Sridevi's body being brought to India from Dubai

25 February, 2018, 00:32 | Author: Rachel Mcdaniel
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The actress passed away after suffering a massive cardiac arrest in Dubai. The news was confirmed by her brother-in-law Sanjiv Kapoor.

The 54-year-old actor was in UAE to attend a marriage ceremony with family when she suffered the attack.

Sridevi, who is credited as the first female superstar of Bollywood, is survived by her husband Boney Kapoor and daughters, Khushi and Janhavi.

Sridevi passing away is one of the saddest news that we have had to report.

Sridevi was known for her iconic roles in Hindi movies like Mr India, Chaalbaaz, Nagina, Sadma, and many more. It happened roughly around 11.00-11.30. Her daughter Janhvi is set to make her Bollywood debut this year with Karan Johar’s directorial Dhadak. Her next film was Himmatwala, which gave her wide recognition.

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Born on 13th August 1963, Sridevi has half-Telugu and half-Tamil roots and started her career in Telugu and Tamil films.

Sridevi's first foray into Bollywood as a heroine was with Bharathiraaja's 1978 remake of Pathinaru Vayadhinile titled Solva Salwan.

She was last seen in 2017 film MOM.

She was Boney Kapoor's second wife.


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