Born on June 2nd, 1987, Sonakshi Sinha, a 29 year old talented Diva made an entry to B-Town with her debut film ‘Dabang’ in 2010. Ever since, there has been no looking back for her. Born in Patna city of Bihar, she is the beloved daughter of veteran actor and politician father Shatrughan Sinha and mother Poonam Sinha. Queen of all hearts Sonakshi Sinha is also adored by her two elder twin sibling brothers Luv and Kush. Luv Sinha is also an actor but could not nudge back her sister.
Lovingly called ‘Sona’ by her family members, Sonakshi Sinha received her formal education in Shrimathi Nathibhai Damodar Thakersay woman’s University also popularly known as SNDT, Mumbai. She holds a degree in fashion designing. As a child, this ‘Dabang Diva’ went to Arya Vidya Mandir School in Mumbai itself. Before she stepped into Bollywood, our lady dabang was adept in her craft of costume designing. She has handcrafted uncountable number of clothes for other celebs and actors.
Unfortunately, she could never fit into her own designs owing to her plump body that she had back then. This hardworking luminary had also worked as an usher in the Lakme Fashion week. As a designer, Sonakshi always wanted to launch her own clothing label just like Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor. In her college days, Sonakshi was a sincere and hardworking student. She had also become ‘student of the year’ once. No wonder this exemplary Bollywood lady has touched upon the zenith in her career as a film star.
They say that if you are a child of an influential parent, then success in Bollywood is a simple game. But for Sonakshi Sinha it was not that simple though. She truly understands the value of hard work. Therefore, despite being a daughter of Shatrughan Sinha who himself was a superstar back in time; she wouldn’t have worked as usher with a stipend of as little as 500 rupees a day. She rather gives the credit of her entry into Bollywood to Superstar Salman Khan.
According to her, Salman Bhai was the one who inspired her to shed some kilos to bag a lead role in Bollywood. Sonakshi acted as per Salman’s advice and was soon awarded the role of lady lead in ‘Dabang’. Her trail of success hence began. Sonakshi even won the covetous Filmfare award as the best debut female for ‘Dabang’. Sonakhi definitely is one of the best critically acclaimed actress of Bollywood. She is popular for her very subtle and natural acting style.
Sonakshi Sinha Net Worth
Sonakshi Sinha’s net worth is a whopping $11 million in 2017. This pricey prima donna charges about Rs 5 crore per film. After giving back to back hits like Dabang and Son of Sardar, Sonakshi Sinha hiked her signing amount as well as total fees due to which many films one like Kick slipped past her hands. Nevertheless the shine of this twinkling star has still retained its luster and it only seems to get brighter with every passing day. Few examples of Sonakshi Sinha Starrer films that grossed more than a 100 crore are as follows:-
Dabang- 138.88 crore
Rawdy Rathore-131.00 crore
Holiday- 112.65 crore
Son of Sardar- 105.03 crore
As a matter of fact, Sonakshi Sinha’s huge fan base is apparently one of the greatest reasons of these films entering a 100 crore club. The exceptional talent of this indomitable heroine will only take her higher and higher from here.
Sonakshi Sinha owns a stack of neat 6 floor apartment for herself and her family members. She also has a swanky BMW series Grand Turismo (GT). She also has an ancestral house named ‘Ramayan’. It is located at the serene Juhu location in Mumbai. Owing to her opulent lifestyle and an insanely high net worth, she can easily afford a bungalow anywhere but her grounded upbringing and the love for her family makes her stay with them.
Apart from a successful actor and designer, Sonakshi Sinha is also a becoming business person. The actress has also been a part India’s first ever celerity teleshopping TV channel. It’s a 24/7 home shopping channel and is called BEST DEALS TV. This successful venture is co- owned by Akshay Kumar and Shilpa Shetty’s Business tycoon husband Raj Kundra.
The profit is shared by the channel and of course the partners but Sonakshi’s commendable affluence within such a short span of entering Bollywood is worth a huge applaud. Must say, Sonakshi Sinha smash hits every big and small opportunity head on. She conquers every single endeavor she touches upon. Her opulence in her business model is a resounding nod to her hard working and winsome attitude.
Lately, model of success Sonakshi Sinha wrapped up the shooting of her upcoming film ‘Noor’ directed by Suhnil Sippy. It is also rumored that she has herself sung a song for the film. This Indian Drama will hit the screens on April 21st, 2017. After the hectic shoot, she treated herself with an almost exfoliating break. The darling wench headed all the way to Maldives and back. She recently took to instagram to post amazing shots from the trip. The stunning lady says that she is now fully charged to get back to work.
Sonakshi Sinha truly deserves all that she has and will achieve. Her perseverance and determination is something worth learning. From a fashion designer to a successful actress and queen of hearts, must say, she has come a long way and all this is just a head start. It will be adventurous to see how farther she has to go. Among the star cast galaxy of Bollywood Town, Sonakshi Sinha stands apart with the sheen of glitter and vibrancy. Her craft of acting with a hint of scintillating glint of her persona subtly makes everyone fall for her head over heels.