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Bollywood diva Sridevi passes away after cardiac arrest

Bollywood diva Sridevi passes away after cardiac arrest”

Sridevi, one of India's most celebrated actresses, has died according to multiple reports published by Indian media outlets.

Bollywood superstar Sridevi has died after a cardiac arrest, her family says. Her older daughter couldn't join her due to the shoot of her debut movie, Dhadak.

She was Boney Kapoor's second wife.

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Sridevi started her career as a child artist in M.A. Thirumugham's devotional Thunaivan at the age of four, and continued to act as a child artist in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada films. Her daughter is set to make her Bollywood debut this year.

It is a Black Day in Bollywood with her sudden death. In the 1990s, Sridevi's roles in Chandni, Lamhe, Mr India, Nagina were not just personal landmarks but the stuff of Indian film legend.

But the actor was back with a bang in 2012 with English Vinglish, once again proving that she still had a hold over the box-office. In 1978 she came on the screen as the leading lady in Solwan Sawan against Amol Palekar. At age 13, Sridevi starred in K Balachander's Moondru Mudichu (three knots, Tamil localese for the bond of marriage) where she played the wife of an aging widower and stepmother to Rajinikanth. Sridevi was step-mother to actor Arjun Kapoor and his sister Anshula, who Boney had from late first wife Mona.

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In Hindi films, her infamous stint in the 1983 film Himmatwala got her into the spotlight. The Padma Shri recipient was last seen in "Mom" in 2017.

She went on to become a fixture of the Indian film industry, appearing in more than a 100 movies, spanning six decades, and picking up scores of awards for her performances.

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