Birthday Special | Sonakshi Sinha’s journey from an unfit girl to leggy lasso!

Mumbai: Bollywood’s leggy lass, Sonakshi Sinha turns a year older today. On this occasion let’s have a brief look into the life of this incredibly talented actress.

Born on June 2, 1987, Sonakshi Sinha is an Indian rapper and at the sametime a phenomenal actress. She is the daughter of actor-turned politician Shatrughan Sinha and model-actress Poonam Sinha. In her career span of five years she has acted in 13 films. Apart from this she has also made many special appearances. While being a student of fashion designing, she hoped to turn into a stylist or designer. However, during a fashion event, she met Salman Khan who wished to star her in his new film. Following which, Sona who once weighed 90 kgs, worked out extensively and went fat to fit. She made her debut in the action-drama film ‘Dabangg’, in which she shared the silver screen with Salman Khan. 

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The film was a hit at the box office and turned out to be the highest grosser of 2010, making it a blockbuster. As a debutant, Sonakshi won a Filmfare Award, IIFA award among others for this blockbuster. She is known for her expressions and her way of delivering the dialogues excellently. Also, she is a good dancer too. 

The actress has been part of films including ‘Lootera’, ‘Rowdy Rathore’, ‘Boss’, ‘R..Rajkumar’, ‘Bullet Raja’, Holiday’, ‘Action Jackson’ among others in which she has shared screen space with some biggies of the tinsel town including Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Ajay Devgn among others.  She even garnered a lot of praises for her period-drama film ‘Lootera’ in which she was portrayed the role of a Bengali girl. Rowdy girl’s ‘Boxing avatar’ in ‘Holiday’ also received mixed-to-positive reviews. 

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In 2014, she made her Kollywood debut, in which she starred opposite superstar Rajnikanth in director Ks Ravikumar’s ‘Lingaa’. The 29-year-old will be seen in AR Murugadoss’s upcoming action thriller ‘Akira’. She has also been finalized as the main lead opposite John Abraham in Abhinay Deo’s ‘Force 2’. 

Her upcoming ventures include a murder mystery opposite Sidharth Malhotra, ‘Namastey England’ opposite Akshay Kumar and ‘Noor’ – a movie based on the novel, Karachi You’re Killing Me!, in which she will play the role of a journalist.

She is a great animal lover and recently posed for a PETA campaign advocating the adoption and sterilization of dog and cats.

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Talking about her personal life, she is currently dating celebratory manager Bunty Sachdeva. Bunty is the brother-in-law of Sohail Khan. Previously she is rumored to have dated Frame Cinemas owner Aditya Shroff, co-star Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor.

On this note Team Pardaphash wishes Sonakshi a very Happy Birthday.

(Report by Vidushi Gupta)

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