National Award winning filmmaker Hansal Mehta was planning to approach Sridevi for his project due to the untimely demise of the actress has the filmmaker dedicate his project to the deceased actress.
The actress Sridevi died on Saturday night at around 11 p.m. after suffering cardiac arrest in Dubai. News of death has shocked the entire nation; Hansal Mehta who was planning to make a film with the actress took to his social media account and expressed his sadness.
Hansal wrote, “There will never be another Sridevi. I was about to approach her for a film. That film will now be dedicated to her. If it finds an actor”
Like everyone, Hansal Mehta also didn’t believe the news about Sridevi’s demise. The filmmaker posted about it too, he wrote, “Devastating news. Tell me it is a rumour”
But unfortunately it is true, the legendary actress Sridevi is not with us anymore. The actress was in Dubai to attend the marriage function of Mohit Marwah, along with husband Boney Kapoor and younger daughter Khushi.
On the work front, Hansal Mehta is geared up with “The Accidental Prime Minister”, which is written by the filmmaker.
The film stars Anupam Kher as Manmohan Singh, the economist, and politician who served as the Prime Minister of India from 2004 to 2014 under the United Progressive Alliance. It is directed by Vijay Gutte.
The film is based on the 2014 memoir of the same name by Sanjaya Baru. The movie is slated for December 2018 release.