Sonakshi Sinha is one of the most popular Indian actresses. She is mostly active in the Bollywood film industry and listed in the list of highest-paid actresses in India. Sonakshi is one of the star children of veteran Bollywood actor and government official Shatrughan Sinha. Sonakshi Sinha was born in a Hindu family on 2 June 1987 in Patna, Bihar, and raised in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
She is the daughter of a celebrity Shatrughan Sinha, currently a political member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, and Poonam Sinha, a homemaker who was a former Miss Young India in 1968. She has two twins elder brothers, Luv Sinha and Kush Sinha. According to reports Sonakshi Sinha was in a relationship with Aditya Shroff but due to some personal reasons, she broke up with him. Currently, Bunty Sajdeh is her alleged boyfriend and can be seen enjoying with him in many functions and parties.
Sonakshi Sinha Wiki/Bio
|Birth Name||Sonakshi Sinha|
|Age||(as in 2023) 36 Years|
|Debut||Film: Dabangg (2010)|
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Gemini|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|Date of Birth||2 June 1987|
|Residence||49, Ramayan, 9th Road, JVPD Scheme, Juhu, Mumbai|
|Home Town||Patna, Bihar|
|Hobbies||Photography, Reading, Yoga, and Dancing|
|Mother’s Name||Poonam Sinha (Homemaker)|
|Father’s Name||Shatrughan Sinha (Actor and Politician)|
|Brother||• Luv Sinha (Elder)|
• Kush Sinha (Elder)
|Affairs/Boyfriends||• Aditya Shroff (of Fame cinemas)|
• Bunty Sajdeh
Marital Status, Husband and Children
|Marriage Date||Not Known|
|School||Arya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai|
|College/University||Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University (SNDT), Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||Graduate in Fashion Designing|
|Profession||Actress, Fashion Designer|
|Brands Endorsed||• Pran Frooto|
• Emami BoroPlus
• Rajhans Groups
• Foster Grants
• Karrm Infrastructure
• Streax Hair Color
• Dyna Soaps
|Career Manager||Not Known|
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
|Height (Approx.)||in centimeters- 167 cm|
in meters- 1.67 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 6”
|Weight (Approx.)||in Kilograms- 70 kg|
in Pounds- 154 lbs
|Breast Size||35 inches|
|Hips Size||35 inches|
|Waist Size||27 inches|
Extra Ordinary Features
|Race / Ethnicity||Hindu|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Dress Size||6 US|
|Shoe Size||7 US|
|Cars Collection||BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo (GT)|
|Favourite Actresses||Sridevi, Rekha, Rani Mukerji|
|Favourite Actors||Hrithik Roshan, Russel Peters|
|Favourite Colors||Green and Yellow|
|Favourite Film||Bollywood: Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge|
Hollywood: Kung Fu Panda, Madagascar, Zoolander, Primal Fear, About A Boy, Love Actually, Notting Hill
|Favourite Director||Sanjay Leela Bansali|
|Favourite Books||Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts, The Da Vinci Code by Ron Howard|
|Favourite Fashion Designers||Manish Malhotra, Salvatore Ferragamo, Narendra Kumar, Manish Malhotra, Vikram Phadnis|
|Favourite Perfumes||Victoria’s Secret Pink, Jean Paul Gaultier Classique|
|Favourite Destinations||Paris and London|
|Favourite Food||Goanese fish curry|
|Controversies||Once she was linked to a leaked MMS, which had gone viral on WhatsApp. However, it was proved to be a fake video.|
Sonakshi Sinha was a very bright student, she completed her schooling from Arya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai. Sonakshi is a graduate in Fashion Designing from Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University (SNDT), Mumbai. She never thought or inspired to become an actress. During her childhood, Sonakshi also accompanied her father to various shooting locations. Before entering into films, Sonakshi worked as an usher (a person who shows people where to sit) at the Lakme Fashion Week and has been a fashion designer. During those days, Sonakshi inclined towards acting & modeling. Finally, Sonakshi opted for the entertainment industry as her career.
Sonakshi Sinha made her acting debut in Hindi movie ‘Dabaang’ along with Salman Khan in which she played the role of a ‘Rajjo Pander. Before this film she was overweight, but later she regularly goes to the gym and lost more than 30 kg. After the huge success of the movie, she earns a lot of fame and as a result, she started getting offers from the popular directors.
Sonakshi Sinha Net Worth
According to the reports, In 2022, Sonakshi Sinha has a net worth of $12 million. In rupees is approximately INR 67 Crores. The major part of her net worth comes from personal investments and brand endorsements. She also charges a profit share of her movies or as a costume designer or singing in a film.
|Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx)||$12 million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)||$10 million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)||Under Review|
|Salary||4 crore/film (INR)|
|Income Source||Actress, Fashion Designer|
Sonakshi Sinha owns a few luxury cars in the world including BMW, Mercedes, Range Rover, Mini Cooper, and Audi. Sonakshi also lives in a luxurious flat worth of INR 11.3 Crores.
In the year 2012, she appeared in more than five movies as a lead actress including Rowdy Rathore ( as Paro ) and Son of Sardaar (as Sukhmeet Kaur Sandhu). In the next year, she featured in some fictional comedy-action movies like Himmatwala and R… Rajkumar. In 2014, she appeared opposite to actor Ajay Devgan in the film Action Jackson and along with Akshay Kumar In the film Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty as Saiba Thapar.
In the next couple of years, she appeared in few average movies including Tevar, Force 2, Noor, and Ittefaq. She also did a solo film Akira in the year 2016. In 2018, she did a comedy-drama film Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi, in which she played the role of Harpreet(Happy). Recently she appeared in the film Mission Mangal along with Akshay Kumar and Vidhya Balan and in the third part of Dabangg 3 as Rajjo Pandey.
Sonakshi Sinha also gave many times guest appearances in the movies by featuring in the popular hit item songs including Thank God It’s Friday, Go-Go Govinda, Party All Night, Har Kisi Kos, Move Your Lakk, and Nachan Farrate, etc. Along with acting, she also has sung songs like Let’s Celebrate in the movie Tevar, and then made her official singing debut with the single Aaj Mood Isqholic Hai’ and ‘Move Your Lakk’.
Between 2015- 2017, Sonakshi Sinha also appeared as a judge in many reality shows including Nach Baliye, Indian Idol Junior, Indian Idol, and Om Shanti Om (TV series).
OMG – Oh My God
Son of Sardaar
Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobaara
|2014||Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty|
All Is Well
|2018||Welcome to New York|
Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi
Yamla Pagla Deewana: Phir Se
TV Shows & Serials List
Indian Idol Junior
Om Shanti Om
Facts About Sonakshi Sinha
- Does Sonakshi Sinha drink alcohol?: No
- Does Sonakshi Sinha smoke?: No
- Despite Sonakshi’s hectic schedule, she makes sure to maintain a healthy and balanced lifestyle.
- Also, Sonakshi is very particular about her skincare routine for this she cleanses, tones, and moisturizes on a daily basis and does a Multani-Mitti pack occasionally.
- Her looks are often compared with the yesteryear actress “Reena Roy”, her father’s co-star.
- She also worked as a Philanthropist.
- Sonakshi is an avid animal lover who walked on-ramp for PETA.
- She helps injured-homeless dogs and cats.
- Sonakshi drinks a lot of water to keep her skin fresh.
- Sinha is a tech-savvy.
- Sonakshi is a left-hander.
Sonakshi deactivated her Twitter account to protect her sanity amid the wave of negativity towards star kids, after Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. The nepotism debate has been reignited and irate social media users believe that the late actor did not get his due as he was an outsider.
Sonakshi Sinha has been trolled for her Ramayan oopsie on KBC on several occasions. Last year, during an episode of the quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati, the actress failed to answer a question pertaining to Ramayan, following which she became the target of trolls on several occasions.
Sonakshi Sinha answered the question correctly and won Rs 1.6 lakh.
In the film Lootera, Sonakshi Sinha plays Pakhi beautifully, creating a character who is immaculately wide-eyed and possesses casual, yet unmistakable grace. It is a performance that starts off dreamily soft and turns harder, and she does well-etched dialogue justice as few actresses can. There’s a discernible vulnerability to Pakhi throughout the film, and Sinha brings out this fragility perfectly without ever overplaying it.
Yami Gautam is more beautiful than Sonakshi Sinha. Yami Gautam was the crush of the whole nation from Vicky donor time and still holds that position.