Sridevi, who is regarded as the ‘first female superstar’ of Indian cinema, passed away last year, but even today her unforgettable charm lives on.On Sridevi’s 56th birth anniversary on Tuesday, her daughter Janhvi kapoor, posted a beautiful birthday wish for the late actor. “Happy Birthday Mumma. I love you,” she wrote alongside a beautiful throwback picture of Sridevi.
Janhvi’s post garnered many likes and comments, by stars and fans alike. Priyanka Chopra, Manish Malhotra, Dia Mirza, and Masaba Gupta, were among those who sent their love to the Dhadak actor.
Sridevi was also remembered by Anil Kapoor’s wife Sunita Kapoor, who celebrated her bond with the late actor, in a heart-warming post, “Memories are always special. Sometimes we laugh by remembering the times we cried, and we cry by remembering the days we laughed! That’s life. Happy birthday Sri, Miss you so much.” Designer Manish Malhotra, one of Sridevi’s closest friends, shared a stunning still of the legendary actor and wrote “Miss you” with heart emojis.
Sridevi passed away on February 24 in Dubai. The late actor would have turned 56 today. Born as Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan in 1963, she was known for her iconic roles in Hindi movies like Chandni, Lamhe, Mr. India, Chaalbaaz, Nagina, Sadma, and English Vinglish, etc.
The actor also made a mark with her extraordinary performances in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam and Kannada films. Her last cinematic appearance was Mom for which she also received Best Actress National Award, posthumously.She had a brief cameo in 2018 Zero, starring Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma.