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In 1978, she starred in her first Hindi film, Solva Saawan which failed at the box office. However, her second movie, Himmatwala, went on to become a big success and established her status in Bollywood. The film also earned her the famous nickname Thunder Thighs.

She was a member of the Board of Directors at the Asian Academy of Film and Television. She performed a medley of some of her most popular film songs at the 52nd Filmfare Awards 2007.

Janhvi Kapoor’s debut film ‘Dhadak’ gets trolled with hilarious memes

After months of anticipation, Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter starrer Dhadak released on Friday July 20 to mild reviews. The film, which marks the debut of late Sridevi and Boney Kapoor’s elder daughter in Bollywood and Khatter’s second venture, was expected to do well in box office. However, a quick look through the internet and social media shows how many found the movie not up to the mark and in fact, wished to see 2018 romantic-dram film Sairat again instead. The story is a take on caste differences prevalent…

Sridevi & Irrfan Khan Win Best Actress & Best Actor at IIFA 2018

BANGKOK: Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor was honored for her final role at India's movie awards in Bangkok, winning the best actress prize at the colorful celebration of dance, music, and the film just months after her shocking death. India's biggest stars descended on the Thai capital late Sunday for a riotous evening filled with glamour and stunning dance routines at the International Indian Film Academy's (IIFA) annual awards ceremony, dubbed Bollywood's Oscars. But two of the most prestigious prizes were awarded…

Sridevi wins National Award for ‘Best Actress’

NEW DELHI: Bollywood actress Sridevi has been posthumously bestowed the National Film Award for 'Best Actress' category on Monday for her impeccable portrayal as a mother in the family genre movie Mom. The legendary actress played a mother who takes revenge for the injustice that happens to her step-daughter. Pakistani actress Sajal Ali performed the role of the step-daughter while Adnan Siddique played the role of Sridevi’s husband in the movie directed by Ravi Udyawar. The English Vinglish star passed away in…

Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi ‘roasted’ for celebrating her birthday 10 days after mother’s death

The sudden and shocking death of Indian cinema star Sridevi in Dubai on February 24 left her fans reeling in grief. The actress was laid to rest last week with full state honours. Her daughter Janhvi Kapoor, who is set to make her Bollywood debut this year with Dhadak, posted an emotional message on social media after her mother's passing. She, however, celebrated her 21st birthday hosted by half-sister Anshula Kapoor. Janhvi's birthday dinner was attended by sister Khushi, uncles Anil Kapoor, Sanjay Kapoor, cousins,…

Sridevi’s sister Srilatha Yanger who’s still not known to fans

MUMBAI: Legend of Indian cinema Sridevi died at the weekend in Dubai, leaving behind a legacy of achievements in her film career. Sridevi, 54, acted in 300 films in a career that began at age four and culminated in her becoming one of Hindi cinema’s biggest female superstars. Police in Dubai where Sridevi had gone to attend a family wedding said that a post mortem showed her death on Saturday was due to drowning in her hotel room’s bathtub following loss of consciousness, contrary to earlier reports of her death…

Jacqueline Fernandez gets trolled for ‘smiling’ at Sridevi’s funeral

Actress Jacqueline Fernandez has been heavily criticised on social media after being spotted "smiling" at the funeral of megastar Sridevi. She was photographed outside the Celebration Sports Club in Mumbai on Wednesday where several celebrities came to pay their last respects to the iconic actress who died on Saturday in Dubai. However, Jacqueline was caught smiling presumably while greeting a colleague, and the grinning was considered inappropriate at the sombre event and she is getting trolled for it. Before…

Sridevi’s body on its way home to India

DUBAI: Dubai has handed over the body of legendary Indian actress Sridevi to Indian authorities for it to be returned home, an Indian embassy official said on Tuesday. The official said the body had been “received, embalmed and taken on its way to India”, the official, who asked not to be identified, told Reuters. Police said on Monday that a post mortem had shown that Sridevi, who died on Saturday, had drowned at her Dubai hotel room bathtub during a visit to the Gulf Arab emirate to attend a family wedding. Media…