Sonakshi Sinha, has started her Bollywood career with Salman in Dabangg.
Sonakshi Sinha says Salman Khan has seen her grow up, and that they share a very special bond.
Actor Sonakshi Sinha debuted in Bollywood with the blockbuster, Dabangg (2010), alongside actor Salman Khan. The two are known to share a close bond, and have often showered praises on each other. Recently, speaking about Salman, Sonakshi shared what it’s like to have a friend in the Bollywood superstar and how unlike many others, she isn’t in awe of him.
Sonakshi Sinha is not wonder-struck by Salman Khan's stardom.
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Further, she said, the Sultan (2016) actor is very good with advice. “Honestly, the best advice he has given me is that I should do movies. And here I am.”
Sonakshi was studying fashion at that time, Salman encouraged her to give Bollywood a try. “He encouraged me to become fit and join the film industry. I will always be thankful to him,” she said.
Sona, also worked with Salman in Dabangg 2 (2012) and is a part of Dabangg 3, which is expected to release next year.
Sonakshi also shared that she wanted to become a singer. “I love singing. It’s something I used to do since I was a child — like, I’d download songs and the lyrics, get them printed, record my voice and put it on CDs and tapes! I’d really enjoy it... Acting is something I never planned, but when it happened to me, I was more than thankful,” added Sonakshi.