Sonali Bendre – Biography, Career, Awards and Net Worth
Sonali Bendre is an Indian actress and model who appears in Hindi movies. She is an actress with charming face, cute smile and distinctive shyness. Bendre is the leading actress of 90s along with Raveena Tandon and Madhuri Dixit.
Born in 1975, she worked in hit movies like ‘Diljale’, ‘Sarfarosh’, ‘Zakhm’ and ‘Hum Saath-Saath Hain’. She starred opposite Bollywood actors such as Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn and Suniel Shetty. She is famous for her magnetic personality, moderate acting and graceful dances.
Sonali Bendre : Early Life and Personal Details
Born on January 1, 1975 in Mumbai, Sonali Bendre parents are Jit Bendre and Roopsi Bendre. She attended different schools for her early education. She enrolled in the Ramnarain Ruia College of Mumbai for higher studies.
The charming and beautiful Bendre is 5 feet 6 inches tall with long black hair and beautiful brown eyes. Her gorgeous physique weighs 57 kg with figure measurement of 33-26-33. This Capricorn actress is Hindu by religious beliefs and practices. Besides acting, her hobby is housekeeping.
Bendre was in love with the filmmaker Goldie Behl. After dating for a few years, they tied the knot on November 12, 2002. As now, she is the mother of one son named Ranveer Behl.
Sonali Bendre : Career
Bendre started her professional career as a model. Her career took a U-turn when she got the chance to take part in ‘Star Dust Talented Search’. She made her acting debut with the 1994 movie ‘Aag’ featuring with Govinda and Shilpa Shetty.
After a few years of struggle, she tasted success with movie ‘Diljale’ in 1996. Her other hit movies are ‘Bhai’, ‘Sarfarosh’, ‘Zakhm’ and ‘Hum Saath-Saath Hain’. She is one of the few actresses who acted opposite all top four Khans; Salman, Shah Rukh, Amir and Saif. She worked in Telugu movie with Chiranjeevi in ‘Indra’.
Most of the people remembered Bendre for her graceful dance in songs ‘Prem Jaal Main’ and ‘Humma Humma’. Besides big screen, she had remarkable presence in small screen also. She was part of reality shows; Indian Idol and India’s Got Talent. She played the lead character in TV serial ‘Ajeeb Dastaan Hai Yeh’.
Sonali Bendre : Awards
Bendre won the Filmfare Award for Lux New Face of the Year in 1995 for her debut movie ‘Aag’. The same year, she received Star Screen Award for most promising newcomer. Further, she won Star Screen Award for her performance in the 2001 movie ‘Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai’.
Sonali Bendre : Net Worth and Lifestyle
Bendre has an estimated net worth of $3 Million. She made her fortune from movie, reality shows and endorsement deals. She has endorsed brands like Omega Watches, Pril Soap and Dabur.
Bendre resides in a beautiful and lavish house located in Andheri West, Membai. Her favorite foods are eggs with cheese and mushrooms. She is active in Instagram and followed by more than 870k people. She lives a happy and comfortable life.