Articles about Sonu Sood
Sonu Sood is an Indian film actor, producer, model, philanthropist, and humanitarian born on July 30, 1973. He predominantly appears in Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil movies. Sood started his career in 1999 with the Tamil films 'Kallazhagar' and 'Nenjinile'. The role of Pasupathi in the 2009 Telugu horror fantasy film 'Arundathi' won him the Andhra Pradesh State Nandi Award for Best Villain as well as the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Telugu. He made his Kannada debut in 2011 with P Kumar's comedy-thriller 'Vishnuvardhana'. He is best known for his roles in films such as 'Yuva', 'Aashiq Banaya Aapne', 'Jodhaa Akbar', ' Shootout at Wadala', 'Athadu', 'Ashok', 'Dookodu', 'Simmba', 'Kung Fu Yoga', and 'Happy New Year', among others. Sood launched his production house named Shakti Sagar Productions in 2016. In September 2020, he was conferred with the prestigious SDG Special Humanitarian Action Award by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) for his humanitarian efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.
21 Oct 2021
Sonu Sood to host reality TV show for National Geographic
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood will soon be seen hosting a reality TV show for National Geographic channel, where he will present some interesting stories from across the country.
20 Sep 2021
Sonu Sood posts statement on Rs. 20cr tax evasion allegation
Days after the Income Tax Department leveled tax evasion allegations amounting to over Rs. 20 crore against Sonu Sood, the actor has put forward his side.
18 Sep 2021
Sonu Sood evaded taxes over Rs. 20 crore: I-T department
After conducting searches on the premises of Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, the income tax department has found incriminating evidence related to tax evasion.
15 Sep 2021
I-T Department raids properties linked to Sonu Sood, AAP fumes
Some properties linked to Sonu Sood have come under the lens of the Income Tax Department.
27 Aug 2021
Sonu Sood to be face of Delhi government's mentorship program
Sonu Sood will now be the envoy of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led government's mentorship program for children, said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
25 Aug 2021
Is Sonu Sood running for Mumbai Mayor? 'Dabangg' actor responds
Will we get to see actor Sonu Sood become Mumbai Mayor in real life?
09 Aug 2021
'Saath Kya Nibhaoge' review: This music-video isn't worth your time
A new music video, starring Sonu Sood and Nidhhi Agerwal, got released today.
06 Jul 2021
Serious ailments, no considerable work has left Shagufta Ali broke
Veteran film/TV actress Shagufta Ali revealed she has been going through a financial crunch - she hasn't had any considerable projects for the past four years.
17 Jun 2021
Remdesivir case: Seriously examine Sonu Sood's role, orders Bombay HC
Sonu Sood, who allegedly helped several during the pandemic, has angered the Bombay High Court.
08 Jun 2021
Mahhi Vij pens note after brother (25) succumbs to COVID-19
Laagi Tujhse Lagan actress Mahhi Vij lost her 25-year-old brother to COVID-19 recently. She had shared this unfortunate news on social media.
10 May 2021
Sonu Sood no more a COVID-19 savior?
The second wave of COVID-19 has severely affected India, and help has been pouring in from the entire world in the last few months.
24 Apr 2021
Sonu defeats COVID-19, Kangana wants him to 'appreciate India-made vaccine'
Actor Sonu Sood tested negative for COVID-19 within a week of contracting the disease, and his fans were evidently elated. His colleague Kangana Ranaut also reacted to the news, albeit a bit differently.
17 Apr 2021
Sonu Sood contracts COVID-19, says he is under quarantine
Actor Sonu Sood has tested positive for COVID-19, he announced on Saturday. Notably, he was appointed as the brand ambassador of Punjab's COVID-19 vaccination program by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh just a few days back.
20 Mar 2021
SpiceJet honors Sonu Sood's humanitarian efforts during COVID-19 migrant crisis
Sonu Sood, the usual antagonist on celluloid, had turned into a savior for thousands last year, as he helped migrant workers reach their hometown, and JEE, NEET aspirants their exam centers, by providing transportation.
05 Feb 2021
SC grants relief to Sonu Sood against BMC's notice
The Supreme Court on Friday granted relief to actor Sonu Sood who had moved the top court against an order by the Bombay High Court, dismissing his case against the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's (BMC) notice.
13 Jan 2021
Sonu Sood is a "habitual offender," BMC tells High Court
Mumbai's civic body Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) called actor Sonu Sood a "habitual offender" in its affidavit filed in the Bombay High Court on Tuesday.
11 Jan 2021
Sonu Sood moves court against BMC's illegal construction notice
Actor Sonu Sood has approached the Bombay High Court challenging the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's (BMC) notice over alleged illegal construction against him.
07 Jan 2021
BMC files a police complaint against actor Sonu Sood
Actor Sonu Sood, who has been in the limelight because of his philanthropic work for migrant workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic, has landed in legal trouble.
02 Jan 2021
They're paid trolls: Sonu Sood on his book receiving backlash
Recently, Bollywood actor Sonu Sood released his book I Am No Messiah, revolving around his philanthropic work amid the coronavirus pandemic.
27 Dec 2020
Sonu Sood pays surprise visit to a fan's food stall
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, who emerged as a real-life hero for migrant workers amid the coronavirus pandemic, recently surprised one of his fans by visiting his roadside food stall named after him in Hyderabad.
21 Dec 2020
Bizarre! Telangana locals dedicate a temple to actor Sonu Sood
Actor Sonu Sood has been honored with a temple by the residents of a Telangana village in celebration of his humanitarian work amid the coronavirus pandemic.
19 Dec 2020
My father sexually and physically abused me, says Khushbu Sundar
Actor and politician Khushbu Sundar has revealed that as a child, she was sexually and physically abused by her father.
18 Dec 2020
Sonu Sood, Shraddha Kapoor named 'Hottest Vegetarians' by PETA
Bollywood actors Sonu Sood and Shraddha Kapoor have been named the hottest vegetarian celebrities for 2020 by PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) India.
02 Dec 2020
Sushant Singh Rajput tops Yahoo's most searched personalities' list
Late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput has topped Yahoo's annual list of the most searched personalities of the year.
17 Nov 2020
Sonu Sood named Punjab icon by the Election Commission
Actor Sonu Sood has been appointed as the Punjab state icon to make people aware about ethical voting, the Election Commission announced on Monday.
12 Nov 2020
Sonu Sood's book to be called 'I Am No Messiah'
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood is writing a book, wherein he will recount his experience of helping migrant workers during the coronavirus pandemic-induced lockdown.
03 Nov 2020
Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19
Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's younger son, actor Vivaan Shah has tested positive for COVID-19.
28 Aug 2020
Everything that happened in the entertainment world today
Today, news in the world of entertainment was about a veteran singer's death, updates on a couple of much-awaited flicks, more goodness by Sonu Sood, and some major developments in the investigation into Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death.
28 Aug 2020
Sonu Sood offers to help students reach JEE, NEET centers
Actor Sonu Sood, who is being the Good Samaritan in these difficult times, has donned that hat again.
22 Jul 2020
Entertainment round-up: A digital protest for Sushant, and more
In the world of entertainment, news on Wednesday was about late Sushant Singh Rajput's fans continuing to seek a more detailed investigation into his death, and some more goodness from actor Sonu Sood.
17 Jul 2020
Entertainment round-up: Aishwarya Bachchan admitted to hospital, and more
Entertainment news on Friday remained dominated by some humanitarian gestures, some good-old SRK-style wit, and a couple of trailer and first look launches.
13 Jul 2020
Sonu Sood to support 400 migrant families affected by pandemic
Sonu Sood is on a mission!
18 Jun 2020
Traders' body asks celebrities to stop endorsing Chinese brands
In the wake of the rising military and political tensions between India and China, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged all Indian film and sports personalities to immediately stop endorsing Chinese products and brands.
14 Jun 2020
Sonu Sood offers help to 'Munna Bhai' actor Surendra Rajan
After helping thousands of migrant workers reach home across the country, Bollywood actor Sonu Sood has now come forward to the aid of his R... Rajkumar co-star Surendra Rajan.
29 May 2020
Sonu Sood arranges chartered flight for 150 migrants
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood is leaving no stone unturned to reduce the plight of migrant workers, a section that has been most severely hit due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and ensuing lockdown restrictions.
28 May 2020
Akshay Kumar donates Rs. 45 lakh for daily wage earners
Akshay Kumar is playing a superhero, in real life.
26 May 2020
Swara Bhasker is helping migrant workers reach home
Bollywood actor Swara Bhasker has come forward to offer a helping hand to migrant workers, who have been hit the hardest by the coronavirus-induced lockdown restrictions.
18 May 2020
Sonu Sood says he 'will continue sending migrants home'
Sonu Sood has taken it upon himself to send migrant workers stuck in Maharashtra to their respective homes amid the ongoing nationwide lockdown.
12 May 2020
Sonu Sood arranges buses for migrants stuck in Mumbai
In his latest endeavor to help the country combat the coronavirus crisis, actor Sonu Sood arranged ten buses for migrant workers stuck in Mumbai amid the ongoing lockdown.
28 Apr 2020
COVID-19: Abhishek buys Farah's daughter's sketch for Rs. 1 lakh
As part of her initiative to feed the homeless people and stray animals who have been affected due to the ongoing coronavirus lockdown, Farah Khan's daughter Anya (12) has been making pet sketches and offering them for sale.