Legendary Bollywood actress Sridevi dies at 54


Legendary Bollywood actress Sridevi dies at 54

The actress suffered a massive heart attack in Dubai

By ELLE team  February 25th, 2018

Bollywood legend Sridevi dies at 54, plunging India into a state of mourning as the sudden news spread like wildfire on social media networks. Sridevi and her husband Boney Kapoor, along with their daughter Khushi, were in Dubai to attend the wedding of their nephew Mohit Marwah to stylist Antara Motiwala. The actress suffered a massive heart attack late on Saturday night. 

Her colleagues in the film industry paid tribute to the talented dancer and evocative actress, whose untimely death has left many reeling. 

Katrina Kaif paid tribute to the “kindest, gentlest woman you could meet, an unbelievable tragedy this is.”

Vaani Kapoor woke up to the horrible news, admitting she’s in a state of shock.

Priyanka Chopra was simply at a loss for words. 

Masaba Gupta says “Can’t quite understand or digest any of this news this morning. Remember so much of Sridevi from my childhood and loved how she reinvented herself with English Vinglish. That she was an unmatched superstar, is an undeniable fact but I cannot stop thinking of her young daughters and family.”

Manish Malhotra mourns one of his closest friends and a muse.

Sonakshi Sinha paid tribute to the legend.

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Karan Johar admits he’s finding it hard to come to terms with the horrible news.