Sonal Chauhan

Other names of Sonal Chauhan: Sonal Singh Chauhan, Sonal Singh

Sonal Singh Chauhan is an Indian model, actress, and singer. Born in Delhi, India on May 16, 1987, she is the first Indian to receive Miss World Tourism title and to be crowned as the prestigious Miss World Tourism 2005 at Miri, Malaysia. After doing her schooling from Delhi Public School, Noida, she pursued passed out as a Philosophy honors graduate from Gargi College, New Delhi.

She has two sisters and a brother and her father works in the Police. Singer-Actor Himesh Reshammiya's music album Aap Ka Suroor is what gave Sonal's acting career a kick-start. Kunal Deshmukh, the director of the film Jannat, in which she gave her awesome debut performance, took notice of her through the music album and offered her the lead role opposite actor Emraan Hashmi in the movie.

She was even nominated for the Best Female Debut (for her performance in Jannat) in the Filmfare Awards. Since then, her acting career has gone upwards only. She is starring not only in Bollywood but in Telugu and Kannada movies too.

Soon after the release of Jannat, was she offered a role in Rainbow, viz. a Telugu movie by the director V.N. Aditya. Her filmography includes mainstream Bollywood movies like Jannat, Pehla Sitara, and 3G, and at the same time, Kannada, Telugu and Tamil movies, like Rainbow, Cheluveye Ninne Nodalu, Legend, Pangada Chesko, Size Zero, Dictator too. Apart from being a successful actress, the 28-year old is a prominent Indian fashion model too.

In addition to walking the ramp for several fashion shows, she has also appeared in the advertisements and print campaigns of many leading Indian brands, like Nokia, DishTv, LG, Hindustan Times, Hero Honda Passion. She is also a singer, who sang a duet of the song Kaise Bataoon, with a popular Indian playback singer, Krishnakumar Kunnath. Sonal signed four movies, namely Pandaga Chesko, Sher, Size Zero, Dictator during the year 2015, all of them being Telugu.

Sonali Raut

Sonali Raut is a sizzling, and beautiful Indian model turned actress. She is a newbie in Bollywood. This fascinating model was a Kingfisher Calendar girl as well. Other than acting and modelling, Sonali reserves a passion for travelling and dancing. Sonali was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Sonali’s father was in the Mumbai Police. Supermodel Ujjwala Raut is her elder sister. In 1996, Ujjwala had become the Femina Look of the year in Miss India Pageant. Sonali was the face of MAC, a renowned cosmetic brand. She has bagged an assignment in the Kingfisher Calendar (2010) and has appeared as a swimsuit model. Raut was the model for PC Chandra Jewellers as well. She has also appeared in television campaigns like Idea, Siyaram, Iball, Seemati Sarees, etc. She had done a sensational photoshoot with popular actor Ranveer Singh for Maxim in 2011. In 2014, Raut did her debut film “The Xpose” (directed by Ananth Narayan Mahadevan) where she played the character, Zara. In this film, she starred with Himesh Reshammiya, Honey Singh and Zoya Afroz. Rumours had it that the two actresses entailed in a cat fight at the shooting spot. Sonali was seen on the reality television show Big Boss (Season 8) as one of the contestants. Later on, she was eliminated from the show after a surprise vote decision. Sonali had been a resident of the Big Boss’s house for 105 days. She had even dropped a flick named “99% Useless Fellows”, to participate in Big Boss. This act of her had infuriated S.K. Basheed (Kannada film director). In 2015, Sonali had appeared in comedy TV show “Comedy Classes”.

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