Sonu Sood, Biography, Profile Info, Movies, Facts, Career info, Net worth,
Sonu Sood is an Indian actor, producer, and philanthropist who was born on July 30, 1973, in Moga, Punjab, India. He primarily works in the Hindi and South Indian film industries. He initially pursued a career in engineering and earned a degree in Electronics Engineering from Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering in Nagpur, Maharashtra. However, his passion for acting led him to eventually enter the world of Bollywood.Bollywood
Sonu Sood made his acting debut in the Tamil film “Kallazhagar” in 1999. He then appeared in various Telugu and Tamil films before making his Bollywood debut in “Shaheed-E-Azam” in 2002. However, he gained significant recognition and popularity through his roles in films like “Arundhati” (2009), “Dabangg” (2010), and “R… Rajkumar” (2013). He often portrayed supporting and negative roles, earning praise for his performances.
In addition to acting, Sonu Sood also ventured into film production and owns a production company named Shakti Sagar Productions.Bollywood
Some of Sonu Sood’s notable movies include:
- “Arundhati” (2009)
- “Dabangg” (2010)
- “R… Rajkumar” (2013)
- “Happy New Year” (2014)
- “Kung Fu Yoga” (2017)
- “Simmba” (2018)
- “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi” (2019)
- “Samrat Prithviraj” (2022)
- “Acharya” (2022)
- Sonu Sood gained a lot of attention and praise for his role in helping migrant workers during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in India. He arranged transportation and resources for numerous stranded workers to reach their hometowns.
- He has won several awards for his acting, including the Andhra Pradesh State Nandi Award and the IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role for “Dabangg.”
- Despite often playing negative roles, Sonu Sood is known for his philanthropic nature and kindness off-screen.