You can consider it as the end of an era as the Bollywood actor Sridevi passed away! She took her last breath on Saturday night after a cardiac arrest. She passed away at the age of 54.
“Yes, it is true that Sridevi passed away. I just landed here, I was in Dubai and now I am flying back to Dubai. It happened roughly around 11.00-11.30. I don’t know more details yet,” Sanjay Kapoor confirmed the news to media.
Legendary Bollywood Actress Sridevi Died at the age of 54 on Saturday night after suffering massive cardiac arrest. Sridevi was reportedly with her husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi attending her nephew Mohit Marwah wedding in Dubai. Sudden Sridevi death shocked Bollywood and her followers who reached outside her Mumbai house.
This Iconic actress Sridevi worked in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada films before entering Hindi films. She started her movie venture back in the 1960s. Her acting in Malayalam film Poombatta (1971) got her the state award for best child artist.
Sridevi started her Bollywood venture as a child artist in Julie (1975) and she played a pivotal role in that movie. At the age of 13, she started her grown-up role in Tamil film Moondru Mudichu (1976). After that, she never looked back and went on to become one of the biggest female stars India ever had. The government of India awarded her the fourth highest civilian honor, Padma Shri, in 2013.
Record-breaking films of Sridevi include Sadma, Chandni, Himmatwala, ChaalBaaz, Mr. India, Nagina, Mawali, Tohfa and Gumrah among other notable ones.
After giving us a mind-blowing performance in Judaai, she took a 15-year break from movie career only to be back with a bang to winning million hearts in her second innings with English Vinglish in 2012. She was last seen in 2017 film MOM and gave us major #mother-daughter goals.
Sridevi’s most crackling chemistry on-screen was with her real-life brother-in-law Anil Kapoor, while her most successful films were produced by husband Boney Kapoor.
Sridevi used to live with husband Boney Kapoor and two beautiful daughters – Jhanvi and Khushi. Sridevi was Boney’s second wife. Her elder daughter Jhanvi is all set to make her Bollywood debut this year with the remake of superhit Marathi movie Sairat and Karan Johar’s directorial Dhadak.
We feel a lump in our throats as we realize a little bit of our childhood is gone with her demise!