Noted ad guru and theatre actor Alyque Padamsee passes away at 90

Advertising doyen Alyque Padamsee who created the Liril girl, Surf's Lalitaji and Hamara Bajaj marketing campaigns has died at 90 in Mumbai. Padamsee was a leading theatre personality too, known for his productions Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar and Tuglaq. He played the role of Muhammad Ali Jinnah in Richard Attenborough’s Oscar-winning movie Gandhi. He was given the Padmashri award in 2000. Read more: