Veteran actress Reema Lagoo passes away
Reema Lagoo was nominated for Filmfare best-supporting actress award for Maine Pyar Kiya, Aashiqui, Hum Aapke Hain Koun and Vaastav: The Reality.
Veteran actress Reema Lagoo died on 18 May 2017 at Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai. She reportedly suffered a massive cardiac arrest. She was 59.
Lagoo who appeared in several Hindi and Marathi films also acted in numerous television shows like Tu Tu Main Main and Shrimaan Shrimati.
About Reema Lagoo
• Born in 1958, Reema Lagoo has had a presence on Marathi stage for nearly four decades.
• Married to actor Vivek Lagoo, she began her acting career in the late 1970s.
• She played the role of a mother in several Bollywood films like Maine Pyar Kiya, Aashiqui, Saajan, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Vaastav, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, Aruna Raje's Rihaee, Gumrah, Jai Kishen, Gumrah and Hum Saath-Saath Hain.
• Her mother Mandakini Bhadbhade was also an actor and a well-known name in the Marathi theatre.
Now, Reema Lagoo is survived by daughter Mrunmayee Lagoo.