Sunny Leone is a thirty-five-year-old Bollywood actress. She is extremely popular and loved by all. She has recently been crowned for being the most googled person in India, leaving behind Salman Khan and India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the race. She held this coveted title for almost 5 consecutive years. She has many achievements and awards in her kitty till date. She has been in the limelight after she got featured in the 100 Women Series released by BBC. She was also regarded as one amongst the top influential and inspirational female faces from all over the world in the year 2016. Today on the occasion of Sunny Leone’s birthday, let us know about her journey which was full of ups and downs before she finally made her way into Bollywood.
She was born and brought up in Ontario, in Canada in the year 1981. Her parents are Indian Sikh immigrants who settled in Canada. She previously aimed to become a nurse and was receiving training for that as well. Amidst her training, her career took a complete U-turn, and she moved to Los Angeles. She started working in the adult entertainment industry there. She has also been featured in many X-rated movies. Sunny Leone was also crowned as ‘Penthouse Pet of the Year’ in the year 2003 and even made a place in Maxim’s top risqué icons in the year 2010. She has worked for around fifty-six adult blue films. She lost her virginity at a tender age of 16 to a basketball player and was known to be bisexual by the time she was 18 years old.
Journey in Bollywood
Sunny Leone journey to Bollywood started when she shifted to India in the year 2011 and was first seen in a television reality show named ‘Big Boss’ which was inspired from ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ show. She is gorgeous and an absolute stunner. Sunny made her first appearance in Bollywood in the year 2012, after appearing on Big Boss. She has worked in many films in Bollywood which have been superhit at the box office. She starred in a comedy film named ‘Mastizaade’ playing the role of a sexy character named ‘Laila’ who was bikini-clad. She also hosts the popular youth reality show on MTV called ‘Splitsvilla’ alongside Rannvijay Singha.
She has soon become popular in Bollywood industry in just around eight years. Her real name is ‘Karenjit Kaur Vohra’, and there was a movie made depicting her entire life and journey as well. Despite all the fame and popularity, she has gained, her experience of working in the porn industry has been a primary topic for discussion and controversies always.
In a country like India, where discussing sensuality and sex is considered to be coy, many people did not accept Sunny Leone to be a part of Bollywood. She has even been accused of the destruction of Indian culture by many conservative Indians.
Sunny Leone has fought her way through and is confident about the position she made for herself in Bollywood. She believes to have more supporters and fans those who care for her and appreciate her films and songs than haters who talk ill about her. She is determined to deliver better works in future and keep her fans entertained.