Some Unknown Facts About Sunny Leone
By: Kratika Mon, 25 Dec 2017 2:23 PM
Sunny Leone is a Canadian actress, businesswoman, model and a former adult movie star. She has played the roles in mainstream films and television shows.Â She was seen in the 5th season of Bigg Boss in 2011, which was her first Indian television show. Leone was part of movies like Jism 2, Shootout at Wadala, Jackpot, Ragini MMS 2 and Ek Paheli Leela. Apart from critical acclaim in Bollywood, Sunny has been part of Tamil and Kannada films as well. Here are 15 rare facts about Sunny Leone.
*Sunny Leone happens to be the first Indian adult film star to make an entry into mainstream Bollywood films.
*Sunny's real name is Karenjit Kaur Vohra. She later picked up 'Sunny Leone' as a name for her adult career when she first posed for an adult men's magazine called Penthouse in March 2001.
*Sunny Leone was studying to be a pediatric nurse before she could step into the Adult Industry. She joined the adult film industry at the age of 19.
*Sunny Leone dated world famous comedian Russell Peters for a short while in 2008. She was once engaged to Matt Erikson, the Vice President of marketing at Playboy. Later, she got married to Daniel Weber.
*She was once nominated as the 12th best pornstar of the world.
*Sunny appeared on the Indian television for the first time in 2005 as a red carpet reporter for the MTV Awards on MTV India.
*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.
*Sunny was to make her debut in Bollywood with a cameo in the film 'Kalyug' but due to her financial expectations of a $1 million, director Mohit Suri retreated. 7 years later, she finally made a debut in Bollywood with 'Jism 2
*As a part of adult industry, Sunny Leone has directed 42 adult films and starred in 41 films.
*April 2016 Leone published an e-book of love stories entitled Sweet Dreams.