Legendary actors Sridevi and Shashi Kapoor who passes away recently featured in the In Memoriam section at the 90th Academy Awards.
The Academy awards paid tribute to Indian stars at the Oscars’ In Memoriam section for their contribution to the world of cinema.
Apart from the Bollywood actors, James Bond star Roger Moore, Mary Goldberg and Johan Johansson, John Heard and Sam Shephard were also remembered during the same section of Oscars 2018.
Sridevi passes away due to the accidental drowning in Dubai on February 24, 2018. She was 54. The actress was in Dubai to attend her nephew’s Mohit Marwah’s wedding. The actress was one of the famous actress of Hindi Cinema. She ruled the hearts of millions. Her sudden death was a huge shock for her family and her industry colleagues.
While, Shashi Kapoor breathed his last at Kolkilaben Ambani Hospital on December 4, 2017. The 79-year-old actor passed away after a prolonged illness. Shashi Kapoor had been suffering from a kidney ailment and had been undergoing dialysis. Mr Kapoor had been in a wheelchair for years.
Through the 1970s and 80s, Shashi Kapoor rose to stardom with films like Sharmilee, Kabhi Kabhie, Pighalta Aasmaan, etc.