Sapna Choudhary is a popular Haryanvi dancer & stage performer who entered the reality show Bigg Boss 11 as a commoner contestant. Let’s check out Sapna Choudhary’s age, her personal details, and other interesting facts.
Sapna was born on 25 September 1990 (32 years old; age as of 2022) in Rohtak, Haryana, India. She started dancing at quite an early age and is one of the most demanded stage performers in Haryana.
Apart from being a great dancer, she is also a great singer. Her father passed away in 2008, due to which the responsibility of sustaining her family feel upon her. Thereby, she started dancing to provide financial support to her family.
She is approximately 5′ 5” tall and weighs 60 kg. She has dark brown eyes and black hair.
Family & Caste
Sapna belongs to a middle-class Jat family.
Parents & Siblings
Her father worked in a private company. At the age of 12, she lost her father. After her father passed away, the responsibility to sustain her family fell on her shoulders. Due to the financial problem in her home, she started dancing. Although she was born in Haryana, she now resides in Delhi.
Sapna Choudhary’s room
Relationships, Husband & Children
In January 2020, she got married to Veer Sahu, a singer by profession.
Sapna Choudhary with her husband Veer Sahu
Sapna Choudhary is the mother of a son, and on 15 December 2020, she shared a photo of her son on her social media accounts for the first time.
Sapna Choudhary’s Instagram post about her son
Sapna started her dancing career at the age of 12. She later formed an orchestra group named Arkestra Group which is one of the leading orchestra groups in India. Her song ‘Solid Body’ was a hit among the audience.
In 2017, she participated in one of the most controversial reality shows Bigg Boss Season 11.
As of 2018, Sapna has done item numbers in a couple of Bollywood movies. She did item numbers in the movie ‘Veere Di Wedding‘ and ‘Nanu Ki Janu.’ She is also going to debut as a lead actress in the Bollywood movie ‘Dosti Ke Side Effects.’
Sapna Choudhary with the crew of Dosti Ke Side Effects
Accused of Insulting a Caste
In 2016, she was accused of insulting a particular caste at a stage show through a song that she sang. After that, a person named Satpal Tanwar ran an online campaign against her for harassing her. Sapna even attempted suicide at her residence by consuming rat poison because of depression. She also wrote a suicide note at that time which went viral after her entry in Bigg Boss 11.
In August 2022, an arrest warrant was issued against Sapna by a Lucknow court after the court found that she had breached a contract to perform on stage in Lucknow in 2018. The organisers of the event accused her of breaching the contract even after getting paid. Hindustan Times On 20 September 2022, she surrendered in Lucknow, where she was briefly arrested, and later, she was released on a personal bond of Rs 20,000 after she requested the court that the arrest warrant issued against her should be withdrawn. Hindustan Times
Sapna Choudhary owns a Toyota Fortuner and an Audi A4.
Sapna was born as Sushmita Atri, a name given by her paternal aunt (Bua) at the time of Sapna’s birth. Patrika
Diljit Dosanjh is her favourite actor and Deepika Padukone is her favourite actress.
She likes to listen to the songs of Neha Kakkar, Sunanda Sharma, Kaur B, Miss Pooja, Preet Harpal, and Jassi Gill.
Manveer Gurjar, the winner of Bigg Boss 10, is her favourite contestant. According to her, she is also as simple as like him.
She admires athletes, Geeta Phogat, Babita Kumari, and Yogeshwar Dutt.
Sapna’s hobbies include traveling and listening to music.
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