|Actual Name:||Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan|
|Nickname(s):||Sridevi, Hawa-Hawai, Chandni, Joker (fondly called by her family members)|
|Debut:||Tamil Film- Thunaivan (1967, as a child artist)
Malayalam Film- Kumara Sambhavam (1969)
Kannada Film- Bhakta Kumbara (1974)
Telugu Film- Maa Nanna Nirdoshi (1970)
Hindi Film- Julie (1975, as a child actor),
Solva Sawan (1978, in lead role)
TV- Malini Iyer (2004)
|Controversies:||The marrige between Sridevi and Mithun Chakraborty was hidden for many days. However, after publishing there marrige certificate by some magazine it created a controversy.
Her marrige with Boney Kapoor also attracted a controversy as Boney was already married to Mona Shourie Kapoor and he was more then 10 years old to Sridevi.
Personal Life Info
|Date Of Barth:||August 13, 1963|
|Birth Place:||Meenampatti, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Date of Death:||February 24, 2018|
|Place Of Death:||Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, UAE|
|Age (at the time of death):||54 Years|
|Death Cause:||rowning in a Bathtub following loss of consciousness|
|Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign:||Leo|
|Hometown:||Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Family:||Father- Late Ayyapan Yanger (Lawyer)
Mother- Late Rajeswari Yanger
Brothers- Anand, Satish (both are Step)
Sisther- Late Latha (photo in the parents' section; above)
Brother-in-law- Anil Kapoor,
|Caste:||OBC (Naidu community, Nadars)|
|Address:||Sea Springs, Bungalow No. 2
Green Acres, 7 Bungalows,
Andheri West, Lokhandwala Complex
|Hobbies:||Doing Yoga, Painting, Dancing|
|Last Film(s):||Kannada Film: Priya (1979)
Telugu Film: S. P. Parasuram (1994)
Malayalam Film: Devaraagam (1996)
Tamil Film: Puli (2015)
Hindi Film: Mom (2017)
|Awards:||1977: Filmfare Special Award (South) for 16 Vayathinile
1982: Filmfare Best Actress Award (Tamil) for Meendum Kokila
1990: Filmfare Best Actress Award for ChaalBaaz
1991: Filmfare Best Actress Award (Telugu) for Kshana Kshanam
1992: Filmfare Best Actress Award for Lamhe
2013: Filmfare Special Award for Nagina and Mr India
2013: Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian award from the Government of India
2018: Won National Award for Best Actress for 'Mom' for the year 2017
sPhysical Stats & More
|Height(approx):||in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5' 6"
|Weight(approx):||in kilograms- 56 Kg
in pounds- 123 lbs
|Eye Colour:||Light Brown|
|Favourite Dishs:||Rice Rasam, Vanilla Ice cream|
|Favourite Actors:||Shah Rukh Khan, Sylvester Stallone|
|Favourite Actresses:||Meryl Streep|
|Favourite Attire:||Kanjeevaram Sarees|
|Favourite Music:||Not Known|
|Favourite Movies:||Not Known|
|Favourite Director:||Not Known|
|Favourite Books:||Not Known|
BoyFriend, Affairs & More
|Affairs/ Boyfriends:||Mithun Chakraborty (Actor)
Boney Kapoor (Producer)
|Husband/ Spouse:||Mithun Chakraborty (1985–1988)
Boney Kapoor (1996-present)
|Daughter:||Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor (Step)
|Son:||Arjun Kapoor (step)
|Net Worth:||₹247 Crore (at the time of her death)|
Some Unknown fact about Sridevi
- Sridevi is considered as first female superstar of Indian film Industry.
- She was born on 1963 in Meenampatti village, some 15 kms from Sivakasi, the famous Cracker and Matchbox town,Virudhunagar district in the heart of Tamil Nadu but moved to Chennai (then Madras) when she was around 4 years.
- Sridevi started her career as a child artist at the age of four in the movie Thunaivan(1969).
- She was awarded Padma Shri in 2013 by Government of India which is the fourth highest civilian honor.
- The role of Shivgamini in Baahubali 1 and 2 was offered to Sridevi first but she refused the role because of her other work commitments.
- Sridevi has worked in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada films.
- She as the member of film school Asian Academy of Film and Television (AAFT) located in Noida film city.
- Sridevi’s real name is Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan but on screen she was called as Sridevi.
- Her mother or sister Srilatha always used to be there during her shooting of her film between 1972 till 1993.
- In a Tamil film Moondru Mudichu in 1976 she played role of Rajanikant’s setpmother.
- Sridevi debuted in Bollywood with the film Solva Savan in 1979 and her popularity rose with each passing year.
- Being a South Indian ,she mostly worked in South Indian movies that is why she faced difficulty while speaking Hindi.So in the initial days Rekha dubbed her in several movies apart from Rekha, former actress Naaz also used to dub for Sridevi.
- Very few people knows that she was down with high fever of 103 degrees while shooting for the song ‘Na Jaane Kaha Se Aayi Hai’.
- During her shooting for the movie Lamhe she lost her father. Four year later in 1995 she alo lost her mother due to complication during brain tumor operation.
- Sridevi actually spelled her name as Sreedevi, but never really corrected the spelling.
- Sridevi was highest paid actress from 1985 to 1992.