Sushmita Sen to Saif Ali Khan: List of Bollywood actors who survived heart attack

Many of the Bollywood actors are heart patient as they have suffered heart attacks in recent time. Check out the list.


Bollywood actress Sushmita Sen recently suffered a heart attack. While the actors are usually quite private about their health, some have confirmed to suffer cardiac arrest. We take a look at some of  the famous celebrities who survived heart attacks.

1. Sushmita Sen

A few weeks back, it was reported that Sushmita suffered a heart attack and underwent angioplasty. The 47-year-old actress also shared a video on her Instagram wherein she talked about surviving a major heart attack and also assured that ‘all is well’ now. She mentioned that she is ‘ ready for some life again’ in the same video.


2. Saif Ali Khan

At the age of 36, Saif Ali Khan suffered a mild heart attack. In 2007, the actor was diagnosed with myocardial infarction, a condition which is caused due to lack of blood supply to heart.

3. Remo D’Souza

Popular choreographer and director underwent angioplasty surgery in December 2020 after suffering a heart attack. The choreographer is known for serving as judge for various reality shows. At the time of surgery, he was 46-year-old.

4. Sunil Grover

The comedian who made his audience laugh hysterically with his performance as Dr. Mashoor Gulati on The Kapil Sharma Show underwent four bypass surgeries at the age of 44. It was during the early months of 2022, when the actor was hospitalised after having a heart attack.

5. Saira Banu

The veteran actress Saira Banu suffered heart attack at the age of 77 in August 2021. It was after a month since her husband and actor Dilip Kumar passed away at the age of 98 in July 2021.