Reema Lagoo Dies of Cardiac Arrest in Mumbai | She Was 59 Years Old

Reema Lagoo, one of the most popular Indian actresses who played supportive and motherly roles in Hindi as well as Marathi cinema died of cardiac arrest. Reema Lagoo passed away at around 3:30 am. She was taken to Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai when she complained of chest pain.

Reema Lagoo was a renowned personality in the Hindi and Marathi cinema industry and had also worked with top actors like Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar. Reema Lagoo’s daughter Mrunmayee Lagoo is a stage and film actress, theatre director.

Reema Lagoo Dies of Cardiac Arrest 

Reema Lagoo’s sudden demise has shocked everyone including her family members. Reema complained of a chest pain and was later admitted to Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai.

Vinay Waikul, Reema Lagoo’s son in law said that they took Reema to the hospital around 1:00 am when she complained of a chest pain and she passed away around 3:15 am due to a heart attack. Vinay said that Reema had no health problems and she was perfectly alright. A lot of politicians, people in the film industry tweeted for Reema Lagoo’s sudden demise.

Rishi Kapoor, Prem Granth, Heena, Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Boman Irani and many more celebrities also paid their condolences on Twitter.

Reema Lagoo – An Actress Who Played The Best Motherly Role

Reema Lagoo was born on February 3, 1958, in Nayan Bhadbhade, Mumbai. Reema studied at Huzurpaga HHCP high school in Pune and after completing her studies she started professional acting. Reema Lagoo got married to Vivek Lagoo but later they both separated.

Reema was well known for her motherly roles in movies as well as television serials. Some of the movies and Tv serials where she played a motherly role were:

  • Saajan
  • Hum saath saath hain
  • Kuch kuch hota hai
  • Mittal v/s Mittal
  • I love NY
  • Maine Pyar Kiya
  • Jai kishen
  • Hum aapke hain koun
  • Vaastav

Reema Lagoo also starred in some of the famous and popular TV serials like:

  • Khaandan
  • Mahanagar
  • Tu tu main main
  • Do aur do panache
  • Naamkaran

Reema Lagoo was the best actress in a comic role award for Tu Tu Main Main in 2002. She was also nominated for best-supporting actress in Filmfare Awards for Maine Pyaar Kya, Aashiqui, Hum aapke hain koun and Vaastav: The reality.

Reema Lagoo’s death is definitely a big loss to the film and television industry in India.

RIP Reema Lagoo

Source: NDTV


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