Sonakshi Sinha started his career as a model and walked the ramp for Lakme Fashion Week in 2008 and again in Lakme Fashion Week 2009. She made her acting debut with the film Dabangg co-star Salman Khan. He worked at Lakme Fashion Week and was selected to represent India at the Gateway model.
Sonakshi Sinha was born in Bombay Srivastava (Kayastha). Sonakshi Sinha is the daughter of actor and politician Shatrughan Sinha and Punam Sinha. She has two brothers, Luv Sinha and Sinha Kussh.