Sridevi was huge fan of actor Vivek, reveals Boney Kapoor


Tamil Nadu’s entertainment industry is mourning the tragic death of comedian actor Vivek, who passed away at the age of 59 on Saturday. The popular actor was kept on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) support at a hospital in Chennai after he suffered a cardiac arrest. Filmmaker Boney Kapoor revealed how his late wife Sridevi was a huge fan of Vivek.

Boney Kapoor tweeted, “My wife @sridevibkapoor was a big fan of actor Vivek she had got me hooked to his hilarious acts. Your presence and humour will be missed by all. I pray for strength to his family at this difficult time.”

Vivek’s death left the actor’s fans stunned as they reacted with shock on the microblogging site Twitter. Oscar-winning music composer AR Rahman tweeted, “@Actor_Vivek can’t believe you’ve left us ..May you rest in peace’ve entertained us for decades ..your legacy will stay with us.” Similar reactions followed Vivek’s fans.

Sridevi too died in 2018 in a Dubai Hotel. She was in the UAE to attend a family wedding.