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Veteran actor Tom Alter dead at 67 - Hindu Business Line

Mumbai, Sep 30. Veteran theatre, television and film actor Tom Alter, best known for his performances in “Shatranj Ke Khilari”, “Junoon” and “Kranti”, passed away aged 67. The renowned actor and Padma Shri awardee, who had been battling stage four skin ...and more »

Tom Alter: A greater performer than Bollywood's dependable 'firang' - BILKUL

He was the most different American India has seen. Born in independent India to a family with roots in the subcontinent from roughly around when the Mahatma returned from overseas, Tom Alter was drawn to Bollywood after seeing Rajesh Khanna in ...and more »

Tom Alter: The composite actor who looked directly into the eyes of his audience - Hindustan Times

The first time I saw Tom Alter was when he came to Jamia Milia Islamia University to play Maulana Azad, one of the famous theatre avatars then. Some aspiring actors circled him backstage and one of them asked in broken English, “Why you so good in Urdu?and more »

Remembering Tom Alter: Here's a tribute to the master of the stage - Hindustan Times

The news of actor and theatre personality Tom Alter's death on Friday night due to skin cancer, left many saddened in the Capital's theatre circuit. The actor, who was a regular on the stage in Delhi had worked in various plays, some of which include ...and more »

Tom Alter, veteran actor and Padma Shri awardee, dies at 67 - domain-B

30 September 2017. Veteran film and television actor and theatre artist and a Padma Shri awardee, Thomas (Tom) Beach Alter passed away at the age of 67, media reports said. He is survived by his wife Carol, son Jamie and daughter Afshaan. Alter had ...and more »

Tom Alter (22 June 1950 – 29 September 2017) - The Hindu

The one and only time I met Tom Alter was at the first in a series of cultural gatherings called Yun Hi Idhar Udhar Ki, held at Rangparn, a small studio tucked away in Andheri's Laxmi Industrial Estate. An informal, unstructured conversation between ...and more »

Tom Alter was one of the finest theatre and character actors: film fraternity - The Hindu

Veteran actor, writer and director Tom Alter on Friday lost his battle against skin cancer in Mumbai. Known for starring in television shows like Bharat Ek Khoj, Zabaan Sambhalke and Betaal Pachisi, Tom Alter was an American-origin actor settled in India.and more »

Tom Alter, a veteran of film and stage, was a gora sahib with a desi heart - The Indian Express

In the eyes of the movie-viewing public at large, Tom Alter was the stereotypical British soldier or Company man who never lost an opportunity to show his arrogant colonial contempt. Being mistaken for a foreigner in his own land was something that Tom ...and more »

Tom Alter was American, but more Indian than many Indians: Anupam Kher - Hindustan Times

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. In an interview with us, Kher recalls working with Tom, and more than ...and more »

Actor Tom Alter dies of skin cancer at 67 - Hindustan Times

Veteran theatre and film personality Tom Alter died on Friday after losing his battle against stage four skin cancer in Mumbai. The 67-year-old is survived by his wife Carol, son Jamie and daughter Afshaan. According to a statement released by his ...and more »