With the sudden demise of Veteran Actor Sridevi at the age of 54, has created shock waves in the cinema industry and especially Kollywood. Sridevi started her career in the cinema from Tamil movie and rose up to an ICON of Indian cinema with great box office hits in Hindi.
She’s known for her successful collaborations with actors Kamal Haasan and Rajnikanth. Even after all these years, Sridevi is more often known for her unique performance in the film ‘Sadma/Moondram Pirai’, directed by Balu Mahendra. Sridevi made a comeback in Tamil after several years in ‘Puli‘, which also remains to be her last film in the language.
Rajnikanth has expressed his condolence and shock in his Twitteer page, “I’m shocked and very disturbed. I’ve lost a dear friend and the industry has lost a true legend. My heart goes out to her family and friends. I feel the pain with them”.
Kamal Haasan in his tweet, “Have witnessed Sridevi’s life from an adolescent teenager to the magnificeint lady she became. Her stardom was well deserved. Many happy moments with her flash through my mind including the last time I met her. Sadma’s lullaby haunts me now. We’ll miss her”.
Many directors, producers, contemporary actors and celebrities of Tamil film industry have expressed shock and condolences.