August 08, 2020

Sonu Sood Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : July 31, 2020

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Short Biography

Sonu Sood was born on 30-07-1973 in Moga in the state of Punjab, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Model, Film Producer & Voice Artist who known for his work in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Punjabi and English films. He was recently in news during Covid-19 pandemics for helping labor migrants to reach their homes.

Sonu Sood Complete Bio & Career

Sonu being the son of an engineer and a teacher was always encouraged for studies. He was very intelligent in studies. So he never compromised with his studies to fulfill his acting dream. He completed his basic education from Sacred Heart School, Moga. Then he went to Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering, Nagpur where he completed his degree in Electronics. After completing his graduation, Sonu decided to pursue his career in acting and hence went to Mumbai. In the starting days of his struggle, he did some low paying jobs.

He made his debut as a supporting actor with a Tamil action drama film named kallazhagar in 1999. in 2001, he worked in Telugu film hand's up and this film got him popularity in Telugu cinema. now it was the time for making a debut in Bollywood. he made many attempts to get a role in Bollywood films. his attempts got succeded when he got selected for the movie ''shaheed-e-Azam'' as a lead actor. he played the role of Bhagat Singh in the movie. this movie opened for him the way to Bollywood.

After it, he was seen in the number of Bollywood movies many of which were the blockbuster hits of Bollywood. in 2004 he worked with Abhishek Bachchan in the film ''Yuva'' in which he played the role of Abhishek's brother. The movie was based on student politics. He played all types of roles in movies whether it is a Villian, Patriot, Lover, or any other.

He is well known for his role as villain in Salman Khan starer movie ''Dabangg'' and won IIFA Award for best actor in a negative role. There is a series of film-like Aashiq Banaya Aapne, Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi, Arundhati, Sheesha, Super, Kurukshetra, Dhoondte Reh Jao Ge, Singh is King, Aagadu, Bbuddah Hoga Tera Baap, Jodha Akbar, R.. Rajkumar, Devi, Julayi, Entertainment, Simbaa and many more in which he proved his passion and love for acting.

These films are the witness that there could be hardly any actor left in Bollywood and the Tamil industry with which Sonu Sood did not work. He is not only a successful actor in Bollywood of the Indian industry but he also got a chance to work with ''Jackie Chan'' in the movie ''Kung Fu Yoga''. It was a Chinese action, adventure and comedy film.

The actor can also be seen in many commercials and advertisements like Pepsi, MRF tyres, Signature, etc. He is the brand ambassador of IG International which is India's largest fresh fruit importer.




Honours & Awards

Sonu received Andhra Pradesh state award for best VIllain and Filmfare award for best-supporting actor in Telugu film ''Arundhati''. in 2010, he got an IIFA award for best actor in a negative role and Apsara award for a negative role in ''Dabangg''.

Sonu Sood Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Sonu Sood was born in a middle-class family at Moga, Punjab. His father Shakti Sagar Sood was an engineer and entrepreneur and his mother Saroj Sood was a teacher. He has two sisters Monika Sood and Malvika Sachar. The elder sister Monika is a scientist. Sonu got married to the love of his life Sonali Sood on 26 September 1996. the couple has two sons Ayaan Sood and Eshaan Sood.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 44 inches.
Biceps Size 17 inches.
Waist Size 34 inches.
Body Figure Muscled body
Skin Colour wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Moga, Punjab, India.
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
School Sacred Heart School, Moga.
College Yeshwantrao chavan college of engineering
Qualification Electronics Engineering.
Hobbies Gymming,Social Working
Marital Status Married.
Debut Kallazhagar
Best Movies Dabangg, Jodhaa Akbar, Kung Fu Yoga, Simbaa and many more.
Best Friends Kulsun Shadab Wahab
Salary 1.5 crore (approx.)
Net Worth 131 crore (approx.)


Car Collections Audi Q7, Porsche Panamera, Mercedes Benz.
Other Collections Shakti Sagar production house.


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Actress Sridevi Kapoor
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan , Sylvester Stallone
Favorite Movie Dabangg.
Favorite Food punjabi food.

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sonu Sood

  • During lockdown due to Covid-19, the actor helped thousands of migrant workers to return their homes.
  • He has his own production house ''Shakti Saagar Productions'' which is named after his late father.
  • He arranges to bring back students from Kyrgyzstan who were stuck there.
  • He got appreciation from the chief minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh and many actors from Bollywood for his excellent work during the pandemic.

Sonu Sood Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

47 years, 0 month, 9 days old age Sonu Sood will turn 48 on 30 July, 2021. Only 11 months, 21 days, 18 hours, 38 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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