Articles about Sonu Sood

Sonu Sood is an actor who is known for films like Dabangg, Yuva, Aashiq Banaya Aapne, Jodhaa Akbar, etc. He has also acted in Telugu blockbusters like Arundhati, Julayi, Athadu, Dookudu, apart from appearing in several Tamil, Kannada and Punjabi films, and also a Chinese film, Kung Fu Yoga, co-starring Jackie Chan. Recently, he hit headlines when he helped thousands of migrant workers reach their respective native places by arranging buses for them. These people were stranded in Mumbai, without work, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and were desperate to go home. That’s when Sonu stepped in. Out of gratitude, a migrant woman named her newborn after the actor. In this light, Pepsi has signed him to be their Instagram campaigner.

Serious ailments, no considerable work has left Shagufta Ali broke

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 for not having any considerable work in the last four years.

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

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.

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

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.

Sonu Sood no more a COVID-19 savior?

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

SC grants relief to Sonu Sood against BMC's notice

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.

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

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.

Sonu Sood moves court against BMC's illegal construction notice

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.

BMC files a police complaint against actor Sonu Sood

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Bizarre! Telangana locals dedicate a temple to actor Sonu Sood

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.

My father sexually and physically abused me, says Khushbu Sundar

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Sonu Sood named Punjab icon by the Election Commission

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.

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

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.

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

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.

Everything that happened in the entertainment world today

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.

Sonu Sood offers to help students reach JEE, NEET centers

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.

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

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.

Entertainment round-up: Aishwarya Bachchan admitted to hospital, and more

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.

Sonu Sood to support 400 migrant families affected by pandemic

13 Jul 2020

Sonu Sood to support 400 migrant families affected by pandemic

Sonu Sood is on a mission!

Traders' body asks celebrities to stop endorsing Chinese brands

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.

Sonu Sood offers help to 'Munna Bhai' actor Surendra Rajan

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.

Sonu Sood arranges chartered flight for  150 migrants

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.

Akshay Kumar donates Rs. 45 lakh for daily wage earners

28 May 2020

Akshay Kumar donates Rs. 45 lakh for daily wage earners

Akshay Kumar is playing a superhero, in real life.

Swara Bhasker is helping migrant workers reach home

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.

Sonu Sood says he 'will continue sending migrants home'

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.

Sonu Sood arranges buses for migrants stuck in Mumbai

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.

COVID-19: Abhishek buys Farah's daughter's sketch for Rs. 1 lakh

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.

Sonu Sood to provide meals to 25,000 migrant workers

23 Apr 2020

Sonu Sood to provide meals to 25,000 migrant workers

He might be known for breaking bones when portraying nasty villains onscreen, but in real-life, Sonu Sood has a heart of gold.

Is Deepika being considered to play PV Sindhu in biopic?

03 Sep 2019

Is Deepika being considered to play PV Sindhu in biopic?

Deepika Padukone, who will soon be seen in Chhapaak (based on acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal), might have another biopic in her kitty.

#Dabangg3: Salman Khan to lock horns with Kichcha Sudeep?

08 Apr 2019

#Dabangg3: Salman Khan to lock horns with Kichcha Sudeep?

Salman Khan is all set to return as Chulbul Pandey in Dabangg 3 which is said to be bigger and better than its previous installments.

Kangana takes jibe at KJo, Roshans; claims she felt suffocated

15 Jan 2019

Kangana takes jibe at KJo, Roshans; claims she felt suffocated

After a banal 2018, Kangana Ranaut is all set to take over 2019 with her much-awaited movie Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi.

I miss you: Sonu Sood writes emotional letter for parents

12 Jan 2019

I miss you: Sonu Sood writes emotional letter for parents

Rohit Shetty's Simmba' s dream run at the box office is continuing. With a stupendous collection of Rs. 212.43 cr, the movie is a hit.

#SimmbaTrailer: Socially-aware plot, full-on action, and cunning Ranveer take attention

03 Dec 2018

#SimmbaTrailer: Socially-aware plot, full-on action, and cunning Ranveer take attention

For more than a month now, Ranveer Singh has been garnering media attention. After his much-talked-about wedding with Deepika Padukone, the actor is now creating a buzz with the trailer of Simmba.

Fitness freak Sonu Sood honored with Doctorate Degree of Taekwondo

25 Sep 2018

Fitness freak Sonu Sood honored with Doctorate Degree of Taekwondo

Known for leading a healthy lifestyle over the years, Sonu Sood has been honored with the Doctorate Degree of Taekwondo in Mumbai for outstanding contribution towards the sport.