Who was Nitish Veera?
Nitish Veera was an Indian actor who worked in Tamil-language films. He died on 17 May 2021. Actor Nitish Veera is the latest member of the Tamil film fraternity to lose the battle against the coronavirus. The 45-year-old actor succumbed to the virus on Monday at Chennai’s Omandurar Government Hospital.
Nitish Veera Biography
Nitish Veera had appeared in supporting roles in several successful movies. He caught his first break as a supporting actor with director Selvaraghavan’s cult hit Pudhupettai. In the 2006 film, he played the role of Mani, the close confidant and friend of notorious gangster Kokki Kumar (played by Dhanush). Like the protagonist, Nitish’s role also had a strong character arc and was appreciated by the audience. From being the mentor of Kokki Kumar to becoming Kumar’s sidekick and then joining forces with Kumar’s enemies, Mani’s character goes through a solid transformation. “REST IN PEACE MY “MANI” (sic),” tweeted Selvaraghavan, mourning the demise of Nitish.
He also appeared in films like Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu, Sindhanai Sei, Peranbu, Raatchasi, Kaala and others. His last memorable performance was in Asuran. Written and directed by Vetrimaara, the 2019 film saw Nitish Veera play the role of an upper-class bigot. Vetrimaara used the character to demonstrate how caste pride takes precedence over loyalty and gratitude.
Nitish Veera Death
Actor Nitish Veera is the latest member of the Tamil film fraternity to lose the battle against the coronavirus. The 45-year-old actor succumbed to the virus on Monday at Chennai’s Omandurar Government Hospital.
“#RIPNitishVeera It pains to write this…Acted with him in #Vennilakabbadikuzhu and #MaaveranKittu.. This covid second wave is taking away so many lives.. Be careful and keep your loved ones really close to you…(sic),” wrote Vishnu Vishal on his Twitter page.
Nitish had also acted in the upcoming political drama Laabam, which stars Vijay Sethupathi in the lead role.
Nitish Veera Wikipedia, Bio, Physical Status, Personal Info
|Real Name||Nitish Veera|
|Profession||Indian Tamil Movie Actor|
|Famous Role||Asuran (2019)|
|Wife Name||Not known|
|Age||Approx 45 Year|
|Height||In centimeters- 157 cm In meters- 1.57 m In Feet Inches-5’4”|
|Weight||In Kilograms- 55 kg In Pounds- 110 lbs|
|Date of Birth||N/A|
|Source Of Income||Movie|
|Appeared In||Many Tamil Movies|
|Net Worth, Salary||Not Known|
Nitish Veera Career
Veera portrayed small roles in several of them including Pudhupettai (2006) and Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu (2009). He contacted Pa. Ranjith who gave him the role of Kathiravan, Rajinikanth and Eashwari Rao’s son in Kaala (2018). He shot for the film for 40 days. Veera went on to portray an important role in Asuran (2019). In the film, he played a character that lived in the 1960s He was signed to play a pivotal role in Laabam. The post-production of his upcoming film BELL is in progress and in slated for late 2021 to early 2022 release. He recently completed dubbing for his part in the film.
Nitish Veera Filmography
|Perarasu||Man helping Sudesi|
|2009||Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu||Sekar|
|2019||Peranbu||Call taxi driver|
|Neeya 2||Vikram’s enemy|
|Vennila Kabaddi Kuzhu 2||Sekar|