Legendary Bollywood actress Sridevi has passed away suddenly due to cardiac arrest. According to reports, the 54-year-old actress was in Dubai for the wedding of her nephew, Mohit Marwah.
Sridevi is a child actor who built a career in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada films alongside her Hindi film career. She won the love of millions in the 90s with films like “Mr. India” “Judaai,” and “Chandi.” Not to mention her award-winning films such as “Lamhe” and “Chaalbaaz.” After a successful career in her youth, she continued to break the mold by continuing her acting career and proving you don’t need to be 25 and wear a bikini to be a star.
She took home great accolades for “English Vinglish” and her latest release was the thriller “Mom.” She was even awarded the Padma Shri, India’s fourth highest civilian honor, in 2013. Needless to say, the entertainment industry and fans across the world are mourning the loss of such a talented and beautiful soul.
— Neha Dhupia (@NehaDhupia) February 24, 2018
I have no words. Condolences to everyone who loved #Sridevi . A dark day . RIP
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) February 24, 2018
An absolute icon. Gone too soon, #Sridevi. Too soon…
— Jacqueline Fernandez (@Asli_Jacqueline) February 24, 2018
Never known anyone who was so painfully shy, so quiet off screen, who just transformed into a force of nature when the cameras came on. She was an interviewer’s nightmare, but the movie-buff’s dream. You will be missed, Sridevi. Thank you for the movies.
— Rajeev Masand (@RajeevMasand) February 24, 2018
RIP #Sridevi 🙏🏽 One of the absolute queens of Bollywood. Gone too soon 💔
— Arjun (@ArjunArtist) February 24, 2018
Terrible terrible news…. Am shocked beyond words. SRIDEVI ji No More … 🙏🏽 RIP
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) February 24, 2018
— Preity zinta (@realpreityzinta) February 24, 2018
I just heard Ma’am Sridevi passed away due to a massive cardiac arrest. I am in shock…cant stop crying…
— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) February 24, 2018
The celebrated heroine is survived by her husband, filmmaker Boney Kapoor, their two daughters, Khushi and Jhanvi, and her two step-children Arjun and Anshula. Jhanvi is actually following in the footsteps of her mother, she will be debuting soon in Karan Johar’s “Dhadak.”