Sunny Leone is the latest sensation of Bollywood, who was a porn star in Canada before she made entry into the Indian film industry. She chose an unusual route for doing so, which was as a contestant in the famous reality show “Bigg Boss”. Her amazing charm, curvaceous figure and wonderful acting has made her the Queen of Hearts in the country today, besides being the most sought after actress in the industry.
Here are 10 most interesting and unusual facts about Sunny Leone:
#1. The real name of this sultry seductress is Karenjit Kaur Vohra and she adopted this name (Sunny) when she entered into the porn industry.
#2. Sunny’s first job was at a German bakery, which she took up at the age of 15 years. She planned to be a pediatric nurse but fate had something else in store for her as she received an offer from Jay Allen, a Penthouse magazine photographer, which took her into the adult film industry at the age of 19 years.
#3. At the beginning of her career, Sunny Leone insisted on working only with women in her porn film ventures. She has acted and directed porn films, doing 42 of them as a director, out of which she was seen acting in 41 films. Her movie “Virtual Vivid Girl Sunny Leone” fetched her first AVN Award, which is the most prestigious award in porn industry.
#4. Besides doing a number of porn films, Sunny was also seen in a Hollywood movie called “The Girl Next Door”, which came in 2004, in which she played a guest role.
#5. Another interesting fact about the sexy siren is that she was once engaged to Matt Erikson, a marketing VP at Playboy, but later got married to Daniel Weber, whom she met through a common friend. After dating for three years, the couple tied a knot and is happily married.
#6. Sunny was honored as one of the top 12 female porn stars by the leading men’s magazine, Maxim in 2010.
#7. Before making her debut in the Hindi film industry in “Jism 2”, Sunny was offered a cameo role in the 2005 release “Kalyug”, a film by Mohit Suri. But things did not work out as Sunny put a huge demand of $ 1 million for a small appearance and the role was later bagged by Deepal Shaw.
#8. Sunny Leone is a big name in the porn industry, where she owns a studio called “Sun Lust Pictures”, which was started in 2008 as a joint venture between her and her husband.
#9. In her personal life, Sunny loves fast food, but is not a party animal. She likes dogs but is scared by creepy crawlies. Kiwi is her favorite fruit and Aamir Khan is her favorite Bollywood actor.
#10. There is an adorable side to the sexy actress, as she has admitted that she gifts handmade blankets to her pregnant friends, which she makes on her own.
Despite being regarded as one of the sexiest women in the world, Sunny Leone is a simple girl at the core of her heart, who enjoys the small and simple pleasures offered by her life. She is leading a happy and faithful married life with her partner, who is completely comfortable with her career commitments.