Sridevi was the first female superstar of India. The actress made a name for herself in the industry at the time when actors were treated as box-office gods and actresses appeared opposite them as romantic-interests. Sridevi enjoyed a successful career in multiple film industries such as Kannada, Tamil, Telegu and Malayali cinema.
Also see: Sridevi's 14 Highest Grossing Films after adjusting for inflation
The actress was part of the most successful films of the 80s and the 90s and was also the highest paid actress in Bollywood. Roles were written specifically for her and a number of security guards and policemen would be present at the places where she was shooting, such was her stardom. The actress won multiple awards for her acting and often overshadowed popular actors in her films. Here are 13 such instances: