Sri Devi who was the female superstar of Hindi cinema . When she did her debut in Bollywood ,no body thought that she could achieve the tag of the first female superstar of hindi cinema. We brought some of the fact of her life which you might dont know .Sri Devi- Some Unknown fact of her life.you are reading this article on BollywoodTower
Name– Sri Devi
DOB– 13th August 1963
Died- 25 Feb 2018 (Due to cardiac arrest)
Address– Mumbai ,Maharashtra
Family– Boney Kapoor(Husband) ,Jhanvi Kapoor ,Khushi Kapoor
Debut movie –Sadma(1983)
Hit Movie– 35 hit (Till Date)
Favorite Actor– Jitendra ,Mithun Chakraborty ,Amitabh bachchan
Favorite Actress– Hema Malini ,Vahida Rehman
Love Affairs– Mithun Chakraborty ,Boney Kapoor
First crush– Mithun Chakraborty
Marriage– Married Mithun (1985-1988) ,Boney Kapoor(1996)
Turning point of life–
she started acting at the age of 4 . She admitted in an interview that to continue her career in films was her mom decision and I think that was turning point of my wife .she added – I was not sure what to do but when I was doing films as child artist I was pretty much enjoying that .So I think my mom made a right choice for me .She is the only person behind my success.
Turning point of career–
Himmatwala against Jitendra was a big hit and her beauty and acting skill were appreciated by the industry people . She became overnight star after this film .Like Rajesh khanna considered as first superstar of the country ,she considered as the first female superstar of the country.
Hobbies– Painting ,Acting
Inspiration– Her mother
Down phase– Not really when she was working before getting married to Boney kapoor
Best phase– 1984-1992
Her secret marriage with Mithun Chakraborty created a huge controversy .Once their marriage certificate got leaked in media then they admitted their marriage .
Fees per film– 5 cr per film. In the lates 80s Among female actress ,she was the first one to charge fees in double digit Rs 10 lakhs
Some more Interesting Fact of Sri Devi Life
Sri devi started doing films at the age of 4 . her firs film as an child artist was Muruga(1967).it was a Tamil Film.
well She married with Mithun chakraborty secretly as he was already married . Friends close to her reveals that she always regret this decision made by her.
She considered as the first female superstar of Bollywood ,She defined the super stardom for female actress
She charged more than most of the leading actor at that time.
Her 17 films with Jitendra is a record and out of 17 most of were huge hit .
Instead of Being such a huge star she was always down to earth .People close to her reveals that she is one of the most humble person .
Her death shocked the entire nation
she was in dubai on 25 th feb 2018 to attend a marrige function . After marrige she got cardia arrest and she passed away . It was a shocking news for every one . people were not able to believe that it actually happened .
From primeminister office to President office ,every one paid a tribute to this mega star of hindi cinema .
Every one was shocked and paying tribute to her on social media .
she will always be in the heart of people because of the kind of performance she gave in her films.
you are reading this article on BollywoodTower
Her last Picture of the marriage in Dubai
Follow BollywoodTower on facebook and Twitter to get all the latest update from B-town .