IIFA Awards 2018: Boney Kapoor was quite emotional as he received the IIFA award on behalf of his late wife Sridevi. His son Arjun Kapoor was by his side.
IIFA Awards 2018: The biggest awards gala of Bollywood was held last night and it was as grand a spectacle as you would have imagined with performances by the likes of Sanju actor Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Race 3 star Bobby Deol.
While many assumed that young Janhvi Kapoor will take time to overcome the grief of her mother Sridevi’s sudden demise, she stunned all by returning to the sets of Dhadak within a few weeks.
More than three months ago, Sridevi, that Chandni of Bollywood, left this world at the age of 54 years. Her husband and producer Boney Kapoor, like her millions of fans, is still not over her sudden departure. He posted a montage video from her account.
Nagarjuna, who was as shocked as the rest of the nation by Sridevi’s sudden demise in February at a Dubai hotel, says her contribution to cinema cannot be undermined.
Filmmaker Subhash Ghai and producer Namrata Goyal received the award on behalf of Sridevi’s family. Boney Kapoor said he is overwhelmed with the recognition and tributes and love of millions of Sridevi’s fans being showered on her.
At the ongoing Cannes Film Festival, the late legendary actor Sridevi will be honoured with an Icon Award. Recently, she was honoured with the Best Actress award for her performance in Mom at the 65th National Film Awards.
On February 24, Sridevi died of “accidental drowning” in her hotel bathtub after losing consciousness. According to Dubai-based Gulf News, the actor was under the influence of alcohol when she fell into the bathtub and drowned.
Sridevi was honoured with the Best Actress award for her performance in Mom at the 65th National Film Awards. The award was accepted by her husband Boney Kapoor and daughters Jahnvi and Khushi Kapoor.
National Film Awards: Sridevi is being honoured at the 65th National Film Awards for her performance in the film, Mom. Her husband, Boney Kapoor, and her daughters, Janhvi and Khushi, are at the ceremony to collect the award on her behalf.
National Film Awards: The 65th National Awards ceremony was held in New Delhi at Vigyan Bhawan. Read our blog for all the updates about the coveted award ceremony.
The National Award ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 3 at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi and the awards will be presented by President Ram Nath Kovind. To accept Sridevi’s award, husband Boney Kapoor along with his two daughters Janhvi and Khushi flew down to the national capital.
Producer Boney Kapoor has reportedly registered various titles for the film based on Sridevi’s life, including Sri, Sridevi and Sri Ma’am, with the Title Registration Committee of the Indian Motion Picture Producers’ Association (IMPPA).
Actor-director Satish Kaushik, who began his journey as a film director with Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja 25 years ago, has apologised to producer Boney Kapoor for delivering a box office failure that left him broke.
The Permanent Roommates star Sumeet Vyas had worked with the late Bollywood icon Sridevi in English Vinglish. She was presented with Best Actor (Female) National Award for her 2017 release, MOM.