Bollywood Superstar Siri Devi Dies At 54 And Pakistani Celebrities Are Reacting to the News
Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor has died of a heart attack. She was 54.
The actress known simply as Sridevi had been with her family in Dubai for her nephew’s wedding.
She featured over five decades in almost 300 films, in classics like Mr India, Chandni, ChaalBaaz and Sadma. She was considered one of the very few Indian female superstars capable of huge box office success without the support of a male hero.
From the age of four, she had worked in films in the Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi languages.
Tributes have been pouring in on social media as word spread of the actress’s untimely demise. Pakistani celebrities, too, have been pouring in heartfelt messages about what Sridevi meant to them, and how tragic this loss is.
— Mahira Khan (@TheMahiraKhan) February 25, 2018
— Maya Ali (@mayaali07) February 25, 2018
Rest in peace #Sridevi ji. You have left us with great memories of joy and tears.
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) February 25, 2018
Shocked beyond words to hear about Sri Devi’s untimely death. A legendary actress whose work will continue to inspire many and forever remain cherished. May her soul rest in peace pic.twitter.com/hraofkHqHh
— Humayun Saeed (@iamhumayunsaeed) February 24, 2018
— Armeena 🦋 (@ArmeenaRK) February 24, 2018
Still can’t believe that #Sridevi just passed away. So sad. RIP you legend. You will live on forever.
— Ali Rehman Khan (@alirehmankhan) February 24, 2018