Sonu Walia Birthday: Sonu Walia used to be a very glamorous heroine in the Hindi film industry. Sonu Walia has been missing from Bollywood for a long time. Neither she appears in any film nor in any TV or web show. That beautiful heroine of the 80s has changed a lot with time.
On February 19, the actress is celebrating her 59th birthday. Sonu Walia was born in the year 1964 in a Punjabi family of Delhi. Sonu graduated in Psychology, along with he also took a degree in Journalism. In 1985, she participated in the Miss India contest and also won the title.
From there, his modeling and film journey started. When Sonu became Miss India, she started getting offers for many films one after the other and thus her film journey started in 1988 with the film ‘Akarshan’.
Sonu Walia’s charm over Rekha
In 1988 itself, Rakesh Roshan’s eyes fell on Sonu Walia. The name of the film is ‘Khoon Bhari Maang’. The public remembers Sonu the most for this film. Her glamor in the film was overshadowed by Rekha. This film is like a milestone in Sonu’s career. For this film, she also got the title of Best Supporting Actress of Filmfare. After that Sonu appeared in about a dozen films like ‘Mahadev’, ‘Clerk’, ‘Mahasangram’, ‘Hatimtai’, ‘Teja’, ‘Number Aadmi’, Pratiksha, Dil Aashna Hai’, ‘Nishchay’, ‘Sahibaan’. But his magic which was shown in Bloody Demand was not seen again on the audience. ‘Jai Maa Sherawali’ is Sonu’s last film in 2008. Sonu, who started her career with modeling, has worked in more than 30 films.
Khan actors destroyed film career?
Sonu Walia gave very bold scenes in the 1988 film ‘Akarshan’. There was a lot of discussion about his bold scenes during that period. At the same time, it was very difficult to film bold scenes on screen. One of his scenes shot on the banks of a waterfall created a ruckus. Sonu never refrained from bold scenes in films, yet she could never come in the line of top actresses. Despite being beautiful and talented, Sonu Walia suddenly disappeared from Bollywood. Many years later, during an interview, he revealed the secret of his unsuccessful career and said that all this happened because of the three Khans of Bollywood. According to Sonu, he did not get the job because of this. Because, she was taller than all the three Khans in height. Sonu says that in those days tall girls did not get films.
The actress did two marriages
In 2000, she married hotelier Surya Prakash, who died in 2010 due to kidney failure. After the death of Surya Prakash, she married second NRI film producer Pratap Singh. Sonu lives in Mumbai and has a daughter too. Sonu was also the co-producer of ‘Jogia Rocks’ in 2015. But this film could not come in much discussion. Since then Sonu is away from limelight.
A person used to make obscene calls
Sonu Walia came in the news in the month of March 2017. An unknown person started sending dirty videos to Sonu along with making obscene calls. According to Sonu, when he warned the caller, instead of reducing the calls, the reverse increased. Later, he lodged a complaint with the police and then the man was arrested.