Tom Alter News

More News

He's the king of melody in Hindi music. Kedarnath... Read More

A deaf-and-mute aspiring cricketer, a scheming conman or... Read More

Sobhita Dhulipala is all for good stories. Standing at... Read More

With the film industry exploring newer avenues in terms... Read More

JP Dutta's upcoming war drama Paltan, used real guns... Read More


Veteran theatre and film personality Tom Alter, 67, is battling stage four skin cancer at a Mumbai hospital, his son said on Monday.

Veteran theatre and film personality Tom Alter died on Friday after losing his battle against stage four skin cancer in Mumbai.

Actor Anupam Kher was shocked to hear about the death of his “wonderful friend and colleague”, actor Tom Alter, who lost his battle to skin cancer at the age of 67 on Friday morning.

Tom Alter died in Mumbai on Friday after battling stage four cancer. With a career spanning over forty years, Tom was an actor par excellence who excelled both on the silver screen and the theatre.

Actor Tom Alter’s death on Friday night left India mourning. The actor, theatre personality, journalist and a poetry enthusiast was earlier diagnosed with skin cancer, which had relapsed.