Reema Lagoo

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Lagoo in 2010

Reema Lagoo (21 June 1958 – 18 May 2017) was an Indian theater and screen actress. She was known for her work [1] in Hindi and Marathi cinema. She began her acting career in the Marathi theatre.[2] She was born in Bombay, Bombay State (now in Maharashtra).

Lagoo starred in Rihaee (1988). She then starred in the blockbuster movie Maine Pyar Kiya (1989) as Salman Khan's mother and then in Saajan (1991). 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.

Lagoo died on 18 May 2017 at a hospital in Mumbai, India from cardiac arrest, aged 58.[3]

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  1. "Remma Lagoo's Popular Works, as we remember the Senior Actress". ChaaiPani. Retrieved 18 May 2017. 
  2. "Game for negative shades". The Hindu. 23 September 2016. Retrieved 18 May 2017. 
  3. "Actor Reema Lagoo passes away". The Hindu. 18 May 2017. http://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/actress-reema-lagoo-passes-away/article18478738.ece. Retrieved 18 May 2017.

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