Sonali Kulkarni (born 3 November 1974) is an Indian actress. Sonali Kulkarni was born in Pune. She has worked in Gujarati, Marathi, Hindi, and Tamil films. She is known for her roles in Doghi, Deool, Dil Chahta Hai, Singham, and Taxi No 9211.
Sonali Kulkarni first made her appearance on the screen in a Kannada film titled Cheluvi directed by Girish Karnad. Sonali Kulkarni has appeared in many films including an Italian film titled Fuoco Su di Me for which she won an award in the 2006 Milan International Film Festival.
Sonali Kulkarni has received a Special Jury Award (non-feature) in the 49th National Film Awards (2002) for her role in a short film in MarathiChaitra.
Apart from acting, Sonali Kulkarni was an editor with Viva, a supplement of Marathi daily newspaper Loksatta from June 2005 till May 2007. She used to pen a weekly column called “So Kool”. The columns are published in the book So Kool by Rajahansa Prakashan. Actor Nana Patekar on the release of this book said, “Whenever I read her articles, I feel she is talking to me. There is so much of simplicity in her writing.
Sonali Kulkarni showed her dancing skills in the second season of the popular celebrity-dance competition show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa on Sony TV. Sonali Kulkarni has also worked with Doordarshan channel and did some films like Gulabari in 1994 in Hindi which telecast in 1995 and Kata Rute Kunala in 1996 in Marathi for which she has also got RAPA Award-Best television performance of the year.
|Born||3 November 1974
Pune, Maharashtra, India
|Occupation||Film and Theater actress, Writer|
(m.2010-present; 1 child)
|Children||Kaveri (b. 18 Oct 2011)|