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Reema Lagoo Biography, Age, Death, Husband, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : June 22, 2021

Short Biography

Reema Lagoo was born on 21-06-1958 in Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. She was an Indian Film Actress, Model & Television Actress who was known for her work in Bollywood movies, Marathi movies and Hindi television serials.

Other Name: Gurinder Bhadbhade, Rima
Other Professions: Model Television Actress
Appearance: Bollywood Marathi Hindi

Reema Lagoo Complete Bio & Career

Reema Lagoo is arguably the most famous ‘mother’ of Hindi cinema. She has played the mother’s role of almost all the Bollywood top actors and actresses. She first shot to fame after playing the role Juhi Chawla’s mother in Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak. After which, she played the role of Madhuri’s mother in Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! and played Sridevi’s mother in Gumraah.
Among actors, she played Salman Khan’s mother in films like Maine Pyar Kiya and Saajan. Shahrukh’s mother in Dharma production’s film Kal Ho Na Ho and Sanjay Dutt’s mother in Vasstav. She was often referred as the "new-age mother" of Bollywood. In her illustrious acting career of almost four decades, she has won herself nominations for Best Supporting Actress four times. She was the number one choice of almost all film makers for mother’s role.
Besides the silver screen, she has also light up the small screen with some scintillating performances. She started her stint on television way back in 1985 with the famous Hindi series called Khandaan. She became a household name in India after her performance in television series such as Tu Tu Main Main and  Shriman Shrimati.
In addition to Hindi, she has also acted in various Marathi films and television shows.

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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Reema Lagoo died on 18-05-2017 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She was hospitalized at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and died of cardiac arrest at 3:15 AM.

DEATHDAY 18 May,2017 (Thursday)
DEATH PLACE Mumbai, Maharashtra

Reema Lagoo Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to a Marathi actress mother Mandakini Bhadbhade. She was married to Marathi actor Vivek Lagoo and the couple together had a daughter named Mrunmayee Lagoo (actress). The couple though separated after few years of their marriage.

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Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Hazel grey
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School HHCP Girls High School, Pune
College Wilson College, Mumbai
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Reading Novels and Biographies, Cooking
Marital Status Married
Debut Marathi Film - Sinhasan (1979)
Bollywood Film - Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988)
TV - Khandaan (1985)
Best Movies Maine Pyar Kiya(1989), Hum Aapke Hain Koun (1994), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Vaastav (1999) among others
Best Friends Neena Kulkarni
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Blue, Red
Favorite Politician Rajiv Gandhi
Favorite Actress Madhuri Dixit
Favorite Actor Salman Khan
Favorite Film Director Sooraj Barjatya
Favorite Singer Lata Mangeshkar
Favorite Dress Traditional Attire
Favorite Food Baked Keema Potatoes, Caramel Custard, Apple Pie, Banana Split

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Reema Lagoo

  • Reema was a successful actress both on television and in cinema.
  • She was an employee in the United Bank of India before coming to the film industry.
  • In most of the film, she played the motherly roles.
  • She was nominated for Best Actress in Supporting Role for the film ''Maine Pyaar Kiya''.
  • She won Indian Telly for Best Actress in Comic Role for television show Tu Tu Main Main.

Reema Lagoo Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Reema Lagoo was 58 years 10 months & 27 days old age.