Special salute for late Sridevi at Cannes Film Festival
For her enormous contribution in Bollywood and Tollywood, late Sridevi will receive a special salute at the Cannes Film Festival.
Her husband, Boney Kapoor, shared that “I’m happy that people from the world over are recognising her body of work and her contribution to cinema. Even though the overwhelming emptiness of losing her remains, it’s comforting to know that she lives on through her work.”
Furthermore, he said that a documentary or a film will be made on the life of Sridevi. He also stated that the film will most probably roll by next year. Post her death; the actress was awarded “Best Actress” for her role as an avenging mother in the Hindi film, Mom (2017).
Members of her family stated that, “It’s time to celebrate her life and her achievements. She is not with us today but her legacy will always live on”.
The actress’s daughters, Jhanvi and Khushi Kapoor, will attend the festival on the 16th of May.