Several stars and celebrities from film industries across the country expressed shock and disbelief on getting to know about the death of the actress, who began her career in the Tamil film industry and then later, went on to rule Bollywood.
Social Media platforms like Twitter and Facebook had condolences flowing in from across the country for the actress. From Film stars to politicians to sportspersons, everybody expressed grief and shock on getting to know of Sridevi’s demise. Needless to say, Sridevi’s acting had left a profound mark on everybody’s life.
Here’s what some of them said…
I’m shocked and very disturbed. I’ve lost a dear friend and the industry has lost a true legend. My heart goes out to her family and friends. I feel the pain with them #RIPSridev … you will be missed.
Have witnessed Sridevi’s life from an adolescent teenager to the magnificeint lady she became. Her stardom was well deserved. Many happy moments with her flash through my mind including the last time I met her. Sadma’s lullaby haunts me now. We’ll miss her
– Actor Kamal Haasan
#Sridevi ji…shocked & heartbroken to hear she is no more. My all time favourite and an iconic legend who has passed on too soon… She is irreplaceable and unforgettable. My heartfelt condolences to her family. May her soul rest in peace…
– Actress Gauthami
Shocked & disturbed with the news of #Sridevi garu’s demise. She truly was the epitome of everything amazing as an actor & a woman. My all time favourite actress.. Gone too soon. Strength to her family & loved ones. May her soul Rest in Peace.
-Telugu Superstar Mahesh Babu
A beautiful story has ended. #SriDevi. May her soul rest in peace.
– Ace cinematographer P C Sreeram
No words. My condolences to the family and everyone affected. Rest in peace #Sridevi … 💔
– Actress Sunainaa
Extremely sad and shocked to hear about the sudden demise of my most favourite actor and role model, #Sridevi Ma’am.. this must be so difficult, my heartfelt condolences to the family🙏🏻😢 #RIPSridevi #gonetoosoon #heartbreaking
-Actress Kajal Aggarwal
It’s definitely a great loss!! Still can’t believe the news that #Sridevi garu is no more !!Irreplaceable. Heartfelt condolences to her family. #RIPSridevi
Telugu actor Ravi Teja
Shocked to Hear the Demise of Iconic actress Sridevi Garu ! Really Sad News . Condolences to Her Family , Near & dear ones . #Sridevi
Telugu star Allu Arjun
Just cannot imagine that #Sridevi is not with us anymore! I’m devastated hearing this news 😞
May God give the family the strength to deal with this tragedy. Thoughts and prayers 🙏🏻
-Singer and Music Composer Shankar Mahadevan
Life is truly unpredictable 😢So saddened by this news. As a child, I was totally in love vth her infectious onscreen energy.& she continued to entertain us vth her brilliant acting until her last breath!
You will b deeply missed RIP #sridevi Strength to the entire family&friends
-actor Ganesh Venkatram
Really shocked and saddened to hear about the untimely death of such a brilliant actor.
Rest in peace #Sridevi
-actor Gautham Karthik
#RIP #sridevi woke up to the worst shock ever ,an actress who re-wrote rules did every role with so much conviction and she was an idol for most women in how to be and how to look . She made the 50’s look like a walk in the park . This is a dark day for Indian cinema .
-actress and producer Sriya Reddy
While Bollywood mourns the loss of its female superstar, the Tamil film industry mourns the loss of one of its finest actors… RIP #sridevi … you will live forever through the wonderful body of work you left behind.. #timeless #ICON
– Actress Andrea Jeremiah
#AnushkaShetty expressing her Condolences on Sudden Demise of Legendary actresses #Sridevi garu #RIPSridevi Garu💐😔
– Actress Anushka Shetty
RIP #sridevi ji 🙏🏻
You were one of the reasons I wanted to act. Watching your films as I was… https://www.instagram.com/p/BfmyaZzBV2C/
-Actress Amyra Dastur
Even the last day of her life she was the queen ! You will always be a queen in our Hearts n Memories #Sridevi Ji My condolences to #Jhanvi #Khushi #Boneyji and all her fans n loved ones. This new is soo sad. Very Unfair. Too soon 😔🙏
– Actress Neetu Chandra
Shocked to hear about the demise of #Sridevi ji .Heartfelt condolences to the family. R.I.P!!
-Cricketer Rahul Dravid
It’s a heart breaking news, can’t even imagine in the worst of my dreams – World losses the best performer – Condolences to the Family.
Rest in Peace #Sridevi Ji
– Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui
“I have no words. Condolences to everyone who loved #Sridevi . A dark day . RIP Ye Lamhe , ye pal hum har pal yaad karenge.. ye mausam chale gaye toh hum fariyad karenge.. #RIPSridevi”
– Actress Priyanka Chopra
Did not know that GODDESSES can be no more!!
Just CANNOT believe it!!
RIP #Sridevi ji !
My deepest condolences to Boney ji and family!!
– Director Ashutosh Gowarikar
You showed us that a woman can headline a movie. You were the only pan Indian superstar ever. Thank you for the memories. You will live forever in our hearts #Sridevi.
-Actress Parul Yadav
This is how I will always want to remember #Sridevi – Happening, Vibrant, Brilliant, Beautiful, Bestest and Unique.🙏🙏 #QueenOfIndianCinemaSridevi
-Actor Anupam Kher
One of those actresses who got paid more than her male co-stars many times, definition of Women Power & ultimate stardom. We all will miss you #Sridevi ji & your genius expressions ofcourse. #RIP