Joining Sridevi's husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Janhvi, Bollywood celebs Sonam Kapoor, Shekhar Kapur, Farah Khan, and others post emotional messages to commemorate the day
Mumbai: Bollywood and cine buffs are mourning the loss of one of the film industry's biggest stars, Sridevi. The actor died due to accidental drowning in Dubai last year on the same day.
While her husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Janhvi posted touching social media ode for her, celebrities are sharing their special memories with Sridevi on social media to honour her memory.
The sweetest memory was shared by actor Sonam Kapoor, who told ZoomTv, “I think my favourite film of hers is Mr. India. And my childhood memory of hers is her living with me in my house for many many years. And her letting me watch Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke on her television in her bedroom. I'll never forget that.”
Sridevi's Mr. India also starring Anil Kapoor is a favourite for actor Taapsee Pannu too as she said, "Right from Mr. India to Chaalbaaz, I will always remember just one name that’s irreplaceable and I don’t think anyone can fill that space up ever." Her co-star in her last feature film, Mom, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, also shared a treasured memory of Sridevi personally calling him for her birthday party.
Social media is flooded with throwback images of the late actor by Bollywood celebrities, take a dekko to remember her once more:
When i was just starting out in my career She was so supportive, so encouraging.. getting to Choreograph a Sridevi show or a song for her was like a dream.. no wonder I never got awed or starstruck with any other star in my entire career because I started frm the TOP! There never was n never will be anyone like SRIDEVI.. love her always ♥️( this photo is frm 1994- world tour)
Fondly remembering Sridevi, legendary actress, on her death anniversary. She is gone too soon— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) February 24, 2019
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Last Updated Feb 24, 2019, 2:19 PM IST