Sridevi Height, Death, Age, Biography, Net Worth in 2021

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The film industry is always been a great source of entertainment. No matter what, maybe the situation is, but we all know a whenever a movie releases, we book our seats with popcorn, just waiting for the glimpse to watch it. Most people come to big cities in the hope of becoming successful actors. But only a few make it happen. It is only possible when they have the guts, sheer determination, faith in themselves, hard work, and some luck too.

Cinema is their ultimate goal. Some started at an early age as a child artist and some when they are young. It won’t be true if we say proper guidance is also required. But when we talk about the yesteryears, they didn’t have much knowledge, the proper perspective of what to do. What they only know is following their passion. Yes following their dreams and going with the flow is what made them stand out from the others.

Many examples are there in this cinema industry who had faced a lot of obstacles, tackled them, and finally made way to this stardom, following, and love which they deserve completely. Irrespective of any particular industry, they had their own set of struggles and fears. Some of the legendaries include Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Shah Rukh Khan, SSR, Ayushmaan Khuranna, and a lot more.

This list also includes the females too. One such is the very beautiful, bonafide late Sridevi Ji. As the name itself describes the personality she is. No doubt that she has left us with a remarkable inspiration and influence for us. From where she started to where she is, is just mind-blowing. She always wined the heart of her fans with her fine acting skills.

She doesn’t only confine herself within the south industries but also established herself in Bollywood too She was considered as of the fashion divas during the earlier periods of movies. Though her personal life revolves around controversies, all this got overshadowed by her fame, success, recognition.

Hey, in this article, we will look over Sridevi Height, Biography in detail. We will also include her lifestyle, age, weight, height, boyfriends, and career. Scroll below to learn detailed information about Sridevi Height, Weight, salary, estimated earning, lifestyle, and Income reports.

Nick NameSridevi, Hawa-Hawai, Chandni,
Real NameShree Amma Yanger Ayyapan
Famous Forher acting skills

Early Life

Date of Birth13 August 1963
Birth PlaceMeenampatti, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India
Date of Death24 February 2018
Birth NameShree Amma Yanger Ayyapan
Age (at the time of death)54 years
Zodiac SignLeo
HobbiesDoing Yoga, Painting, Dancing
HometownSivakasi, Tamil Nadu, India
AddressSea Springs, Bungalow No. 2
Green Acres, 7 Bungalows,
Andheri West, Lokhandwala Complex

Sridevi Death Reason

Though her cause of death was sentenced as due to drowning. But many speculated and rumored that it was Mr.Boney Kapoor who is behind her death. The reason was the life insurance policy worth 100 crores. Boney wanted to be divided equally among his four children including Arjun and Anushula Kapoor.

But, Sridevi’s not agreeing to this resulted in an argument between them. In the heat f the moment he just pushed her. Others speculated that he made her drink to some high level and made her drowned making it be herself the cause. The reasons might be several but many think this was a murder and Boney Kapoor must be behind the bars.

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Physical Stats

Her eye is Light brown and her hair color is Black. However, the shoe and dress size of the Gorgeous actress are not known.

Sridevi Height & Weight

Sridevi‘s height is approximately 5 feet 6 inches. Her Height in Centimetre is 170 cm and in the meter is 1.70 m.

Height in centimeters – 170cm
in meters – 1.70m
in feet-inches – 5 ft 6 inch
Weight in kg – 56 kg
in lbs – 123 lbs
Body Measurements34-28-34 inches

Family & Relationships

FatherLate Ayyapan Yanger
MotherLate Rajeswari Yanger
BrotherAnand, Satish (both are Steps)
SisterLate Latha (photo in the parents’ section; above)
Husband/SpouseMithun Chakraborty (1985–1988)
Boney Kapoor (1996-present)
Affairs/BoyfriendsMithun Chakraborty (Actor)
Boney Kapoor (Producer)
Marital StatusMarried
Children’sSon– Arjun Kapoor (step)
Daughters– Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor (Step)

Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan which is her full name born on 13th August 1963 at Menampatti, Sivakasi situated in the Tamil Nadu state. Her mother Rajeshwari was an actress too, who worked in the Telugu movie and her father is a lawyer.

After her proper recognition in Bollywood, she married Boney Kapoor producer and elder brother of Anil and Sanjay Kapoor, father of Arjun Kapoor who was his 2nd wife then and beautifully blessed with two children Jhanvi and Khushi Kapoor.

Where Jhanvi predominantly works in the Hindi cinema. But, unfortunately, she missed this blissful life and passed away on 24 February 2018. Apart from this, she has two stepbrothers and a sister.


CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known

Much is not known about her education as she started her career as a child artist. Reports say that she was only 5th pass and lost out of school, due to the tight schedules of movies.

She made her acting debut at the age of 4 with the Tamil movie “Kandan Karunai.” After this, she also acted in the Telugu movie “Maa Nanna Nirdoshi” and her performance in the Malayalam movie “Pompatta” made her win the Kerala State awards. Subsequently, never looking back she acted in a couple of movies as a child artist including Nam Naadu, Babu, Badi Panthulu,  Bala Bhartam, Thirumangalyam, Bhakta Kumbara. But her first Hindi movie as a child artist was “Rani Mera Naam.” this all went for the period between 1963-1975.

It was during the time frame of 1976-1982 where she bagged the role of a leading lady in “Moondru Mudichu” which was a Tamil movie directed by K.Blachandran. sharing screen space with Kamal Hasan, Rajnikanth, and many others she learned a lot as well as made her name by acting beside them. This continued with the release of her Telugu movie “Padaharella Vayasu” playing the main role that was released in 1978.

Some of her notable films are Priya, Karthika Deepam, Jhonny, Aakali Rajyam, Sigappu Rojakkal. As we all know she predominantly worked in almost all of the known industries, some of her best movies in Mollywood are Thulavarsham, Kuttavaum Shikshayam which was a remake of the Tamil movie pairing opposite with Kamal Hasan.

This beauty mostly acted in her mother tongue movies which were the top blockbusters of that time. These movies not only included her acting skills but also captured some amazing sceneries, chartbusters, her mesmerizing expressions, and a lot more. Some of her best movies are Konda Veeti Simham, Bobbili Puli, Jagadega Veerudu Atikola Sudari, Muddula Koduku, Kshana Kshanam, Prema Kanuka, Gharana Donga. This list will never end as she acted in more than 70 movies.

She got the breakthrough when she stepped into Bollywood and starred in “Sola Savan” in 1979. After which the movie with JeetendraHimatwala” broke all the records for being a flop. But her song “Naino may Sapna” made her win the famous sobriquet “Thunder Thighs.” This pair was considered as the most successful pair as they together acted in 16 movies which include some flops also.

Not only Jeetendra but also her pair with Rajesh Khanna was also popular and successful. some of their movies were Naya Kadam, Masterji, Nazrana, Maqsad. Nagina and Sadma were two of her best movies to date. 


Following Nagina, the release of Mr.India made her fans go crazy and increased their love for her. It was described as one of the most iconic movies of its time by Rediff. As everything in the movie was so fantastic especially the song “ Kate Nahi Kaa te.” Subsequently, ChaalBaaz where she played a double role starring Sunny Deol and Rajinikanth, Chandni opposite with late Rishi Kapoor under Yash Kapoor’s direction.


Adding to this Lamhe was done under his direction. Both these movies were a musical saga. Then Khuda Gawah with Amitabh Bachchan, Roop Ki Rani Choro Ka Raja starring her, Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Anupam Kher, Gumrah with Sunjay Dutt, Laadla with Anil Kapoor, Judaai.


Undoubtedly Anil Kapoor and Sridevi Ji pair was also a deadly combination as we have seen the list of the movies they had done and successful it became. All this went for a long, after which she got married and left the cinema. Later she entered the Television Industry and shared some space as a judge like in 10 ka Dum, and many more.

Continuing she made her second innings with the release of “English Vinglish” directed by Gauri Shinde. This movie got a lot of positive reviews as well for her bench setting example. She then made a cameo appearance in the song Apna Bombay Talkies. Puli was her last Tamil movie before her death.

Her next Hindi film was Mom which was released in 2017. This made a round figure of doing 300 movies in her career.


Her last movie was Shah Rukh’s  Zero where again did a cameo appearance along with some other actress.

Net worth & Luxury

Sridevi‘s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Miss Hawa Hawai in 2021?

Estimated Net Worth in 2021Rs. 247 Crore (at the time of her death)
Previous Year’s Net WorthNot Known
Annual SalaryRs. 5 Crore/film
Income SourcePrimary Income source Actress (profession).

Favourite Things

Favorite ActorShah Rukh Khan, Sylvester Stallone
Favorite ActressMeryl Streep
Favorite ColourWhite
Favorite FoodRice Rasam, Vanilla Ice cream
Favorite DestinationUnited States of America
Favorite SportHockey

Some Facts about Sridevi

She does not drink alcohol but Occasionally Smokes.,

Home breaker:- The late mother of Arjun said that her husband Boney has left me and my children for Sridevi. Sridevi was allegedly having an affair with her husband back in those days and went much close during the filming of Mr.India. she even got pregnant before marriage. So this was the reason for his re-marriage.

He offered her mother Rs.10 lakh so that he could be more close to her daughter and close all her dates for the movie. However, she was a home breaker back in those days. Due to which Arjun Kapoor even hates her until her death.  However, now even Arjun is following his father’s footprints by dating Malika Arora.

Battles with other co-actress:- She had entered Bollywood after setting the bars high in Tollywood. During the initial stages, she received high competition from Madhuri Dixit and Jayaprada. Where Jayaprada also balanced both industries. But it was Sridevi who received the ultimate success, even more than Kamal Hasan and Rajini Kanth.

Puli:- The fight for money between the Puli producers and her. Though the movie didn’t go well at the box office nor she was appreciated for her role. But she a case against them in Mumbai for remuneration saying they owe hr more than 50 lakhs. Whereas the producers say that she owes them an amount of 20 lakhs.

Marriage with Mithun Chakraborty:- She privately wed Mithun back in those times before Boney entered her life. Here Mithun was already married to Yogeeta Bali. On knowing about Sridevi, his wife tried to commit suicide, in turning to force him to break all his knots with the late actress.

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Sridevi Age in the current year?

She was 54 years old when she died.

What is Sridevi Height?

Sridevi’s Height is approximately 5 feet 6 inches. Her Height in Centimetre is 170 cm and in the meter is 1.70 m

Is Sridevi Married or Not?

Yes, She is Married. Her husband’s name is Boney Kapoor.

How many children does She have?

Son- Arjun Kapoor (step). Daughters- Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor (Step)

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