A brilliant engineering drop-out, winner of the Physics Olympiad, owner of a Masserati Quattroporte, a Range Rover and a BMW bike and a brilliant actor, 34-year-old actor Sushant Singh Rajput was a valuable asset for India Inc.
The MS Dhoni: An Untold story and Chichore actor stood for intelligence, entrepreneurship, trendy and had a massive GenNext fan following. His death by suicide, on June 14, 2020, has left a big void in not just the Indian film industry but also in the world of marketing and advertising.
Very recently, in March 2020, Donear NXG, from the House of Donear Industries Ltd. roped him as a brand ambassador for their young apparel brand. Footwear brand Bata had also signed him for their new campaign, which portrays Bata as a trendy brand.
The boy from Bihar, who came into limelight with his role in TV serial Pavitra Rishta, has also been the face of apparel brand Flying Machine, has featured in Whirlpool’s advertisement along with actress Kriti Sanon and was also part of OnePlus’ promotional campaign. He was also the preferred choice for government’s Niti Ayog and Behtar India campaigns.
Early in his career, he had also featured in promotional campaigns for Kingfisher, Pepsi, Lux, CloseUp, Munch and NissanTerrano.
Sushant, you, indeed, went too soon and have left a void in the hearts of many. You will be missed. Rest in peace.