lost her mother amidst the shooting of her debut film 'Dhadak
'. The legendary actress left for heavenly abode on February 24, 2018, in Dubai. Her sudden demise shocked everyone, especially her elder daughter who never did anything without her mother giving her a nod!
However, to everyone's surprise, the young diva resumed back on the sets of her film within a week of Sridevi's demise.
During our interview with Ishaan Khattar
', when we asked him about how she dealt with the loss and how did he, being her co-star help her, he said: "I shouldn't be speaking much about it because it is a bit too personal. Janhvi was very professional. She showed great strength. She was able to come to the set and make better of the situation."
On the other hand, speaking on the same lines, when we asked the same thing to the director of the film, Shashank Khaitan
, he shared that he was amazed at the professionalism of Janhvi and her family and how quickly she resumed the shoot.
"From our end, we were with her in whatever way we could be. More than any one of us, it was Janhvi and her family who dealt with the situation beautifully. Honestly, it's a situation I can't even talk about because I haven't experienced a loss so grave.
"I was just amazed how this young girl, her younger sister and family dealt with it and the professionalism they showed in coming to the set so fast. I am really proud of my team for giving her a comforting environment and still have the focus on work and not reminding her of what happened," said Shashank.
Directed by Shashank Khaitan
' marks the Bollywood debut of Sridevi's daughter Janhvi Kapoor
and Shahid Kapoor's brother Ishaan Khattar
. The film is produced by Karan Johar under his banner Dharma Productions and is all set to hit the silver screens on July 20, 2018.