. In the CID, he played Fredericks, who was an important member of ACP Pradyuman’s team. Frederick’s character became very popular among the audience and Dinesh Phadnis was highly appreciated for his performance.
Dinesh Phadnis’s TV career
Dinesh Phadnis started his TV career in the 1990s. He worked in many TV serials, but he got the most recognition from ‘CID’. He worked in CID from 1998 to 2018.
Dinesh Phadnis started his career with Marathi theater. He also acted in many Marathi films. But he got his real identity from CID. His role of Fredericks in CID was well liked. Fredericks was an important member of the CID team, known for his funny antics.
Dayanand Shetty expressed grief on Dinesh Phadnis death
His co-star and friend Dayanand Shetty is very sad due to the news of the death of Dinesh Phadnis. He said that Dinesh was an excellent artist and his good friend. He prayed for the peace of Dinesh’s soul.
Dinesh Phadnis’s death is a major loss for the TV industry. He was an artist who made a special place in the hearts of the audience with his acting. Their deficiency will always miss. Our deep condolences to Mr. Dinesh Phadnis’s family and his loved ones.
Dinesh Phadnis response to colleagues and fans
Hearing the news of Dinesh Phadnis’ death, his colleagues and fans are in mourning. His co-star Dayanand Shekhar said that Dinesh Phadnis was an excellent artist and a human being. It will be very difficult to fill their deficiency. Many fans of Dinesh Phadnis have also mourned his death on social media.
The Indian television world has suffered a major setback with the death of Dinesh Phadnis. He was an excellent artist and man. Their shortage will always miss.
Pray that their soul should be peaceful.