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Sonakshi Sinha: Biography, Careers, Acheievements and More

Sonakshi Sinha is an Indian actress works in the Hindi film industry since 2010. She was born on 2 June 1987 in Patna, Bihar, into a Bihari Kayastha family, and she is a daughter of actors Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam. Sinha did her graduation in fashion designing and has worked as a costume designer in her early career. Sonakshi is a wonderful Actress in the Indian film Industry.

In 2010, she made her acting debut in the action-drama film Dabang opposite superstar Salman Khan, which won her Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut, including other major awards for the best debut. Earlier, she was overweight, but she lost 30 kg for the demand of her debut film Dabangg. Later on, she gave some of the major hit in Bollywood, naming Rowdy Rathore (2012), Son of Sardar (2012), Dabangg 2 (2012) and Holiday (2014). Her character of a woman suffering from tuberculosis in the romantic drama Lootera received critical acclaim, and she got a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress. She had also worked in a Tamil film, Lingaa, in 2014.

After which, she was seen in many blockbuster movies with strong social and environmental movies like force 2, Akira I, which was released in 2016, followed by comic movies like Happy Phir Bhag Jayegi, Welcomed to Newyork in 2018. Back releases starring Sonakshi Sinha like Khandani Shafakhana, Mission Mangal, Kalank, all in 2019. Apart from acting in films, she also made her official singing debut with the single Aaj Mood Isqholic Hai and later has sung for four films. She has been doing a lot of philanthropy works and is a professed animal lover, has done campaign advocating the adoption of dogs and cats.

Have been able to achieve balance between commercial and parallel cinema: Sonakshi

Sonakshi Sinha’s Basic Personal Info

Name Sonakshi Sinha
Born 2nd June 1985
Gender Female
Profession Actress, Model
Birth Sign Gemini
Country Patna, Bihar, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Height1.69 m
Weight70 kg
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
FatherShatrughan Sinha
MotherPoonam Sinha
ChildrenNot available
Net Worth$10 million

Career Highlights

Debut MovieHindi- Dabangg (2010)

Tamil- Lingaa (2014)

Debut TV
Net Worth $10 millions
Salary 4 crores/per film (INR)


SchoolArya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai
CollegeShreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University, Mumbai

Family Members                   

Mother Poonam Sinha (Homemaker)
FatherShatrughan Sinha (Actor & Politician)
SiblingLuv Sinha (Elder) & Kush Sinha (Elder)
Marital StatusUnmarried
Spouse Name
Married Year
Boyfriend DatedAditya Shroff

Physical Stats

Sexual OrientationStraight
– in cms169 cm
-in meters1.69 m
-in feet inches5’61/2
-in KG70 kg
-in Pounds154 lbs
Body Measurements
– Chest/Bra35B
– Waist27 inches
– Biceps/Hips35 inches
Eye ColorBlack Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Hair Type
Shoe Size8 US

Favorite Things 

Favorite FoodGoanese fish curry
Favorite Sport
Favorite FilmDilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Kung Fu Panda, Primal Fear, About A Boy, Nothing Hill, Madagascar, Zoolander
Favorite DestinationParis and London
Favorite ColorYellow and Green
Favorite Actor Hrithik Roshan, Russel Peters
Favorite Actress Sridevi, Rekha, Rani Mukherji
Favorite FashionGucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Narendra Kumar, Manish Malhotra, Vikram Phadnis

Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes

HobbiesPhotography, Reading, Yoga and Dancing

Style Quotient 

Cars Collection BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo (GT)
Bike Collection



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Brand Endorsements

  • Relaxo Footwears, ASUS, D’damas, Digisol.


  • Annual Central European Bollywood Awards for Best Newcomer – Female
  • Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards for Best Female Debut
  • Filmfare Awards for Best Female Debut
  • IIFA for Star Debut of the Year – Female
  • Lions Gold Awards for Favourite Debutant Actress
  • Star Screen Awards for Most Promising Newcomer – Female
  • Dadasaheb Phalke Awards for Best Debutant Actor – Female
  • ETC Business Awards for Highest Grossing Actress
  • Zee Cine Awards for Best Actress (Critics) – Lootera (2014)

Controversies & Interesting Facts 

  • She had a witter war with KRK when KRK decided to nominate some Bollywood actresses whose derriere was Tim Kardashian’s caliber.
  • Sinha’s morphed image showing her in a bikini sent shockwaves up and down the industry until its authenticity was finally determined.
  • Sonakshi and Katrina were reportedly at fight after Sonakshi supposedly replaced Katrina from Salman Khan’s inner circle. Well, Katrina rubbishes all the rumour.
  • She was overweight for Dabangg, so she had to lose 30 kg to get her debut film.
  • Her looks compared with actress Reena Roy who had worked with Shatrughan Sinha.
  • Sinha is left hander.
  • Sonakshi became a target for trolls when she could not answer the question related to Ramayana.
  • She was also trolled and bullied for her weight- to which she gave overpowering replies to her trolls which made them shut their mouths up.

Sonakshi Sinha - Wikipedia

Contact Address

Address49, Ramayan, 9th Road, JVPD Scheme, Juhu, Mumbai
Phone Number Not Share Publicly
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