Actor- filmmaker Kamal Hassan admitted to hospital with leg fracture


Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Hassan fell down through stairs at his office in Chennai on Thursday.

He will not be seen in upcoming comedy trilingual Sabash Naidu as his leg has got fractured. The upcoming Comedy Show ‘Sabash Naidu’ shooting will take place in Hyderabad.

“On Wednesday night, he was taking the stairs and he suddenly slipped and lost control. The fall resulted in a minor fracture, but there’s nothing to worry. He has been admitted in the Apollo hospital,” a source close to the actor said.

Currently, Kamal Hassan is undergoing treatment and his plans to visit the London Indian Film Festival (LIFF) has been cancelled.

“He was supposed to receive the Lifetime Achievement award at LIFF, which unfortunately he can’t attend in this position,” the source said.