We are all waiting for Sridevi’s 300th film Mom, where she is seen essaying the role of a mother to Sajal Ali. SpotboyE.com takes you down to the memory lane and tells you about films where the senior actress’ portrayal of a mother has left the audience awestruck
Mom starring Sridevi
, Sajal Ali, Nawazuddin Siddiqui
and Akshaye Khanna
among others is making the right noises. From the trailer to the songs, the film has managed to arouse curiosity among the audience. In the film, Sridevi’s relationship with her daughter in the film (Sajal) is strained but yet, she is a doting mother.
Let’s take a look at a few other films where Sridevi has played ‘Mom’.
The actress had played a double role in the film Khuda Gawah (1992) and was extremely fierce as a mother. The epic action romantic film also featured Amitabh Bachchan
, Nagarjuna and Shilpa Shirodkar in the pivotal roles. Sridevi plays the role of Benazir and Mehndi in the film.
Sridev In A still from Khuda Gawah
We all remember the naive Shashi Godbole from the film English Vinglish. Sridevi plays a mother to a son and a daughter. While her son Sagar treats her with utmost respect, Shashi’s daughter Sapna and her husband constantly mock her for lack of English speaking skills.
Sridev In a Still From English Vinglish
Sridevi and Anil Kapoor teamed up for Mr Bechara in 1996. In the film, Anil Kapoor
, a widower with a child, admits Sridevi to a hospital. As things turn out, Anil is left to take care of Sridevi until she recovers from amnesia. Over time, she falls in love with Anil and develops affection for the child. The senior actress totally rocked in Mr. Bechara.
Anil Kapoor And Sridevi In A Still From Mr Bechara
In this film she once again teams up with Anil Kapoor. Unlike her previous characters, Sridevi played the role of a greedy mom and wife who exchanges her husband with Urmila Matondkar for a huge sum of money.
Sridevi And Anil Kapoor In A Still From Judaai
Sridevi brings forth her feisty side in Aulad (1987) where she plays the role of a mother at loggerheads with her husband (essayed by Jeetandra
), who gives away his child to Jaya Prada after an ill-fated train accident.
Jeetendra And Sridevi In A Still From Aulad
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