Articles about Sridevi

Sridevi, born on August 13, 1963, was an Indian actress and film producer who acted in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, Kannada, and Malayalam films. She made her acting debut as a child artist with the 1967 Tamil film 'Kandhan Karunai' at the age of four. She began her career by playing lead roles as a child actor with MA Thirumugam's 1969 mythological Tamil movie 'Thunaivan'. Her first adult role came at the age of 13 in 1976 with the Tamil film 'Moondru Mudichu'. Widely regarded as the "First Female Superstar" of India, she has won numerous accolades throughout her career, including a National Film Award, a Nandi Award, one Tamil Nadu State Film Award, a Kerala State Film Award, four Filmfare Awards, three Filmfare Awards South, and the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award, among others. Some of the films which helped establish her as a leading actress in Bollywood include 'Justice Chaudhury', 'Waqt Ki Awaz', 'Watan Ke Rakhwale', 'Tohfa', 'Chandni', 'Mr. India', and 'Naya Kadam'. In 2013, she was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India. On February 24, 2018, the actress died of accidental drowning in her Dubai hotel room's bathtub. She was married to producer Boney Kapoor with whom she had two children: actress Janhvi Kapoor and Khushi Kapoor.

Chiranjeevi's birthday special: Films that established him as a megastar

22 Aug 2022

YouTube
Chiranjeevi's birthday special: Films that established him as a megastar

Megastar Chiranjeevi is one awesome star who carved a path in Tollywood paving way for several others to follow.

#RecastTChalla trends: Looking at actors who were recast after demise

26 Jul 2022

Rishi Kapoor
#RecastTChalla trends: Looking at actors who were recast after demise

Many actors are considered legends for breathing life into their iconic characters.

Sushma Seth turns 86: Exploring 5 lesser-known facts about actor

20 Jun 2022

Delhi
Sushma Seth turns 86: Exploring 5 lesser-known facts about actor

Veteran thespian and Indian cinematic stalwart Sushma Seth needs no introduction.

5 Bollywood films that should not be remade by anyone

23 Jan 2022

Bollywood News
5 Bollywood films that should not be remade by anyone

Remaking a film is nothing new.

'English Vinglish' to 'Queen': 5 movies that should have sequel

09 Jan 2022

Bollywood News
'English Vinglish' to 'Queen': 5 movies that should have sequel

Bollywood has churned out many interesting films, but sometimes, the climaxes of these movies have an open ending, like in Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Photograph.

On Sridevi's birth anniversary, let's remember Seema of 'Mr. India'

13 Aug 2021

Bollywood News
On Sridevi's birth anniversary, let's remember Seema of 'Mr. India'

Mr. India is iconic today, for many reasons.

Janhvi Kapoor shares handwritten note on mom Sridevi's death anniversary

24 Feb 2021

Janhvi Kapoor
Janhvi Kapoor shares handwritten note on mom Sridevi's death anniversary

Bollywood actor Janhvi Kapoor, who is gearing up for the release of her next movie Roohi, got emotional today as she remembered her mother Sridevi.

Khushi Kapoor to make acting debut soon, confirms Boney Kapoor

19 Jan 2021

Karan Johar
Khushi Kapoor to make acting debut soon, confirms Boney Kapoor

Khushi Kapoor, the younger daughter of film producer Boney Kapoor and late actor Sridevi, is all set to mark her acting debut soon.

Saroj Khan's granddaughter is still unaware of her death

25 Nov 2020

Akshay Kumar
Saroj Khan's granddaughter is still unaware of her death

Legendary Bollywood choreographer, Saroj Khan, who was fondly known as the Mother of Dance, passed away earlier this year but her unforgettable charm lives on.

No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

03 Jul 2020

Mumbai
No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

No prayer meet would be held for late legendary choreographer Saroj Khan due to the coronavirus situation, her family said in a statement.

Saroj Khan wrote about Sushant in her last Instagram post

03 Jul 2020

Karan Johar
Saroj Khan wrote about Sushant in her last Instagram post

One of Bollywood's finest choreographers, Saroj Khan, fondly called "Masterji," passed away on Friday, at the age of 71 due to a cardiac arrest.

Sridevi, Rishi Kapoor and 'Chandni': Bollywood's adored love story

30 Apr 2020

Bollywood News
Sridevi, Rishi Kapoor and 'Chandni': Bollywood's adored love story

Chiffon sarees, Swiss Alps, and melodious songs: A combination of these three went on to define romance for Bollywood.

Things I've learnt: Janhvi Kapoor pens emotional note amid lockdown

31 Mar 2020

Karan Johar
Things I've learnt: Janhvi Kapoor pens emotional note amid lockdown

Janhvi Kapoor, who, like all of us, is under self-isolation amid the ongoing lockdown, penned a lengthy emotional note on Instagram.

Arjun Kapoor remembers mother Mona on her eighth death anniversary

25 Mar 2020

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Arjun Kapoor remembers mother Mona on her eighth death anniversary

Arjun Kapoor has never shied away from sharing his equation with his family members, including his late mother, Mona Shourie Kapoor, who passed away on this day in 2012.

'Mr. India' row: Javed Akhtar lashes out at Shekhar Kapur

28 Feb 2020

India
'Mr. India' row: Javed Akhtar lashes out at Shekhar Kapur

The announcement of a planned reboot of the 1987 Bollywood movie Mr. India has got mired in a major controversy.

Anil Kapoor was equally disturbed, Shekhar on 'Mr. India' row

27 Feb 2020

Bollywood News
Anil Kapoor was equally disturbed, Shekhar on 'Mr. India' row

The controversy surrounding a planned reboot of the 1987 movie Mr. India is getting messier with time.

On Sridevi's 2nd death anniversary, Janhvi shares heart-warming post

24 Feb 2020

Karan Johar
On Sridevi's 2nd death anniversary, Janhvi shares heart-warming post

On this day two years ago, Bollywood's beloved first female superstar, Sridevi breathed her last, leaving a void in Indian cinema and our hearts.

Happy birthday Anshula Kapoor: Things to know about her

29 Dec 2019

India
Happy birthday Anshula Kapoor: Things to know about her

Film producer Boney Kapoor's daughter and actor Ajun Kapoor's sister Anshula Kapoor turned 27 today.

Internet has found the doppelganger of Sridevi on TikTok

20 Nov 2019

Deepika Padukone
Internet has found the doppelganger of Sridevi on TikTok

Almost two years after we lost Bollywood's beloved first female superstar, Sridevi, the internet has found a look-alike of the late actress in a TikTok user.

Can see a glimpse of Sridevi in Janhvi's eyes: Angad

18 Sep 2019

Karan Johar
Can see a glimpse of Sridevi in Janhvi's eyes: Angad

Angad Bedi, who was last seen in Diljit Dosanjh's Soorma, is all set for his next, Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl, which has Janhvi Kapoor playing the titular character.

Janhvi reveals why Sridevi didn't trust her judgment regarding men

10 Sep 2019

Bollywood News
Janhvi reveals why Sridevi didn't trust her judgment regarding men

Janhvi Kapoor is one of the most talked-about actresses in Bollywood, courtesy her family background.

Boney Kapoor breaks down at Sridevi's Madame Tussauds statue unveiling

04 Sep 2019

Singapore
Boney Kapoor breaks down at Sridevi's Madame Tussauds statue unveiling

Late actress Sridevi's wax figure at the prestigious Madame Tussauds, Singapore, was unveiled today by Boney Kapoor.

Sridevi's wax-figure in Madame Tussauds Singapore to be unveiled tomorrow

03 Sep 2019

Singapore
Sridevi's wax-figure in Madame Tussauds Singapore to be unveiled tomorrow

More than a year after Sridevi's unfortunate demise, Madame Tussauds, Singapore is all set to pay tribute to her.

Janhvi holds book upside-down, netizens say "Beauty with no brain"

24 Aug 2019

Janhvi Kapoor
Janhvi holds book upside-down, netizens say "Beauty with no brain"

Janhvi Kapoor was savagely trolled for holding a book upside down while unveiling it at a recent event.

Boney Kapoor breaks down remembering Sridevi, says "She's still around"

14 Aug 2019

Singapore
Boney Kapoor breaks down remembering Sridevi, says "She's still around"

It's been over a year since Sridevi passed away, but her husband Boney Kapoor is still coping up with the loss.

#HappyBirthdaySridevi: Janhvi pens an emotional note, says "I love you"

13 Aug 2019

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#HappyBirthdaySridevi: Janhvi pens an emotional note, says "I love you"

It's veteran actress Sridevi's 56th birth anniversary today, and daughter Janhvi Kapoor penned a heartfelt note dedicated to her late mother.

Sridevi was murdered? Boney Kapoor reacts to Kerala DGP's claims

13 Jul 2019

Kerala
Sridevi was murdered? Boney Kapoor reacts to Kerala DGP's claims

Boney Kapoor has slammed Kerala DGP Rishiraj Singh over his sensational claims about Sridevi's untimely death.

Sridevi's death wasn't accident, but a murder, claims Kerala DGP

12 Jul 2019

Dubai
Sridevi's death wasn't accident, but a murder, claims Kerala DGP

Sridevi's mysterious death is back in news, again.

Janhvi looks like Sridevi's carbon copy in this latest picture

09 Jul 2019

Kargil War
Janhvi looks like Sridevi's carbon copy in this latest picture

Janhvi Kapoor is often said to be a replica of her mother Sridevi.

Janhvi shares never-seen-before picture of Sridevi, Boney on their wedding-anniversary

03 Jun 2019

Mumbai
Janhvi shares never-seen-before picture of Sridevi, Boney on their wedding-anniversary

In a heart-melting gesture, Bollywood's latest girl crush Janhvi Kapoor took to social media to share a never-seen-before picture of her parents, Boney Kapoor and late Sridevi, on the occasion of the duo's 23rd wedding anniversary.

'Hated' Sridevi, dating Malaika: Fan slams Arjun, he replies

29 May 2019

Varun Dhawan
'Hated' Sridevi, dating Malaika: Fan slams Arjun, he replies

Netizens have always drawn comparisons between celebrities. And this time it was Varun Dhawan's fan who took a jibe at Arjun Kapoor.

Janhvi Kapoor talks about sister Khushi's Bollywood debut

09 Apr 2019

Karan Johar
Janhvi Kapoor talks about sister Khushi's Bollywood debut

For months there have been speculations about the Bollywood debut of Sridevi's younger daughter, Khushi Kapoor.

For 'Rooh-Afza', Janhvi to follow Sridevi's footsteps: Here's how

30 Mar 2019

Indian Air Force
For 'Rooh-Afza', Janhvi to follow Sridevi's footsteps: Here's how

Janhvi Kapoor, who made her stunning debut with Dhadak last year, has now signed her fourth project.

Gunjan Saxena biopic: Sridevi's onscreen daughter is now Janhvi's co-star

01 Mar 2019

Lucknow
Gunjan Saxena biopic: Sridevi's onscreen daughter is now Janhvi's co-star

Last year, Janhvi Kapoor won over everyone with her debut film Dhadak opposite Ishaan Khatter.

Madhuri Dixit wants to make Sridevi proud with 'Kalank' performance

28 Feb 2019

Alia Bhatt
Madhuri Dixit wants to make Sridevi proud with 'Kalank' performance

Sridevi's untimely death shocked the nation last year and we're still mourning that loss.

Janhvi Kapoor gets emotional on Sridevi's first death anniversary

24 Feb 2019

Dubai
Janhvi Kapoor gets emotional on Sridevi's first death anniversary

We lost Bollywood's first (and perhaps only) female superstar Sridevi on this day last year, when she died of accidental drowning.

Remembering Sridevi: The enchanting beauty who can never be replaced

24 Feb 2019

Bollywood News
Remembering Sridevi: The enchanting beauty who can never be replaced

Yash Chopra used Switzerland as a character to narrate the love story of Rohit and Chandni in his 1989 movie Chandni.

Gone away too soon: Remembering Sridevi, India's first female superstar

24 Feb 2019

India
Gone away too soon: Remembering Sridevi, India's first female superstar

Indians cannot think of Chiffon sarees without thinking of Sridevi. It's been 30 years since we first fell for Chandni, unknowingly, irrevocably, but no wedding is considered complete even today without a woman dancing to "Mere Haathon Mein Nau-Nau Choodiyan Hai".

Sridevi's favorite saree auctioned, fetches Rs. 1.3 lakh

23 Feb 2019

Dubai
Sridevi's favorite saree auctioned, fetches Rs. 1.3 lakh

24th February will mark the first death anniversary of late actress Sridevi and to commemorate this occasion, Boney Kapoor decided to put one of her beloved sarees for auction.

Sridevi's last family picture will leave you in tears

22 Feb 2019

Instagram
Sridevi's last family picture will leave you in tears

Sridevi - the name itself evokes so many emotions - the actress was not only a powerhouse entertainer but also an epitome of perfection and poise.

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