India’s late legendary actor, Sridevi will be honoured with an Icon Award at this year’s ongoing Cannes Film Festival.
According to The Indian Express, on May 16, the TITAN Reginald F. Lewis Film Awards held at Cannes will celebrate women from the film Industry all over the world. From India, Sridevi will be given the TITAN RFL Icon Award with a special evening filled with anecdotes, memories and visual footage of her best performances.
Her husband, Boney Kapoor shared: “Janhvi, Khushi and I are overwhelmed with the recognition and tributes and love of millions of her fans being showered on her. Her work and life has touched so many hearts across the world and she has been an inspiration to millions. She will live forever, thanks to her body of work.”
Recently, the late actor was also posthumously honoured with the Best Actress award for her performance in Mom at the 65th National Film Awards.
Sridevi, 54, passed away earlier this year, on February 25 after accidentally drowning in the bathtub of her hotel room in Dubai.