Kriti Sanon is an Indian film actress who has achieved success in a very short span of time. She is well known for her luscious looks as well as killer figure. She has appeared in both Hindi as well Telugu movies. Her success and rise is evident from the fact that last year in 2019, her 6 Bollywood movies were released on the Box Office.
Family and Education
Kriti belongs to a Punjabi family, based in Delhi. Her father is a Chartered Accountant and her mother is a professor at “Delhi University”. She has a younger sister also, Nupur Sanon.
She has done her schooling from Delhi Public School, situated at R K Puram, Delhi and later did her graduation in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Noida based Jaypee Institute of Information Technology.
Height and Weight
|Height (centimetres)||178 cm, 1.78 m|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Date of Birth||27 July 1990|
|Net Worth||USD 3 million|
Social Media Instagram
Kriti is also active on Instagram with whooping more than 31 million followers.
Early Life and Career
After graduation, Kriti started working as a model and got her first break with Telugu movie “Nenokkadine” in 2014. Her first Bollywood movie was “Heropanti” released in 2014 in which she worked opposite Tiger Shroff. She even won a Filmfare Award for her performance in that film.
Kriti started 2015 with release of another Telugu film “Dohchay” and later, her second bollywooed film “Dilwale” was released at the box office. The movie was financially a success and was one of the highest earners of all the time.
While there was nothing much in 2016 for Kriti, she has 2 movies to be released in 2017 in which she worked opposite to “Sushant Singh Rajput” (Raabta) & “Ayushmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao” (Bareilly ki Barfi). Both films did good business at the box office and paved a way forward for her.
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2019 was a big year for her. There were 6 movies lined up in that year to be released at the box office, among them she had guest appearance in 2 movies. The year started with release of “Lukka Chippi” which was a success. Later, “Arjun Patiala” and “Housefull 4” were released and both the movies got mixed reviews. At the end of the year, “Panipat” was released at the box office and it was like a bomb exploded with a huge commercial success for everyone.
On Magazine Covers
Kriti has been seen on cover page of many leading national and worldwide magazines :
- FUSION LIFE
- BRIDES TODAY
- GLOBAL MOVIE
|Food||Chocolates, cheese cakes, custards|
|Actors||Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Actresses||Madhuri Dixit , Kajol, Julia Roberts|
|Films||Hum Aapke Hain Koun|
|Songs||Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham, Zara Zara|
|Perfume Brand||Davidoff’s Coolwater|
|Fashion Designers||Ritu Beri, Suneet Varma, Niki Mahajan|
Kriti is currently unmarried and maybe single too. Although there were speculations that she is dating actor “Sushant Singh Rajput” after acting with him in “Raabta” in 2017, and they both were often seen together spending quality time and moments, they were never publicly accepted it. Before that, it was rumored that she is dating actor and model “Gaurav Arora”, but even that was never publicly accepted by both of them.
Kriti has been nominated for total 19 awards for her on-screen performance till now and among them, she has won 12 of them. The details are :
|Vogue Beauty Awards||2014|
|BIG Star Entertainment Awards||2015|
|International Indian Film Academy Awards||2015|
|Elle Graduates Awards||2016|
|Filmfare Glamour and Style Awards||2017|
|HT Style Awards||2018|
|Star Screen Awards||2018|
|HELLO! Hall of Fame Awards||2018|
|International Indian Film Academy Awards||2018|
|Vogue Beauty Awards||2019|
|Star Screen Awards||2019|
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TV and Films Appearance
Kriti has been seen in performing or featuring in many Tollywood (Telugu) and Bollywood (Hindi) films and music videos till now.
|Nenokkadine (Telugu debut)||2014|
|Heropanti (Hindi debut)||2014|
|Bareilly Ki Barfi||2017|
|Pati Patni Aur Woh||2019|
|Angrezi Medium (Special Appearance)||2020|
|Chal Wahan Jaate Hain||2015|
As Brand Ambassador
Kriti is also endorsing certain brands and products. Lets have a look at few of them
- Education New Zealand
- ITC Vivel
- Cadbury Fuse
- Parachute Jasmine Oil
Some Other Facts
Kriti performed at the opening ceremony of IPL 2017.
She also owns a clothing brand “Ms Taken”, launched in 2016.
She has been listed in “Celebrity 100″ in Forbes India Magazine in 2019.
Last year, she had a promotional photo shoot with actor “Kartik Aryan” for leading magazine FHM.