Reema Lagoo

About Reema Lagoo

Who is it?: Actress
Birth Day: June 21, 1958
Birth Place:  Bombay, State of Bombay, India, India
Other names: Rima
Occupation: Actress, model
Years active: 1979–2017 (her death)
Spouse(s): Vivek Lagoo (divorced)
Children: 1

Reema Lagoo

Reema Lagoo was born on June 21, 1958 in  Bombay, State of Bombay, India, India, is Actress. Reema Lagoo was born on June 21, 1958 in Bombay, State of Bombay, India as Nayan Bhadbhade. She was an actress, known for Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Vaastav: The Reality (1999) and Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003). She was married to Vivek Lagoo. She died on May 18, 2017 in Versova, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
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As per our current Database, Reema Lagoo has been died on 18 May 2017(2017-05-18) (aged 58)\nMumbai, Maharashtra, India.

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When Reema Lagoo die, Reema Lagoo was 58 years old.

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Occupation Actress
Age 58 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born June 21, 1958 ( Bombay, State of Bombay, India, India)
Birthday June 21
Town/City  Bombay, State of Bombay, India, India
Nationality India

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Reema Lagoo was born on 21 June 1958 as Nayan Bhadbhade. Her mother was Marathi stage Actress Mandakini Bhadbhade famed for the drama Lekure udand Jaahalee. Lagoo's acting abilities were noted when she was a student at the Huzurpaga HHCP High School in Pune. She took to acting professionally after completing her secondary education. Starting 1979, she was employed with the Union Bank of India for ten years in Mumbai, when, alongside appearances in television and films, she participated in the inter-bank cultural events.


She met Vivek Lagoo, her Future colleague in the bank and stage actor, in 1976 before marrying in 1978. Upon marriage, she adopted the name Reema Lagoo. Described by Vivek as "an understanding to restructure our lives", they divorced later. The couple's daughter Mrunmayee is also an Actress and theatre Director.


Lagoo started her acting career on Marathi stage. However, she received wider recognition with roles in television serials, Hindi and Marathi films. She debuted in films in 1979 with the Marathi film Sinhasan.


Though mostly playing a middle-aged mother in films, she has also played other roles earlier in her career. She played the role of a Dancer in Aakrosh (1980) and a cold-hearted businesswoman in Yeh Dillagi (1994).


Lagoo also had a fairly successful career as a television actor in both Hindi and Marathi languages. She debuted on television in 1985 with the Hindi series Khandaan. Her roles in Shriman Shrimati as Kokila Kulkarni and as Devaki Verma starring opposite Supriya Pilgaonkar in Tu Tu Main Main won praise, with the latter winning her the Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Comic Role. She also starred as Dayawanti Mehta in the soap opera Naamkarann


She went on to play supporting roles with some of the biggest names in the Hindi film industry, mostly as the mother of the lead characters. She first rose to prominence with the Hindi film Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988) where she played Juhi Chawla's mother. She was seen in a controversial role in Aruna Raje's Rihaee (1988). She then starred in the blockbuster film Maine Pyar Kiya (1989) as Salman Khan's mother and then in Saajan (1991), also a superhit success at the box office. She starred in action drama and crime thriller Gumrah (1993) as Sridevi's mother, Jai Kishen (1994) as Akshay Kumar's mother and Rangeela (1995) as Urmila Matondkar's mother. Her Gumrah (1993) was seventh-highest grosser of the year at the box office, Jai Kishen (1994) was a commercial success (declared 'semihit'). Rangeela (1995) was highest grosser of the year at the box office.


Most prominently, she has starred in some of the biggest hits in the Bollywood industry including the Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! (1994), Yeh Dillagi (1994), Dilwale (1994), Rangeela (1995), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), Vaastav: The Reality (1999) In this role that won her a fourth Filmfare Award for best supporting Actress, Lagoo played mother to gangster Sanjay Dutt. She has been credited in the media as a coming of a "new-age mother" in Hindi cinema.


Lagoo also had a notable presence in Marathi cinema. She was awarded the Maharashtra State Film Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 2002 film Reshamgaath. Her role in Janma (2011), which she referred to as "one of the best roles in her career", received praise. Recognising her contribution to Marathi cinema, she was awarded the V Shantaram Award by the Government of Maharashtra.


Lagoo had been shooting for the television series Naamkarann till 7 p.m. (IST) on 17 May 2017. After she complained of chest pain later that night, she was taken to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai at 1 a.m. (IST). She died at 3:15 a.m. (IST) from cardiac arrest. At the time of death, she was described as being "perfectly fine" and having "no health issues". Her funeral was performed by her daughter in Oshiwara crematorium, in Mumbai

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