- Birthday 02 June, 1987
- Zodiac: Gemini
- Fun Trivia: Sonakshi is the niece of film producer and former CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani.
- Famous Quote: if you can’t be the best, be different.
Sonakshi Sinha, who started off her career as a costume designer, eventually decided to pursue a career in film acting and made her debut opposite Salman Khan in Dabangg (2010). The film was a huge success at the box-office and made Sonakshi a household name. Post the success of Dabangg, she appeared in films like ROWDY RATHORE, Son of Sardar and Dabangg 2, all of which were blockbusters. Often accused for being a limited actress, Sonakshi earned critical acclaim for her performance in lootera. She received the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for Dabangg. Sonakshi is the daughter of veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha.