Bollywood director Krishna Shah has died at the age of 75.

The filmmaker passed away in Los Angeles on 13 October (13). He had reportedly been battling illness since suffering a stroke last year (12).

Shah found fame after directing the 1978 hit Bollywood movie Shalimar, starring Dharmendra and Zeenat Aman, and he also ventured into the world of Hollywood with the 1984 movie Hard Rock Zombies.