Sridevi turns 48
. The Indian actress Sridevi Boney Kapoor turns 48. Having made impression acting in several hundred films in various languages including Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and Malayalam, Sridevi has managed to find a place in the history of Indian cinema with some of her soul-stirring performances.
She started her career as a child star in the Tamil movie Kandhan Karunai in 1967. In addition to this Sridevi had also been part of few Malayalam movies then.
Winner of Bollywood Filmfare Awards for Best Actress in Meendum Kokila and Kshana Kshanam, Sridevi ventured to Hindi successfully with Solva Saawan. She followed it up with hits like Himmatwala, Sadma, Tohfa, Nagina, Mr India, Chandni, and Chaalbaaz. Nagina is remembered for her iconic dance sequence in the film’s climax. Shekhar Kapur’s all-time hit Mr India won her rave reviews.