All of Bollywood comes out for Sridevi’s 50th birthday party

IANS

Boney Kapoor threw a bash to celebrate his wife and actress Sridevi’s 50th birthday and the party was attended by some of the well-known names from filmdom, including her co-star Rishi Kapoor and actresses Shilpa Shetty and Sushmtia Sen.

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Indian Bollywood film actress Sushmita Sen (R) attends the 50th birthday bash of film actress Sridevi (L) in Mumbai on August 17, 2013. (AFP/Getty Images)

The Saturday night party saw many Bollywood celebrities coming and wishing Sridevi, who turned 50 Aug 13, such as director duo Abbas-Mustan, filmmakers Bunty Walia, Ramesh Taurani, Girish Taurani, Madhur Bhandarkar and Rajkumar Santoshi and musicians Anu Malik and Bappi Lahiri.

Hema Malini came with her daughter Esha and son-in-law Bharat Takhtani, while Juhi Chawla was seen with her husband Jay Mehta.

Manoj Bajpayee and Vinod Khanna were also spotted along with Rishi, who worked with her in successful films like “Nagina” and “Chandni”. Anupam Kher, who shared the screen space with her in “Lamhe”, was also seen there.

Sridevi’s brother-in-law Anil Kapoor, who worked with her in hits like “Mr. India”, too came for the do with his wife Sunita.

Last year Sridevi hogged the limelight for her comeback film “English Vinglish”, which saw a credible performance by her. Before taking retirement in 1996 after marrying Boney Kapoor, she gave hits like “Sadma”, “Himmatwala”, “Chaalbaaz” and “Judaai”.

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