Veteran Bollywood actress Sridevi‘s sudden and untimely death has left a void in Bollywood. But more than her fans and film industry, it’s a big loss to her family. Sridevi, arguably Bollywood’s first female superstar, died in Dubai due to accidental drowning, reported media. The majority of the population is yet to come to terms with her death. After losing one of Indian cinema’s brightest stars, it seems Sridevi’s husband and filmmaker Boney Kapoor, is keen to make a comprehensive documentary on the life of his late wife.
Reports suggest that Boney’s old friend Shekhar Kapoor will be helming the project. A source, in a statement to Asian Age, revealed, “It will be a kind of one-stop visual legacy on her life and cinema, with the rarest of rare footage and voices of everyone who mattered in her life,” adding that, “Boney is very disturbed by what he considers untruths that are being spread about his wife’s death. As far as he’s concerned, they had a perfect marriage. He spends a lot of time now reliving their golden moments together.” ALSO READ: Janhvi Kapoor Birthday: Sonam Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor, Rhea, Khushi Come Together As The Dhadak Actress Turned 21 – See Pic And Video
Sridevi, passed away in Dubai on February 24, 2018, reportedly due to accidental drowning in her hotel bathtub after losing consciousness. The actress has been laid to rest yesterday (February 28). The Indian cinema icon Sridevi was cremated with state honours at Vile Parle cremation grounds and several celebs from the film fraternity arrived at the venue to pay condolences to the late actress. Sridevi was featured in the In Memoriam section at the 90th Academy Awards today. Yes, Academy Awards paid a tribute to Sridevi, who has given us some memorable films in Bollywood. Watch this space for further updates.