Last Updated: 29 Aug, 2022 | Views: 166
Other Profession(s): Producer, Model, Philanthropist, Humanitarian
Higher Education: B.E. in Electronics Engineering
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About Sonu Sood
Sonu Sood is one of the all time great Indian actor, model, film producer, humanitarian, and philanthropist. He was born on 30 July 1973. Sonu Sood is best known for his role in the Salman Khan film Dabangg. In the entertainment industry, he is a widely-known name. In addition to Hindi movies, he has also appeared in Telugu and Tamil films and Kannada and Punjabi films. Several awards have been presented to him. Sonu Sood married Sonali Sood in 1996.
In 1999: 'Kallazhagar' and 'Nenjinile' were Sood's first Tamil films.
In 2002: His first Hindi film, Shaheed-E-Azam, starred him as Bhagat Singh.
In 2004 and 2005, Sonu Sood did two movies Mani Ratnam's Yuva and Aashiq Banaya Aapne respectively. These made Sood famous as Abhishek Bachchan's brother.
In 2005: Sonu Sood’s films earned him greater recognition in Tollywood.
During 2009: Sonu Sood starred in Arundhati as Pasupathy.
April 2022: Sonu Sood hosted the popular reality show MTV Roadies - Season 18.
His work in the 2009 movie Arundhati earned him the “Andhra Pradesh State Nandi Award” for Best Villain, as well as the “Filmfare Award” for Best Supporting Actor - Telugu.
"To help people of all statures", Sood established the Sood Charity Foundation. A free coaching initiative by Sood for UPSC exam candidates
During the nationwide lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic in May 2020, Sood arranged buses, special trains, and chartered flights for thousands of Indian migrant workers.