Reema Lagoo was a versatile actress who has worked for over 4 decades and had excelled in all mediums: Natak, TV and Films and both in Hindi and Marathi languages. The actress was born in Pune and her real name was Nayan Bhadbhade. The legendary actress was the daughter of Mandakini Bhadbhade, an old Marathi actress. The actress started her career when she was young and acted in 9 films as a child actor. The actress was Vivek Lagaoo and she also has a daughter Mrunmayee Lagoo,
The actress was known for playing mother based role in Hindi cinema, she had a unique record as the only actress who has played mother on-screen to the op 3 Khans of the Bollywood industry – Salman, Aamir, and Shahrukh. The actress has also worked in most Suraj Barjatya films featured her as a doting mother in Hum Apke Hain Kaun, Maine Pyar Kiya and much more.
The legendary actress sudden death has sent a shockwave amongst industry and fans alike. As per reports the actress suffered a cardiac arrest early on Thursday morning at Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai. The last rituals took place at 2 pm in Oshiwara.
Bollywood celebrities and bigwigs took to social media to express their sorrow on her untimely departure. Here are few of them:-
T 2428 – Just heard the shocking and unbelievable news about Reema Lagoo's passing .. such a fine talent and gone so young ! Very SAD !!
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) May 18, 2017
#ReemaLagoo ji, you will be hugely missed! Strength and courage to your family and friends. RIP
— Madhav Jha (@arjunk26) May 18, 2017
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) May 18, 2017
RIP #ReemaLagoo such a loss to art and cinema. You are and will always be our favourite screen mom. My condolences to the family. 🙏🏼
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 18, 2017
Cldnt believe it at first. #ReemaLagoo gone too soon! You will be missed!! Strength & love to your family and friends ❤️❤️❤️
— Ileana D'Cruz (@Ileana_Official) May 18, 2017
So saddnened to hear the demise of #ReemaLagoo ji.. my favourite on screen mum! may her soul rest in peace.. you will be truly missed ..
— Geeta Basra (@Geeta_Basra) May 18, 2017
Deeply saddened to hear about the demise of #ReemaLagoo. One of the sweetest persons I've known. 🕉Shanti🙏🏻
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) May 18, 2017
Grew up watching d warmth & love #ReemaLagoo ji brought out on screen. Saddened by her sudden demise.Heartfelt condolences to her family…
— Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) May 18, 2017
Saddened. RIP #ReemaLagoo. She radiated talent, beauty and such warmth. She will be missed. Condolences to her family.
— Madhuri Dixit-Nene (@MadhuriDixit) May 18, 2017
— Randeep Hooda (@RandeepHooda) May 18, 2017
— King Mika Singh (@MikaSingh) May 18, 2017
Saddened to hear about the demise of #ReemaLagoo, had the opportunity to work with her…a fine actress and person.Prayers to the family 🙏🏻
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) May 18, 2017
So terribly sad 2hear #ReemaLagoo is no more.worked with her in so many songs n she was just the most loving soul..condolences 2 her family
— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) May 18, 2017
So sad to hear of the passing of Reema Lagoo ji. She was Most graceful and kind. Rest in Peace.
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) May 18, 2017
RIP. Worked in quite a few films. Reema Lagoo. Good friend. Heartfelt condolences pic.twitter.com/GItoweLzsR
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) May 18, 2017
This is truly sad news…she was warm, gracious and an exceptional actor…I had the privilege of directing her….#RIPReemaLagoo
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) May 18, 2017