Veteran actress Reema Lagoo passed away in Mumbai last night. The 59-year-old actress reportedly died after suffering from a cardiac arrest.
The actress was rushed to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital after she complained of chest pain last night. She breathed her last in the Andheri hospital.
The senior actress is well remembered for her remarkable roles in films like Maine Pyar Kiya, Hum Aapke Hain Koun, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and Hum Saath-Saath Hain. Lagoo rose to prominence after successfully playing mothers’ role in several Bollywood films. She started her career in the late 70s and early 80s in Hindi and Marathi films. She has also done some notable works in the television space. She is known for her popular TV show with Supriya Pilgaonkar Tu Tu Main Main she also featured in Shriman Shrimati.
The actress was married to Marathi actor Vivek Lagoo and the couple had a daughter Mrunmayee Lagoo. However, the couple later parted their ways.
Celebrities pay tribute on twitter.