Mumbai, Jun 14 : Bollywood diva Sridevi will be felicitated for her outstanding achievement in Indian cinema at the upcoming 17th IIFA Awards.
The 52-year-old actress, who has worked in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada films, made her Bollywood debut as a child artist with the 1975 movie “Julie”. (Read: Sridevi wraps up Mom’s Georgia schedule) Also Read - Janhvi Kapoor Shares Monochrome Picture of Parents, Wishes Late Sridevi And Boney Kapoor ‘Happy Anniversary’
In her career spanning over 40 years, the actress has given various memorable performances in film like “Sadma,” “Mr India”, “Lamhe”, “Chandni”, “Chaalbaaz”, “Khuda Gawah” and “English Vinglish”. Stalwarts of Indian cinema like VK Murthy, Rekha, and Yash Johar have previously been recipients of this award. The award will be presented to the actress at the main ceremony, held during the four-day long ‘IIFA Weekend’ from June 23-26 2016 in Madrid, Spain. Also Read - Khushi Kapoor on Being Trolled For Her Appearance: People Still S**t on me For Not Looking Like my Mom Also Read - Pakistani Host Jokes About Irrfan Khan And Sridevi's Death, Their co-Star Adnan Siddiqui Apologises to All