June 24, 2024 10:23:00 booked.net

Birthday Special: Check Out Some Fascinating Facts About This Unconventional Actress ‘Sonali Kulkarni’

  • Sonali Kulkarni was always interested in acting and started acting in plays at an early age as her elder brother was associated with theatre. He wrote and directed plays.
  • She got an opportunity to work with actor Pandit Satyadev Dubey and took acting more seriously.
  • She was a teenager when she filmed her first film Cheluvi (1992).
  • Sonali Kulkarni went on to make several critically acclaimed films like Doogi (1995), Devrai (2004), and Kata Root Kunala (1996). Even after the success of all these films, she was not a popular face as those films were shown in various film festivals but not in theatres.
  • In 2000, she rose to fame with her first commercial film Neelima Khan in Mission Kashmir. She played the role of actor Hrithik Roshan’s mother and Sanjay Dutt’s wife. Interestingly, she is a few months younger than Hrithik Roshan, and it was her first commercial film that made her a familiar face to the Indian audience.
  • She likes to write. She worked as an editor for Viva, a supplementary to the Marathi daily, where she used to write a weekly column titled ‘So Cool’.
  • Sonali Kulkarni’s column was very popular and was published in the book ‘So Cool’ by Rajhans Publications.
  • In 2013, her Gujarati language film The Good Road was selected as the Indian entry for the ‘Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards.
  • She has written some plays and also some poems.
  • Sonali Kulkarni participated in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 2 (2007). She was also a part of the first season of the adventure reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (2008).
  • She is a fitness enthusiast and cycling is his favorite cardio exercise.
  • She is a nature lover.
  • Sonali Kulkarni has done some TV commercials and print shoots as well.