Sonakshi Sinha (born 2 June 1987) in Patna, Bihar is an Indian Bollywood actress. Sonakshi Sinhamarked her debut in the Hindi film industry with 2010's Dabangg opposite Salman Khan, which went onto become the highest grossing Bollywood film of the year. she received positive reviews for her performance, as well as the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Post her debut,Sonakshi went on to star in some of Bollywood's biggest hits, including Son of Sardar (2012), Rowdy Rathore (2012) and Dabangg 2 (2012). she then received critical praise for her performance in Lootera (2013)
Sonakshi Sinha is the daughter of an actor and a politician Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha.Sonakshi is the youngest of three children with two twin brothers, Luv Sinha and Kush she. Sonakshi completed her schooling from Arya Vidya Mandir in Mumbai and graduated in Fashion Designing from Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Sinhamade her acting debut in the 2010 film Dabangg, in which she starred opposite Salman Khan. The film went on to become the highest grossing film of 2010, and ultimately emerged as an all-time blockbuster. Sinha had to lose 30 kg in preparation for the role as a village girl. Her performance was well received, with noted critic Taran Adarsh noting that "Sonakshi looks fresh, acts confidently and pairs off very well with Salman. Most importantly, she delivers the right expressions and is not overpowered by the galaxy of stars in the cast."Sonakshi featured as the cover girl of Indian edition of Maxim magazine for the month December 2010. Although Sinha had no film release in 2011, she won quite a few awards for her debut. This included the Filmfare Award as well as the IIFA Awards among many others. Sinha had four releases in 2012, her first being Prabhu Deva's Rowdy Rathore, opposite Akshay Kumar. The film opened to mixed reviews from critics, although had a strong opening at the box office, collecting approx. 150.6 million (US$2.4 million) on the first day and eventually becoming a blockbuster Her next film, Shirish Kunder's Joker, also opposite Akshay Kumar proved to be unsuccessful at the box office, and received overwhelmingly negative reviews Her last two films, Ashwni Dhir's Son of Sardar alongside Ajay Devgan, and Arbaaz Khan's Dabangg 2, the sequel to her immensely successful debut, were both successful at the box office, despite receiving mixed reviews.As a result of the strong collections her films were gathering at the box office, she was recognised by ETC Business Awards, as the Highest Grossing actress of 2012.
In 2012, Sinha dubbed the voice of Tooth in Rise of the Guardians. .
she appeared in Milan Luthria's crime romance film Once Upon ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara!, the sequel to Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, in which Sonakshi was paired with Akshay Kumar again, as well as Imran Khan Sonakshi . is currently shooting for Prabhu Deva's Rambo Rajkumar opposite Shahid Kapoor, Tigmanshu Dhulia's Bullett Raja alongside Saif Ali Khan, and A. R. Murugadoss's tentatively titled Holiday opposite Akshay Kumar. Sinhahas also been signed on for Prabhudeva's Action Jackson with Ajay Devgn and Yami Gautam, as well as Boney Kapoor's remake of Okkadu alongside Arjun Kapoor.