By Aashima Talwar Last Updated:
There are a lot of great love stories in Bollywood! No, we are not talking about the Bollywood movies but the real love stories that exist in B-town. One of the golden couples of Bollywood was none other than Boney Kapoor and Sridevi. Boney Kapoor and Sridevi fought with the world to get married. When Boney and Sridevi fell in love, Boney was a married man!
It was Sridevi's true love towards Boney that she won against all the odds during their marriage.The couple finally tied the knot on June 2, 1996, and since then, they were going strong. It was a dark night for Bollywood and all the Sridevi fans on February 24, 2018, when a sudden shocking news made everyone dumbstruck. One of the legendary actresses of Bollywood, who made many people's childhood fabulous with her grace, left us within a blink of an eye. Due to a sudden major cardiac arrest in Dubai, Mr.India actress Sridevi left us on her trip to heaven.
The power couple, Sridevi and Boney had completed more than 20 years of marriage, and their love was an epitome of their strong relationship. After years of marriage, Boney Kapoor did the sweetest thing for his darling late wife, Sridevi. When the legendary beauty Sridevi completed 50 years in Indian film industry in the year 2017. The southern beauty debuted on the silver screen with Sree Amma Iyengar in 1963. Her journey was a successful one and was a celebration in every respect!
What the proud husband did for his talented actress-wife was really touching. It was a kind gesture by Boney where he paid a tribute to the endless hard work and dedication she gave to the Bollywood film industry. To celebrate the golden jubilee of Sridevi's acting career, hubby Boney Kapoor decided to release Sridevi’s much-talked-about film Mom in the same year itself (2017). Mom was the home production of Boney Kapoor, which also starred Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Akshaye Khanna. The film was released on July 14, 2017. And that was not all! He even planned to bring all her co-stars from the past under one roof for a grand celebration. That's was so sweet of hubby Boney, isn't it? (Suggested Read: Boney Reveals How He Fell For Sridevi In This Throwback Interview, Would've Built Taj Mahal For Her)
He thought it was the best way to celebrate his wife's big day. He also thought that it was the destiny that Mom finished in the year 2017 when his wife completed 50 years in the film industry. Such an adorable way to show love for his wife. For the unfamiliar ones, Padma Shri awardee Sridevi died due to cardiac arrest at around 11-11:30 at night on February 24. Her brother-in-law, Sanjay Kapoor confirmed the sad news to a leading media portal, and said, “Yes, it is true that Sridevi passed away. I just landed here, I was in Dubai, and now I am flying back to Dubai. It happened roughly around 11.00 -11.30. I don’t know more details yet.” Along with Sridevi, her husband Boney Kapoor and her younger daughter Khushi Kapoor had gone to Dubai to attend a family wedding.
Like a doting actress, she stole many hearts in the film industry. Likewise, she was also a doting wife and a mother to kids, Janhvi and Khushi. While Janhvi was gearing up for her big Bollywood debut, she skipped her cousin's wedding in Dubai. The doting mother was always proud of her daughters, and as per a leading tabloid, she called her kids as 'sensible kids'. Above all, she celebrated 50 years in the industry and still looked so stunning even during her last moments, at Mohit Marwah's wedding she attended. In case you missed some of the last beautiful moments Sridevi shared with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi, check it out here.
You were a great actor, a doting mother and a supportive wife! You were a diva and you will always remain for all of us.