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Reema Lagoo tribute: No one played Salman Khan’s on screen mom better


Vetaran actress of Bollywood and Television, Reema Lagoo, passed away due to cardiac arrest in Mumbai. She was hospitalised at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai, shortly after midnight. She complained of chest pain on Wednesday and was rushed to the hospital where she breathed her last. She was 59.

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The actor often played the character of a mother, and is best known as the favourite on screen mom of Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. She mostly played the mother of Salman Khan, and rather effortlessly. Her most popular movies with Salman were Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!, Hum Saath-Saath Hain, Maine Pyar Kiya, Saajan, Judwaa and among others.

We have seen her as a loving mom in Hum Aapke hai kaun- mother of Madhuri Dixit, Hum Saath Saath Hai, maine Pyaar Kiya, Saajan- mother of Salman Khan, and Kal Ho Naa Ho – played a Shah Rukh Khan’s mother’s role. But in Vaastav, she portrayed a stellar mom in order to bring her child on the right path- Sanjay Dutt.

Presently, Reema Lagoo was last seen doing Star Plus’ daily soap Naamkarann.

Here is the list of films in which Reema played the character of Salman’s mother!

Hum Saath Saath Hain

Maine Pyar Kiya

Patthar Ke Phool