Articles about Sonakshi Sinha
Sonakshi Sinha, born on June 2, 1987, is an Indian actress and singer. She is the daughter of actors Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha. She made her acting debut in 2010 by playing Rajjo Pandey in 'Dabangg' opposite Salman Khan. She reprised the role of Rajjo in the 'Dabangg' franchise's next two installments, 'Dabangg 2' (2012) and 'Dabangg 3' (2019). Her portrayal of Pakhi Roy Chaudhary, a woman suffering from tuberculosis, in the 2013 film 'Lootera' earned her a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress along with nominations for two Screen Awards and an IIFA Award. Sinha rose to popularity with her roles in movies like 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Son of Sardaar', and 'Holiday: A Soldier is Never Off Duty', among others. Later, she ventured into singing with an appearance in the single 'Let's Celebrate' from the film 'Tevar' (2015). Her debut single, titled 'Aaj Mood Ishqholic Hai', was released also released in 2015. Being an animal lover, Sinha has collaborated posed for several of PETA's campaigns.
16 Sep 2021
Sonakshi Sinha, Huma collaborating for a film on body image
Sonakshi Sinha and Huma Qureshi are coming together for a film where they will play two overweight women who would fight against the society for ridiculing them for their weight.
01 Sep 2021
Sonakshi Sinha wraps up Bhuj schedule of 'Kakuda'
Actor Sonakshi Sinha on Wednesday shared that the team of her upcoming horror-comedy Kakuda has finished its shooting schedule in Bhuj, Gujarat.
13 Aug 2021
'Bhuj' review: This multi-starrer movie fails to soar, gets 1.5/5
Bhuj: The Pride of India dropped on Disney+ Hotstar today.
10 Aug 2021
'Rammo Rammo' review: Sonakshi nails it with her garba moves
Ajay Devgn shared a new song from his upcoming war movie, Bhuj: The Pride of India.
20 Jul 2021
Sonakshi Sinha, Riteish Deshmukh team up for 'Kakuda'; shooting begins
Remember the time when Bollywood delivered back-to-back adult comedies?
12 Jul 2021
'Bhuj: The Pride of India' trailer gets your pulse racing
The trailer for Bhuj: The Pride of India dropped earlier today, giving us a better look into the characters and a whole lot of pulse-racing patriotic dialogues.
11 Jul 2021
'Bhuj: The Pride of India' teaser promises inspiring patriotic tale
The official teaser for the upcoming war movie Bhuj: The Pride of India starring Ajay Devgn has been released.
29 Apr 2021
International Dance Day: Actors who are Bollywood's underrated dancers
Dancing is more intrinsically woven with Bollywood movies than perhaps any other movie fraternity.
29 Oct 2020
Ameesha says she feared for life during Bihar poll campaign
Actor Ameesha Patel has said that she feared for her life while campaigning for the Lok Janshakti Party's (LJP) candidate Prakash Chandra for the Bihar elections.
22 Aug 2020
I need to breathe: Sooraj Pancholi quits Instagram, deletes posts
Bollywood actor Sooraj Pancholi has announced he is taking a break from Instagram, as he feels "suffocated."
16 Aug 2020
Sonakshi Sinha takes a dig at Kangana Ranaut over nepotism
Bollywood actor Sonakshi Sinha has taken a dig at her colleague Kangana Ranaut as well as her sister Rangoli Chandel for their stance against the industry's rampant nepotism and favoritism.
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.
10 Jul 2020
KJo, SRK convinced director to replace an actor with Alia?
Alia Bhatt, who has been at the receiving end of criticism due to the ongoing nepotism debate in the film industry, has landed into another controversy.
08 Jul 2020
Karan Johar "shattered" over hatred after Sushant's death, reveals friend
Filmmaker Karan Johar is deeply upset by the heavy backlash and online trolling that he has been subjected to ever since the tragic demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his close friend revealed.
02 Jul 2020
Sharmila Tagore's son Saif claims he is a "nepotism victim"
In the aftermath of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise, many celebrities (read star kids) are coming forward to clarify their stance on privilege and nepotism in the industry.
01 Jul 2020
Sushant's brother-in-law launches 'Nepometer' to fight nepotism in Bollywood
Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's brother-in-law, Vishal Kirti, has announced the launch of Nepometer, a platform that will provide rating for movies and television shows based on how nepotistic or independent the cast and crew is.
18 May 2020
Nawazuddin Siddiqui, family quarantined at home after reaching Muzaffarnagar
Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and his family were placed under home quarantine for 14 days at their residence in Budhana in Muzaffarnagar district (Uttar Pradesh).
10 Apr 2020
Shatrughan Sinha slams Mukesh Khanna for mocking daughter Sonakshi
The ongoing reruns of classics Ramayan and Mahabharat are triggering two things the most: massive viewership for Doordarshan and some fresh controversies.
11 Mar 2020
Five famous fashion designers of India
India is blessed with immensely talented designers who render exemplary designs to our fashion circuit.
04 Feb 2020
Badshah meets with a road accident in Punjab; escapes unhurt
Popular rapper and singer Badshah (real name: Aditya Prateek Singh Sisodia) has met with a road accident in Ludhiana (Punjab), according to reports.
14 Jan 2020
Salman Khan books both Eid and Christmas of 2021
Salman Khan's fans are in for a treat, as the superstar has booked two major festive slots, viz. Eid-ul-Fitr and the Christmas in the coming year.
30 Dec 2019
#ThatWas2019: Five biggest Bollywood hits of this year
Bringing to us one of the most controversial movies of recent times, a disappointing Oscars entry, many shoddy biopics, and some silent gems, 2019 was a mixed bag, as far as Bollywood is concerned.
26 Dec 2019
'Dabangg 3': Salman's 15th consecutive film to cross Rs. 100cr
Salman Khan-starrer cop-drama Dabangg 3 has become the superstar's 15th consecutive movie to enter the coveted Rs. 100cr club. The much-awaited film earned Rs. 103.85cr within just five days of its release.
21 Dec 2019
'Dabangg 3' off to slow start, marred by anti-CAA protests
Salman Khan's much-awaited cop drama movie Dabangg 3, that released on Friday, has recorded a sluggish start (according to Bhai's standards) at the box office.
19 Dec 2019
'Dabangg 3': Makers remove controversial scenes from 'Hud Hud Dabangg'
Following severe backlash over allegations of hurting religious sentiments, the makers of Salman Khan's much-awaited movie Dabangg 3 have "voluntarily" removed certain scenes from the movie's title track Hud Hud Dabangg.
18 Dec 2019
Alia Bhatt shares wrong Preamble, amid CAA protests; gets trolled
Following actors Sonakshi Sinha and Ishaan Khatter, Alia Bhatt also shared a picture of the Preamble to the Constitution of India, to show support towards the students protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act.
06 Dec 2019
Troll calls Sonakshi 'Salman Khan's chamchi'. Here's her reply
In her Bollywood journey so far, Sonakshi Sinha has had her fair share of encounters with online trolls targeting her relentlessly. But, she also knows how to shut them.
30 Nov 2019
#BoycottDabangg3 trended heavily on Twitter: Here's why
A couple of weeks back, the first song from Salman Khan's much-awaited cop-drama Dabangg 3 came out.
18 Nov 2019
Manish Malhotra's father passes away; Bollywood celebrities pay last respects
Karan Johar, Boney Kapoor, and Shabana Azmi were among several Bollywood personalities who arrived at renowned fashion designer Manish Malhotra's residence in Mumbai this morning, to attend the last rites of his father.
19 Oct 2019
Salman Khan unveils first look of Eid 2020 release 'Radhe'
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan had a special weekend treat in store for his fans, as he not only shared a fresh motion poster for his upcoming movie Dabangg 3, but also announced his next big release, Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai.
18 Oct 2019
Akshay Kumar called misogynist for seven-year-old comment; Sonakshi defends him
Recently, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar had received a lot of flak for some statements that he made seven years ago, while 'defending' co-star Sonakshi Sinha, who had newly entered the industry back then.
04 Oct 2019
Celebrities, who wrote to Modi about mob-lynching, charged with SEDITION
An FIR has been registered against celebrities, including filmmakers Mani Ratnam, Aparna Sen, and historian Ramachandra Guha, who wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over rising incidents of mob lynching.
21 Sep 2019
After actor, producer, Salman turns dialog writer for 'Dabangg 3'
Salman Khan, who is gearing up for the much talked-about third installment of the Dabangg series, is donning another hat for it.
21 Sep 2019
#YoSonakshiSoDumb trends after actress fails to answer question on Ramayana
The recent episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 11 was all about humor and glamour as Sonakshi Sinha was the special guest for the Karamveer segment.
12 Sep 2019
Salman roars as Chulbul Pandey in 'Dabangg 3' motion poster
Salman Khan's Dabangg 3 is all set to hit theaters in less than 100 days.
09 Sep 2019
Here's how Salman prepared for shirtless 'Dabangg 3' climax sequence
Salman Khan's Dabangg 3 is one of the most anticipated movies of the year, and the excitement surrounding it is palpable.
22 Aug 2019
Salman asks team to construct walls around 'Dabangg-3' sets. Why?
Currently filming Dabangg 3, actor Salman Khan is having a tough time keeping the shooting a secret.
16 Aug 2019
Desi Boyz clash: Akshay's 'Mission Mangal' beats John's 'Batla House'
Akshay Kumar's Mission Mangal, which was released yesterday, witnessed a great start at the box office.
07 Aug 2019
Nach Baliye 9: Salman plans special prize for winning jodi
Salman Khan, who is Nach Baliye 9's producer, has planned an unusual prize for the winner of the dance reality show.
05 Aug 2019
Can you guess Kapil's first salary? It was Rs. 1,500
Kapil Sharma is now a household name, courtesy his popular shows, Comedy Nights With Kapil, The Kapil Sharma Show.