Sridevi to act in a multilingual?
Sridevi will be shortly working on a project that will be produced in three languages.
Ace Telugu writer Kona Venkat said that listening to the story line of his next project, Sridevi liked it so much that she immediately agreed to work on the project. The title of the movie is undecided. Later Sridevi’s husband and producer Boney Kapoor also expressed his willingness to produce the movie in three languages.
“(I) had the privilege of meeting the lady superstar of all times Sridevi and narrated a story for her. It`s on. Boney Kapoorji will produce this film in three languages. Director and other details will be revealed soon,” posted Kona Venkat on his Twitter page.
As a dialogue writer, Kona Venkat has written story line of Telugu blockbuster movies like ‘Ready’, ‘Dookudu’ and ‘Don Seenu’.
Kona Venkat entered film industry as a producer. But his movie did not do well on the box office. After that he worked for Ram Gopal Varma for a long time. He became an icon of comedy with his humorous dialogues. He also worked for a long time with Srinu Vaitla and Gopimohan.
Sridevi was born on 13th August, 1963 in Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu. She has worked in films of many languages like Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada. CNN IBN described her as the “first female superstar of Bollywood”.
Sridevi started her career as a child actor. She also acted in ‘Julie’ as a child actor. This was her first Bollywood debut in 1975. In 1976, she got her first lead role in a Tamil movie. In 1978, she got her first Bollywood film as a lead actress. The movie was ‘Solva Sawan’. She reigned in 80’s and 90’s.
Then she took a break and after a gap of 15 years, she acted in ‘English Vinglish’ in 2012. Her comeback was highly successful. Till now she has won five Filmfare awards.
Sridevi is married to producer Boney Kapoor. Boney Kapoor divorced his first wife to marry Sridevi. Sridevi has two kids, Jhanvi and Khushi. Actor Arjun Kapoor is Sridevi’s step son.
Recently Boney Kapoor threw a lavish birthday bash for his wife. Who’s who from Bollywood came to wish Sridevi.In 2013, Sridevi was honored by the fourth highest civilian award, Padma Shri from the Government of India. Sridevi is also associated with social service.