Legendary actress and India’s one of the finest actresses Sridevi is no more. Sridevi suffered a massive cardiac arrest on Saturday (Feb 24) at around 11.30 pm in Dubai. Sridevi was 54. She is survived by husband and filmmaker Boney Kapoor, daughters Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor.
Started her career as a child actor at the age of 4, Sridevi acted in Tamil, Malayalam films before making her debut into Telugu as child actor. In her maiden Telugu film Badipantulu, she acted as legendary NTR’s granddaughter and received applause for her performance. She subsequently grew to a leading heroine and paired up with same NTR later and won hearts. Sridevi acted alongside ANR, Krishna, Sobhan Babu, Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Venkatesh and so on. She earned a huge following in Telugu.
Veteran director K Raghavendra Rao has directed Sridevi in as many as 26 films. Maverick filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma who is self-proclaimed fan of Sridevi, also worked with her. Entire Tollywood, Bollywood, Kollywood have expressed condolences to family of Sridevi.