Sri Devi is one of the Bollywood stars who posses a prominent place in the film industry. She has spent an interesting era in her film career and has witnessed different phases of Hindi cinema. Sri Devi is a superb actress, splendid dancer and successful producer too. She is a beauty whose eyes mesmerize the world. She is one of the best actresses of the Indian cinema whose work is not limited to Hindi movies but has spread to various Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam where she performed superbly and made a promising career.
Sri Devi started her film career when Rekha, Jaya Bahduri, Parveen Bobby and Hema Malini were ruling on Bollywood. Her Himmatwala was the first movie which made her notable among the other actresses of that time. Soon her Sadma Moondram Pirai, ChaalBaaz, Khuda Gawah, Nagina, Chandni, Laadla, Lamhe, Judaai, Gumrah gave her extraordinary fame and received unlimited applaud from all over the world.
Sri Devi is known as the essence of dancing in Bollywood. Her beautiful dancing performances added an attraction to her movies. Her stunning dance and eye-catching appearances in her work has always left a great impact on the viewers of Hindi movies.
Sri Devi is a captivating and expressive super star whose many films have won laurels around the globe. The iconic actress of the Indian Cinema, Sri Devi had been considered as a symbol of success for her producers. She has a capability to choose the most excellent for her roles that impact greatly on his career and box office results too. She revealed wonderful on-screen chemistry between her and the other cast of the movie.
We can see her playing various characters in her movies. Whether its comedy, tragic theme, romance or drama, Sri Devi has beautifully portrayed each of her character with complete honesty. There are some characters where her performance can never be forgotten whether it’s Sadma where she surprised everyone by her remarkable performance in a mentally retard girl’s character, Mr. India where she acted as a crime reporter or Laadla where she depicted an obstinate and arrogant woman very well. Then Lamhe, Tohfa, Maawali, Aulaad, and so many other films are on the list where she left her viewers in a great impact with her overall performance. In other words, Sri Devi has the magic to blow a new soul and freshness in her roles with her powerful and emotional acting skills.
Sri Devi is an actress who has not lost her charm yet. She still captivates the entire film industry making it identify her value through and through. Her realistic acting, superb dancing, lovely eyes, beautiful smile and dynamic gesture have captured a world within her magic for an era. She returns with English Vinglish where she appeared as a housewife who feels awkward in her daughter’s friends due to unawareness of English language. She has given a realistic performance and looked beautiful as ever.
Top 10 Movies:
Based on her performance, I can rate the following as her top ten films:
10. Khuda Gawah,
4. Mr. India
1. English Vinglish