Sonakshi Sinha Height, Weight, Age, Wiki, Bio, Facts

Who is Sonakshi Sinha?

Sonakshi Sinha is an Indian actress and a former model, best known for her appearances in Bollywood films. Sinha was born on 2 June 1987 in Patna into a Bihari Kayastha family. Her father, Shatrughan Sinha is a veteran actor and politician and her mother Poonam Sinha is a homemaker. After graduation, she started working as a fashion designer for celebrities in the entertainment industry. As she was already in the film industry it was easy for her to bag movie offers. She made her acting debut in the 2010 Hindi film Dabangg, which went on to become a huge success at the box office. Her performance gained her a Filmfare award for Best Debut Actress and earned fame and popularity. The film success marked a stepping stone in her career, today, she is one of the top paid actresses in Bollywood.

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Personal Life

Sonakshi Sinha was born on the 2nd of June 1987, in Patna, Bihar, India. She is currently 31 years old.

Birth NameSonakshi Sinha
NicknameSona, Shotgun Junior
Date of BirthJune 2, 1987
Place of BirthPatna, Bihar, India
Age31
Sun SignGemini
ProfessionActress, Singer, Model
Nationality
Indian
EthnicityBihari Kayastha, Sindhi

Family

Sonakshi Sinha is the youngest of three children of Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha (née Chandiramani). Both are Bollywood actors. Her father is an actor-turned politician, who is currently a political member of Bharatiya Janata Party. Her elder brothers, Luv Sinha and Kush Sinha are twins.

Education

She completed schooling in Schooling in Arya Vidya Mandir Mumbai. She majored in Fashion Designer from Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University (SNDT), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Boyfriend, Dating

There isn’t much information about her dating history at this time. However, it is belived that she dated businessman Aditya Shroff.

Sonakshi Sinha

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 6 inches
Centimeters – 168 cm
Meters – 1.68 m
WeightKilograms – 60 kg
Pounds – 132 lbs
Body BuildAverage
Body Measurements36-27-37
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
SexualityStraight
Shoe Size9 (US) / 39.5 (EU)
Dress Size6 (US) / 36 (EU)

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

She made her acting debut with the 2010 film Dabangg starring alongside Salman Khan. She played the role of a village girl, Rajjo Pandey, in the film, for which she shed about 3 kg of weight. The film became one of the highest grossing films of that year. She won many awards for her performances, including a Filmfare Award as well as the IIFA Awards.

She made her Tamil debut as Mani Bharathi opposite Rajinikanth in KS Ravikumar’s Lingaa in 2014.

Singing Debut

As a singer, she released her single “Aaj Mood Ishqholic Hai” on 23 December 2015 under T-Series. She has also recorded songs for films like Tevar (2015), Noor (2017), Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi (2018), among many others.

Television Debut

Sinha made her first TV appearance as a judge with the talent hunt show, Indian Idol in 2015.

Sonakshi Sinha Favourites

  • Favorite Actor – Hrithik Roshan, Salman Khan
  • Favorite Actress – Rani Mukherjee, Sri Devi
  • Favorite Food – Thai and Chinese
  • Favorite Book – The Da Vinci Code, Shantaram
  • Favorite Film Director – Sanjay Leela Bansali
  • Favorite Music – Rock, Acid-Jazz, Hip-Hop, House and Bollywood
  • Favorite Comedian – Russell Peters
  • Favorite Holiday Destination – Paris, London
  • Favorite Perfume – Victoria Secret’s Pink body spray for the day and Jean Paul Gaultier Classique at night
  • Favorite Fashion Brands – Gucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Narendra Kumar, Manish Malhotra, Vikram Phadnis
  • Favorite Colors – Yellow, Green
  • Favorite Movies – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001), Jab We Met (2007), Dabangg (2010)

Sonakshi Sinha Net worth

Sonakshi has an estimated net worth of US$11 million and gets a whopping $5 crore as salary for every movie. Many of her movies have cranked up at the box offices and nevertheless, this unmatched beauty is a bankable actress in Bollywood though.

She owns a BMW 5 Series GT and a BMW 550i Gran Turismo. She lives in a lavish multi-storey apartment in Mumbai with her family. The house is now estimated more than Rs 13 crore.

Social Media Profiles

Speaking about her popularity, She has an amazing fan following on social media platforms. Putting together followers count on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, she has more than 45 million followers,  Follow her on:

Sonakshi Sinha Facts

She got her start as a costume designer and worked with such films as Mera Dil Leke Dekho in 2005.

In 2011, she won numerous awards for her stellar performance in the movie Dabangg, including Filmfare Awards, Zee Cine Awards and Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards for Best Female Debut.

Sinha is an animal advocate, and she had posed for a PETA campaign advocating the adoption and sterilization of dogs and cats.

Her beauty icon is actress Rekha.

She is the cousin of actress Bhavna and Pooja Ruparel.

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