Sonu Sood is an Indian Film actor as well as model who is well known for his work in Bollywood, Tollywood and few Tamil, Kannada and Punjabi films. He was born on 30th of July, 1973,in Ludhiana, Punjab. He brought up in a family where his father is an entrepreneur and mother is a teacher. He did his schooling from Sacred Heart School in Moga city. He is an engineering graduate in electronics from YCCE, Nagpur. He has two sisters. He married to Sonali and the couple have a son named Ishant. Before commencing his career in film industry, he participated in Mr. India pageant although he did not won the competition, but became a common face in most of the households with his appearance in many commercials such as Apollo Tyres, Airtel and much more. In the year 1999 he made his debut with the Tamil flick ‘Kallazhagar’, which emerged as blockbuster hit. Then in following year he appeared in Telugu film ‘Hands Up!’. And he was next seen in ‘Majunu’. Thereafter he began featuring in Bollywood movie such as ‘Shaheed-E-Azam’(2002) in which he played a role of Bhagat Singh and won critical acclaim for the character. Then in the year 2004,he appeared in Mani Ratnam’s directorial venture ‘Yuva’ and then did ‘Aashiq Banaya Aapne’ in year 2005. In the very same year he was acted in Tollywood flick ‘Super’ through which he received greater recognition for his performance. The film also featured one of the famous actors of Tollywood industry, Nagarjuna. Next up, he was seen in ‘Athadu’. With the 2009’s biggest Telugu blockbuster ‘Arundhati’, he garnered Andhra Pradesh State ‘Nandi Award for Best Villain & Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Telugu for his spectacular work. Following release of this Telugu flick, he also appeared in Indian epic film titled as ‘Jodha Akbar’, alongside Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai. Then in the year 2010, he appeared in Abhinav Kashyap’s directed ‘Dabangg’(2010), which also starred Bollywood Superstar Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha. For this Bollywood blockbuster he achieved Apsara Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role and IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role. After that he made his Kannada debut with ‘Vishnuvardhana’ (2011) which collected a lot of positive reviews. Then he acted in several Hindi, Tamil & Telugu movies like ‘Maximum’(2012), ‘Julai’(2012), ‘Shootout at Wadala’ (2013), ‘Ramaiya Vastavaiya’ (2013), Telugu movie ‘Bhai’(2013), ‘R… Rajkumar’ (2013), ‘Entertainment’(2014), ‘Happy New Year’(2014)- which ranks among the highest grossing Bollywood film of all time, ‘Gabbar Is Back’(2015), Tamil flick ‘Saagasam’(2016).
Sonu Sood Upcoming Movies In 2016 – 2017 List
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