Sonam Bajwa is an Indian actress and model who primarily works in the Punjabi and Tamil film industries. She began her career as a model and gained recognition in the Punjabi entertainment industry before venturing into Tamil cinema. Sonam Bajwa was born on August 16, 1989, in Nainital. She had been inclined towards acting since she was a child. She faced many problems in her career because of her complexion, but as she says, hard work does pay off.
|Full Name:||Sonam Bajwa|
|Profession:||Actress, Model, former Air Stewardess|
|Known For:||Jeeti in Punjab 1984, & in Carry On Jatta 3|
|Date of Birth:||16th August 1989|
|Age (as in 2023):||23 years old|
|Place of Birth:||Nanakmatta, Rudrapur, Uttarakhand, India|
|Alma Mater:||University of Delhi|
Sonam Bajwa was born on August 16, 1989, in Nainital, a beautiful place situated in Uttarakhand. Sonam has been inclined towards modelling since she was a child, but her complexion didn’t help her. Coming from a Punjabi family, Sonam didn’t get a fair look. Her skin tone was dark, which caused many problems in her modelling career
Sonam Bajwa At a very young age, she was attracted to modelling and acting. Sonam worked hard on her figure and facial features. She also participated in many contests, one of which was Femina Miss India 2012, where she ended up as a finalist. After that, her luck began working, and she got her first film offer as Simran in ‘Best of Luck’ (a Punjabi film). Later on, she worked in ‘Punjab 1984’ as Jeeti, after which she came into people’s eyes and rose to huge recognition.
Sonam is one of the best actresses in the Punjab film industry; she has 10 million followers on social media. Sonam Bajwa’s upcoming film is Carry On Jatta 3, directed by Smeep Kang.
Sonam Bajwa is a graduate of Delhi University and has completed her schooling at Jaycees Public School, Rudrapur. Sonaj Bajwa’s profession is an air hostess, but her heart took her to the film industry.
Family & Affairs
Sonam Bajwa’s parents are teachers; her mother is Ritu Bajwa, and she has a twin brother. There is one more member in her family; it’s her pet dog, Simba. Sonam comes from a middle-class background, but she took her family out of there.
Sonam Bajwa is 5 feet 7 inches tall. She has long, lustrous hair that she often styles in various ways. She has captivating amber-brown eyes and a radiant smile, and her facial features are considered quite appealing. Sonam Bajwa follows a strict workout regimen and maintains her slim figure and weight of 57 kg, which complement her overall look.
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- Sonam Bajwa won PTC Punjabi Film Award for Best Actress in Arab Mutiyaran in 2020.
- Bajwa was nominated for Two Filmfare Awards Punjabi – Best Actress.
- 11th PTC Punjabi Film Awards in 2022 for popular Jodi for ‘Main Vyah Nahi Karona Tere Naal.’
- Bajwa became the finalist in the Femina Miss India contest in 2012.
Trivia & Facts
- Sonam is an ardent follower of Jesus.
- It was believed that Sonam was converted to Christianity as she a Sikh but later on, she made it clear that she was not a religious Christian.
- Sonam is sure no matter how huge the film offer is she won’t do any kissing scenes and that’s why she avoids Hindi films.
- In Happy New Year the role of Mohini was first shortlisted for Sonam however later it went to Deepika Padukone.
- The first earning Sonam Bajwa made was 8500 rs. By doing a modelling assignment.
- Sonam’s dark complexion was always pointed out by persons in the industry.