Today is a day we all mourn grievously. Reema Lagoo, Bollywood’s favorite mom is no more with us. As many of you may know, Reema Lagoo was known for playing many supportive and motherly roles in Hindi and Marathi cinema. We at Sociofreak express our condolences to all the Indian’s out there who are grieving the death of this eternal actress. Who was Reema Lagoo? How did she die? All your questions will be answered right here in Reema Lagoo’s wiki.
Reema Lagoo was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra
Reema Lagoo, model cum actress was born in 1958 in Mumbai. Her birth name was Nayan Bhadbhade. Reema’s acting abilities were noted when she was a student at the Huzurpaga HHCP High School in Pune. Her professional acting started soon after finishing high school. Her first acting gig was on the Marathi stage.
Reema Lagoo’s Remarkable Acting Career
Reema Lagoo had an unparalleled acting career. She was mostly seen in supporting roles with some of the biggest names in the Hindi film industry. She rose to prominence with the film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988) where she played Juhi Chawla’s mother. Reema soon came to be known for playing the mother of Salman Khan’s characters in films like Maine Pyar Kiya, Saajan, Hum Saath-Saath Hain: We Stand United, Judwaa, and Patthar Ke Phool.
Apart from Hindi films, Reema also made her mark in TV shows. Khandaan, Shriman Shrimati, Do Hanson ka Joda, Do Aur Do Paanch, Tuza Maza Jamena and Tu Tu Main Main are some of her serials which provide unending joy to the audience. Reema also won Best Actress in a Comic Role at 1st Indian Telly Awards for Tu Tu Main Main.
Reema’s Mother was the Source of Inspiration for the late Superstar
Her mother Mandakini Bhadbhade was a Marathi stage actress. Reema on many occasions has said that her mother always provided her with unconditional support and made her what she is today. Reema’s husband Vivek Lagoo was a charming man and the couple had some lovely time together. But unfortunately, the couple separated a few years later. Reema also has a daughter who is also a stage and film actress as well as a theater director.
She Died due to Cardiac Arrest
The 59 years old actress was immediately admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (Mumbai) on the evening of May 17, 2017, after she complained of a chest pain. She died in the wee hours of 18 May 2017, due to a severe cardiac arrest. SocioFreak expresses its deepest condolences to Reema Lagoo’s family and friends! A great performer will be missed! May her soul rest in peace.