Remembering Sridevi with her stellar performances on her 3rd death anniversary


Guwahati:  Touted as the “first female superstar” of Indian cinema, Sridevi continues to stay etched in our memories for her noteworthy work in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada film industries. In a career spanning nearly five decades, Sridevi left an indelible mark on the silver screen.

On her third death anniversary, let’s remember her stellar performances:

Mr. India

Mr. India is one of the most iconic films of Bollywood. This science-fiction drama was very well received by critics and audiences. Sridevi as Seema Soni was mesmerizing in every scene she was a part of. ‘Miss Hawa Hawaii’ was a major reason why this film became the highest grosser of 1987.


This Yash Chopra classic is still remembered for its amazing performances and incredible soundtrack. The song “Mere Haathon Mein” became a huge hit. An actor of such great caliber, Sridevi played the titular role in this Blockbuster flick.


This film allowed Sridevi to showcase her acting prowess to the fullest. Appearing in a double role, the gorgeous actress played completely opposite characters and excelled in executing both of them. Sridevi won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress for this flick.


This 1983 film directed by Balu Mahendra is an emotional tale of a girl suffering from retrograde amnesia due to which she behaves like an 8-year-old. Sridevi lived the character of Reshmi and delivered one of her best performances. She fetched another Filmfare Award for this iconic film.


This timeless classic directed by Yash Chopra was way ahead of its time. Sridevi was simply outstanding. She played Pallavi and Pooja Bhatnagar with great finesse. The film performed moderately in India but a major hit overseas.

English Vinglish

This comedy-drama marked the come-back of Sridevi to Hindi Cinema. The film opened to widespread critical acclaim. It received a 5 minute standing ovasion at the Toronto Film Festial. Gauri Shinde’s direction was absolutely flawless.


This Nawaz and Sridevi suspense thriller was widely acclaimed for its powerful performances and intense storyline. This was Sridevi’s 300th film. She earned National Film Award for Best Actress for this superhit flick.