Legendary Actress SirDevi Passes Away

Bollywood superstar who broke the mould when it came to playing traditionally coy female roles, has died after suffering a heart attack in Dubai, her family said on Sunday.

Tributes soon flowed from figures ranging from the prime minister to fellow cinematic figures and fans following the death of the star at 54, reportedly while attending her nephews wedding late on Saturday night.

SriDevi was one of the biggest names in Indian cinema. She started her career as child star and was working in film industry till last year. Her last movie ZERO is not yet released in which she will appear in special appearance.

SriDevi not only worked in Hindi movies, but also worked in many Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam movies.