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.

'Acharya': How much did Chiranjeevi, Ram Charan and others charge?

02 May 2022

Entertainment
'Acharya': How much did Chiranjeevi, Ram Charan and others charge?

Acharya has been a dampener at the box office having collected only Rs. 51.80 crore (roughly) at the end of day three.

'MTV Roadies 18': Confirmed contestants of Sonu Sood-hosted reality show

03 Apr 2022

Entertainment
'MTV Roadies 18': Confirmed contestants of Sonu Sood-hosted reality show

After several years, the popular Hindi reality television show MTV Roadies is undergoing a major shuffle.

#PunjabElections: Sonu Sood stopped from entering polling-booth; actor's car confiscated

20 Feb 2022

Entertainment
#PunjabElections: Sonu Sood stopped from entering polling-booth; actor's car confiscated

Actor Sonu Sood—whose sister Malvika Sood is contesting the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections from Moga—was barred from entering a polling booth on Sunday.

Akshay Kumar-led 'Prithviraj' vs. 'Govinda Naam Mera' on June 10

10 Feb 2022

Entertainment
Akshay Kumar-led 'Prithviraj' vs. 'Govinda Naam Mera' on June 10

Akshay Kumar-led historical action drama Prithviraj now has a new release date.

Moga: Sonu Sood spots accident victim, rushes him to hospital

09 Feb 2022

Entertainment
Moga: Sonu Sood spots accident victim, rushes him to hospital

Sonu Sood once again proved why people consider him a messiah and an angel.

Rannvijay Singha exits 'MTV Roadies'; Sonu Sood to replace him?

03 Feb 2022

Entertainment
Rannvijay Singha exits 'MTV Roadies'; Sonu Sood to replace him?

Rannvijay Singha, who became synonymous with MTV Roadies, has exited the show, ending an almost two decade-long association.

Congress hints at Charanjit Singh Channi as Punjab CM face

18 Jan 2022

Politics
Congress hints at Charanjit Singh Channi as Punjab CM face

On Monday, the Indian National Congress tweeted a video that projected Charanjit Singh Channi as the party's chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Punjab polls.

Sonu Sood leaves Punjab icon post as sister joins Congress

10 Jan 2022

Entertainment
Sonu Sood leaves Punjab icon post as sister joins Congress

Actor Sonu Sood, who has turned into a nationwide hero following his intense philanthropic work during the pandemic, has decided to step down from the post of the Punjab state icon.

'Fateh': Sonu Sood to star in action-thriller; first-look poster out

23 Dec 2021

Entertainment
'Fateh': Sonu Sood to star in action-thriller; first-look poster out

Sonu Sood, who gained recognition for his relief works during the COVID-19 pandemic, has announced his next onscreen venture.

Sonu Sood's sister enters politics but it's 'no' from him

14 Nov 2021

Entertainment
Sonu Sood's sister enters politics but it's 'no' from him

The buzz around Sonu Sood joining politics is back.

Sonu Sood to host reality TV show for National Geographic

21 Oct 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood posts statement on Rs. 20cr tax evasion allegation

20 Sep 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood evaded taxes over Rs. 20 crore: I-T department

18 Sep 2021

Entertainment
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.

I-T Department raids properties linked to Sonu Sood, AAP fumes

15 Sep 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood to be face of Delhi government's mentorship program

27 Aug 2021

Entertainment
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.

Is Sonu Sood running for Mumbai Mayor? 'Dabangg' actor responds

25 Aug 2021

Entertainment
Is Sonu Sood running for Mumbai Mayor? 'Dabangg' actor responds

Will we get to see actor Sonu Sood become Mumbai Mayor in real life?

'Saath Kya Nibhaoge' review: This music-video isn't worth your time

09 Aug 2021

Entertainment
'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.

Serious ailments, no considerable work has left Shagufta Ali broke

06 Jul 2021

Entertainment
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.

Remdesivir case: Seriously examine Sonu Sood's role, orders Bombay HC

17 Jun 2021

Entertainment
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.

Mahhi Vij pens note after brother (25) succumbs to COVID-19

08 Jun 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood no more a COVID-19 savior?

10 May 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu defeats COVID-19, Kangana wants him to 'appreciate India-made vaccine'

24 Apr 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood contracts COVID-19, says he is under quarantine

17 Apr 2021

Entertainment
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.

SpiceJet honors Sonu Sood's humanitarian efforts during COVID-19 migrant crisis

20 Mar 2021

Entertainment
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.

SC grants relief to Sonu Sood against BMC's notice

05 Feb 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood is a "habitual offender," BMC tells High Court

13 Jan 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood moves court against BMC's illegal construction notice

11 Jan 2021

Entertainment
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.

BMC files a police complaint against actor Sonu Sood

07 Jan 2021

Entertainment
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.

They're paid trolls: Sonu Sood on his book receiving backlash

02 Jan 2021

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood pays surprise visit to a fan's food stall

27 Dec 2020

Entertainment
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.

Bizarre! Telangana locals dedicate a temple to actor Sonu Sood

21 Dec 2020

Entertainment
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.

My father sexually and physically abused me, says Khushbu Sundar

19 Dec 2020

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood, Shraddha Kapoor named 'Hottest Vegetarians' by PETA

18 Dec 2020

Entertainment
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.

Sushant Singh Rajput tops Yahoo's most searched personalities' list

02 Dec 2020

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood named Punjab icon by the Election Commission

17 Nov 2020

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood's book to be called 'I Am No Messiah'

12 Nov 2020

Entertainment
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.

Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19

03 Nov 2020

Entertainment
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.

Everything that happened in the entertainment world today

28 Aug 2020

Entertainment
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.

Sonu Sood offers to help students reach JEE, NEET centers

28 Aug 2020

Entertainment
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.

Entertainment round-up: A digital protest for Sushant, and more

22 Jul 2020

Entertainment
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.