Saleh, in his 50s, passed away on September 25, 2014 following a heart surgery, according to the Egyptian artists' union. (AFP Photo/Marwan Naamani)
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Egyptian television and movie star Khaled Saleh died Thursday in hospital according to the Egyptian Artists' Union.One of Egypt's most respected actors, Saleh was born in Cairo Jan. 23, 1964, and studied law, participating in several theatrical performances during his time at university.One of the highest grossing films in Egyptian cinema history, "Tito" won Saleh the best supporting actor award at the Egyptian National Theater Festival in 2005 .In parallel, Saleh developed a thriving career as a television actor, appearing regularly in series such as "Tager El-Saada," for which he won a best actor award at the General Media Festival in 2009 .
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