Sooraj Pancholi

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Sooraj Pancholi
Sooraj Pancholi graces Vogue Beauty Awards 2017.jpg
Vogue Beauty Awards 2017
Born (1990-11-09) 9 November 1990 (age 29)[1]
NationalityIndian
OccupationActor
Years active2015–present
Parent(s)Aditya Pancholi (father)
Zarina Wahab (mother)
RelativesSana Pancholi (sister)[2]

Sooraj Pancholi (born 9 November 1990) is an Indian film actor who appears in Bollywood Hindi films. He debuted in the romantic action film Hero (2015) for which he won a Filmfare award Best Newcomer.[3]

Early life[edit]

Pancholi was born on 9 November 1990 to Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab in Mumbai. His parents are also Bollywood actors[4] and his grandfather Rajan Pancholi was a filmmaker.

Career[edit]

Sooraj was an assistant director on films such as Guzaarish and Ek Tha Tiger.[5] In 2015, he made his acting debut in the romantic action film Hero, which earned him a Filmfare Award for Best Newcomer in 2016.[3] He then acted in Satellite Shankar which released on November 2019.[6] He has also been cast in the upcoming Indian dance film Time to Dance.[7] He has also appeared in the music videos GF BF (2016) and Dim Dim Lights (2019).

Projects[edit]

Films[edit]

'Films that have not yet been released' Denotes films that have not yet been released

Year Film Role Notes
2015 Hero Suraj Kaushik Debut film
2019 Satellite Shankar Shankar [6]
TBA Time to Dancedagger TBA [7]

Music videos[edit]

Year Song Singer Co-Starring
2016 "GF BF" Gurinder Seagal Jacqueline Fernandez
2019 "Dim Dim Lights" Rahul Jain Larissa Bonesi


Awards[edit]

Year Film Award Category Result
2015 Hero Stardust Awards Best Jodi Of The Year (Shared with Athiya Shetty) Won[8]
2016 Hero Filmfare Awards Best Male Debut Won

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sooraj Pancholi opens up on Jiah Khan case: Lost someone I loved". mid-day. 18 September 2019.
  2. ^ "I'm not giving Sana anything,says Sooraj Pancholi". dnaindia.com. Retrieved 29 August 2015.
  3. ^ a b https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/movie-awards/filmfare-awards-winners/bollywood/2016/101
  4. ^ ""My mother is the real 'Hero' of my life" - Sooraj Pancholi". Bollywood Hungama. Archived from the original on 30 August 2017. Retrieved 23 October 2019.
  5. ^ "SOORAJ, AS HIS PALS KNOW HIM". mumbaimirror.com. Retrieved 14 June 2013.
  6. ^ a b "Not Ujda Chaman, Sooraj Pancholi's Satellite Shankar to clash with Ayushmann Khurrana's Bala on November 8". newsx. Retrieved 5 November 2019.
  7. ^ a b "'Time To Dance': Katrina Kaif's sister Isabelle Kaif, Sooraj Pancholi's film to go on floors in London". DNA. 29 March 2018. Retrieved 25 March 2019.
  8. ^ "Stardust Awards 2015 Winners List!". Pinkvilla. Retrieved 12 August 2018.

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