Sonia Mann is an Indian actress and model. She has appeared in many films and music videos. She came into the spotlight by playing the role of ‘Preet’ in the Punjabi film “Haani.”
Sonia Mann was born on Monday, 10 September 1990 (age 29 years; as in 2019) in Haldwani, Uttrakhand. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.
She grew up in Amritsar. She attended Amritsar’s Holy Heart Presidency School and Spring Dale Senior School and went to BBK DAV College for Women to pursue her graduation.
She developed a great interest in acting at a very young age.
While in college, Sonia started taking part in theatres. Subsequently, she started modelling and won numerous titles like “Miss Amritsar,” “Limca Fresh Face of Punjab,” and “VLCC Queen the of Year.”
Height (approx.): 5’ 6”
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
Sonia Mann belongs to a Sikh Family. Her father, Baldev Singh Mann was the editor of Hirawal Dasta, a revolutionary journal of the Naxalites. He was also a left-wing activist of the Communist Party of India (Marxist–Leninist). Baldev was killed by the Khalistani militants on 26 September 1990 in Amritsar, while he was on his way to see his new-born daughter, Sonia. Her mother, Paramjit Kaur, is a former principal of the Holy Heart Presidency School. Sonia is the only child of her parents. She was very close to her grandmother.
Sonia Mann started her acting career in 2012 with the Malayalam film “Hide n’ Seek.” Next, she played the role of ‘Lekha’ in the Malayalam film “Teens.” In 2013, she made her Punjabi film debut with the Punjabi film “Haani.”
Subsequently, she appeared in the Punjabi films like “Bade Changey Ne Mere Yaar Kaminey,” “25 Kille,” and “Motor Mitraan Di.” Her Hindi film debut came in the year 2014 with the film “Kahin Hai Mera Pyar.” Sonia made her Telugu film debut in 2015 with the film “Dhee Ante Dhee.”
In 2019, she bagged the lead role in the Bollywood film “Happy Hardy and Heer.”
Sonia has also appeared in the music videos of many Punjabi songs like “Teeje Week,” “Jatt Wallon Sorry,” “Choorhey Wali Bahh,” and “Heer Saleti.”
In 2018, the Bollywood actor, Hrithik Roshan, slammed the publicist of the actress, Sonia Mann for allegedly using his name to promote her. Reportedly, Sonia’s publicist sent a press release that the actress might make her debut opposite Hrithik in his film, Super 30.
The actor took to his Twitter handle and wrote,
The frivolous use of my name by PR companies 2 promote their new clients doesn’t bother me a bit. But I really want them to know it doesn’t work. So may I offer a tip: trust ur clients talent, stop d tricks. All this while the female lead of super30 was finalized 8 months ago [sic].”
- Sport(s): Golf, Basketball
- Her hobbies include watching films, shopping, and reading novels.
- She is fond of sweets.
- Sonia is an avid dog lover and has a pet dog, Brandy.
- She has featured on the covers of the “Glimpse Magazine” and “Swag Magazine.”
- Her family and friends fondly call her Soni.
- Sonia is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
- Sonia revealed in an interview that if not an actress, she would have been a politician.
- She has got a tattoo inked on her right forearm.