Madhuri Dixit talks about her taking up the role of Sridevi from the movie Kalank
Madhuri Dixit and Sridevi were considered as rivals in their prime time. Both the actresses are mindblowing dancers. After some years, however, both of them created their own space among themselves. But these two top heroines never seen together onscreen. During her latest media interaction, while promoting her upcoming movie Total Dhamaal, Madhuri opens up about the death of Sridevi. We all know Madhuri replaced Sridevi in Kalank, after the sudden death of Sridevi last year.
Madhuri opens up regarding the death of Sridevi. When she heard the news it was really hard to absorb the news. It was a severe breakdown for me. Not only for the family also a terrible loss whole Indian film Fraternity. Kalank movie stars Varun Dhawan, Sanjay Dutt, Alia Bhatt, Sonakshi Sinha and Aditya Roy Kapur in the lead roles. After the sudden demise of Sridevi Karan Johar approached Madhuri for her role.
We have not seen these two dancing dynamites together on a big screen. However, Sridevi and Madhuri have been seen together on a TV show when Sridevi appeared on the dancing show where Madhuri was one of judged the respective program during the promotions of English-Vinglish.
Kalank is a historical drama set against the backdrop of the Independence era. This movie directed by Abhishek Varman and produced by Karan Johar. After a long gap, Sanjay Dutt and Madhuri Dixit will be seen together onscreen.