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Sonali Bendre Biography

About Sonali Bendre

Birth Name: Sonali Bendre

Date of Birth: 1 January, 1975

Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)


Sonali Bendre was born in a Marathi Family. She studied in Bangalore and Mumbai in Kendriya Vidyalaya Malleshwaram and Holy Cross High School Thane. Sonali has three sisters who have supported her a lot in her struggling days.

Sonali Bendre started her modeling career in a very young age. Later, she was selescted for "Stardust Talent Search".

In 1994, Sonali was first seen in Aag which crashed badly at the box office.

Later she got an opportunity to work with all big stars which includes Sanjay Dutt, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh.

After getting married to Goldie Behl she took a break from the showbiz.

She also hosted a dance show on television named Kya Masti Kya Dhoom...! and was one of the judges of Indian Idol on Sony Entertainment television.

She was a judge on Indian Idol 4 and India's Got Talent.

Personal Life:

She married film actor/director Goldie Behl on 12 November 2002. On 11 August 2005, she gave birth to a son, Ranveer.


This graceful actress was often seen dressed up perfectly in all the shows and events.


As An Actor

    Kal Ho Naa Ho (October 28, 2003) (Released) ... Special Appearance Chori Chori (August 1, 2003) (Released) ... Pooja Anaahat (2003) (Released) Pyaar Kiya Nahin Jaata (2003) Tera Mera Saath Rahen (November 16, 2001) (Released) ... Madhuri Lajja (August 31, 2001) (Released) ... Special Appearance Love Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega (June 29, 2001) (Released) ... Sapna Chopra Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hai (October 13, 2000) (Released) ... Saawni Dhaai Akshar Prem Ke (September 29, 2000) (Released) ... Nisha (Special Appearance) Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai (August 24, 2000) (Released) ... Khushi Chal Mere Bhai (May 5, 2000) (Released) ... Vicky'S Beloved (Special Appearance) Dil Hi Dil Mein (April 21, 2000) (Released) ... Roja Hum Saath Saath Hain (November 5, 1999) (Released) ... Preeti Sarfarosh (April 30, 1999) (Released) ... Seema Love You Hamesha (1999) ... Shivani Dahek: A Burning Passion (1999) (Released) ... Sabina Bahkshi/Neelima Bahkshi Zakhm (December 25, 1998) (Released) ... Sonia A. Desai Angaarey (July 24, 1998) (Released) ... Roma Major Saab (June 26, 1998) (Released) ... Nisha Hum Se Badhkar Kaun:The Entertainer (June 12, 1998) (Released) ... Anu Duplicate (May 7, 1998) (Released) ... Lily Keemat:They Are Back (April 10, 1998) (Released) ... Mansi Qahar (December 5, 1997) (Released) ... Neelam Bhai (October 31, 1997) (Released) ... Meenu Taraazu (August 1, 1997) (Released) ... Pooja Rakshak (November 29, 1996) (Released) ... Dr. Pooja Malhotra Sapoot (November 8, 1996) (Released) ... Kajal Diljale (September 27, 1996) (Released) ... Radhika Apne Dam Par (March 15, 1996) (Released) ... Special Appearance English Babu Desi Mem (January 26, 1996) (Released) ... Bijuriya Takkar (July 14, 1995) (Released) ... Mohini Gaddar (June 9, 1995) (Released) ... Priya The Don (April 28, 1995) (Released) ... Anita Malik Bombay (April 7, 1995) (Released) ... Special Appearance Naaraaz (August 19, 1994) (Released)
  1. Aag (August 19, 1994) (Released)

Playback Singer:

  1. Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai (August 24, 2000) (Released)


In 1995, she won the Filmfare Lux New Face Award. In 2001 she also won the Star Screen Award Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai where she co-starred with Anil Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai.

1993 Studied in Government Law College and got the first advertisement for Lakme. It was put at Church gate station

1994, Star Screen Award Most Promising Newcomer - Female

1995, Filmfare Lux New Face Award, Aag

2001, Star Screen Award Best Supporting Actress, Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai

2004, Star Screen Award, Best Actress-Marathi, Anaahat"