Sonakshi Sinha is an Indian film actress. She is the daughter of actors Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha. After working as a costume designer in her early career, Sinha made her acting debut in the action drama film Dabangg, which won her all the Debut awards including the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.

Birth Name

Sonakshi Sinha


Sona, Shotgun Junior


Actress, Singer, Model



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Sonakshi Sinha was born on June 2, 1987 in Patna, Bihar, India.


She is currently 31 years old.


Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Sun Sign



Asian (Indian)




Sonakshi completed her schooling from Arya Vidya Mandir in Mumbai and graduated in Fashion Designing from Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University (SNDT), Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Family Details

  • Father – Shatrughan Sinha (Actor, Politician)

  • Mother – Poonam Sinha (née Chandiramani) (Actress)
  • Siblings – Luv Sinha (Older Twin Brother) (Actor), Kush Sinha (Older Twin Brother)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Sonakshi Sinha dated –

  • Aditya Shroff – There isn’t much information about her dating history at this time. However, it is considered that she dated Aditya Shroff (ex-owner of Fame Cinemas).

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 5¾ inches
  • In centimeters – 167 cm
  • In meters – 1.67 m


  • In Kilograms – 60 kg
  • In Pounds – 132 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 36-27-37
  • Bust – 36 inches
  • Waist – 27 inches
  • Hip – 37 inches
  • Bra Size – 32D

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Shoe Size

She wears a size 9 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 10 (US).



Professional Statistics

Debut Film

She made her acting debut with the 2010 film Dabangg starring alongside Salman Khan.


Once she was linked to a leaked MMS, which had gone viral on WhatsApp. However, it was a proved to be a fake video.

Distinctive Features

Black Hair

Awards & Nominations

Year Award Category Film Result
2011 Annual Central European Bollywood Awards Best Newcomer – Female Dabangg Won
Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards Best Female Debut Won
Filmfare Awards Best Female Debut Won
Star Debut of the Year – Female Won
Lions Gold Awards Favorite Debutante Actress Won
Star Screen Awards Most Promising Newcomer – Female Won
Stardust Awards Superstar of Tomorrow – Female Won
Best Thriller/Action Actress Nominated
Zee Cine Awards Best Female Debut Won
Best International Female Icon Nominated
Best Debut Actress Won
Best Debutante Actress Won
Dadasaheb Phalke Awards Best Debutante Actor – Female Won
2013 ETC Business Awards Highest Grossing Actress Won
Favorite Youth Movie Icon Nominated
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards India Best Movie Actress Nominated
People’s Choice Awards India Favorite Movie Actress Rowdy Rathore Nominated
Stardust Awards Best Thriller/Action Actress Nominated
Best Thriller/Action Actress Dabangg 2 Nominated
Best Comedy/Romance Actress Son of Sardar Nominated
2013 BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Comedy Film – Female Son of Sardar Nominated
2014 BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Role – Female Lootera Won
Most Entertaining Film Actor – Female Nominated
Best Actress Nominated
Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards Best Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
Screen Awards Best Actress Nominated
Popular Choice (Female) Nominated
Zee Cine Awards Best Actress (Critics) Won
International Indian Film Academy Awards Best Actress Nominated
2014 Stardust Awards Best Thriller/Action Actress Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty Nominated
2017 BIG Zee Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in an Action Film – Male/Female Force 2 Nominated
Akira Nominated
Lux Golden Rose Awards Power Packed Performer Of The Year Award Akira Nominated
Lux Golden Rose Awards Charismatic Beauty Of The Year Award Nominated

Sonakshi Sinha Favourites

  • Favorite Actor – Hrithik Roshan, Salman Khan
  • Favorite Actress – Sridevi, Rekha, Rani Mukerji
  • Favorite Food – Thai, Chinese
  • Favorite Book – The Da Vinci Code, Shantaram
  • Favorite Film Director – Sanjay Leela Bhansali
  • Favorite Music – Rock, Acid-Jazz, Hip-Hop, House and Bollywood
  • Favorite Comedian – Russell Peters
  • Favorite Holiday Destination – Paris, London
  • Favorite Perfume – Victoria Secret’s Pink body spray for the day and Jean Paul Gaultier Classique at night
  • Favorite Fashion Brands – Gucci, Salvatore Ferragamo, Narendra Kumar, Manish Malhotra, Vikram Phadnis
  • Favorite Colors – Yellow, Green
  • Favorite Movies – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India (2001), Jab We Met (2007), Dabangg (2010)

Sonakshi Sinha Net worth

Sonakshi has an estimated net worth of $12 million and gets a whopping $5 crore as salary for every movie. Many of her movies have cranked up at the box offices and nevertheless, this unmatched beauty is bankable actress in Bollywood though. She owns a BMW 5 Series GT and a BMW 550i Gran Turismo. She lives in a lavish multi-storey apartment in Mumbai with her family. The house is now estimated more than Rs 13 crore.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sonakshi Sinha

  • She is a left hander.
  • Sonakshi uses occasional ‘Multani Mitti Packs’ (Fuller’s Earth; It is a cleansing mask) and fresh Aloe Vera as the home recipes for a fresh and glowing skin.
  • She hates lip gloss.
  • Her mother, Poonam is a former Miss Young India (1968).
  • She drinks a lot of water to keep her skin fresh.
  • Earlier, she was overweight, but she lost 30 kg for the demand of her debut film Dabangg (2010).
  • Sonakshi always carries with her in her bag – Inglot Coral Blush and Coral Lipstick – 401, M.A.C transparent mascara, MaX factor water-proof mascara, Chanel Matt Lumiere no. 50, Revlon Kohl pencil.
  • Sonakshi uses Olive Oil and Coconut Oil for an occasional head massage, which also helps her in better blood circulation.
  • She believes in false eyelashes, as they make her glamorous instantly.
  • Before becoming a successful actress, she used to work as a costume designer.
  • Her mother Poonam Sinha and Rekha are her beauty icons.


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