Sunny Leone Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Sunny Leone Biography
  • Name: Sunny Leone
  • Age: 37 years old
  • Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
  • Occupation: Actress
  • Net Worth: US $2.5 Million
  • Status: Alive

Sunny Leone is an Indian-American film actress, model, director and former adult-star. Throughout her career, she has made appearances in a variety of adult movies. In 2010, she was named one of the Top 12 adult stars by magazine company, Maxim. In 2012, she made her Bollywood debut in the film, Jism 2.To date, she has appeared in over 30 Indian films. Karenjit Kaur Vohra was born on May 13, 1981 in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. Growing up in a Punjabi household, her family stressed the importance of staying together. As a young girl, she enjoyed ice skating and street hockey. Despite being Sikh, Sunny was enrolled in a catholic school due to parental concerns. Her family thought it was unsafe for her to attend public school. At the age of 13, her family moved to Fort Gratiot, Michigan. A year went by before they relocate to Lake Forest, California. Transitioning from one landscape to another is no easy task and Sunny’s was no exception. After becoming accustomed to the new high school system, she successfully graduated in 1999. Post graduation, she pursued a degree in Pediatric Nursing.

Prior to entering the adult industry, Sunny Leon held various small-time jobs. She worked in a bakery and eventually landed a position at a tax retirement firm. After being encouraged to try modeling, she made connection with an adult entertainer and decided to give it a shot. She soon became one of the most sought after adult models. In March 2001, Penthouse magazine named her Penthouse Pet of the Month. Sunny posed for other magazines including Hustler, Mystique Magazine, Swank, and Lowrider, among others. In 2003, she received the honor of “Penthouse Pet of the Year” and starred in one of their films. In 2005, Sunny Leone worked with Adam & Eve and signed a contract with Vivid Entertainment. That marked her turning point as she was now appearing in adult films. Releasing her first self-titled movie in 2005, she would later appear in numerous films. She won her first AVN Award after releasing the film, Virtual Vivid Girl Sunny Leone. In 2009, she was nominated for another 3 AVN Award and Female Performer of the Year. Despite Sunny’s desire, at first, to film with only females, she began shooting with males in 2008.

In 2009, Sunny Leone started her own company, Sunlust Pictures, with future husband Daniel Weber. She directed and released several movies under her brand. Not exclusive to one company, Sunny worked with other big name companies; distributing and marketing her work online. Away from the Adult industry, she indicated plans to start a lingerie and jewelry line. In 2010, she was voted by Maxim as one of the Top 10 female adult stars. Three years later in 2013, Sunny Leone announced her retirement from the adult industry. Simultaneously, her mainstream acting career has already taken off.

In 2004, Sunny Leone made her Hollywood debut appearing in the film, The Girl Next Door. She later landed roles in “Pirate Blood” (2008) and “The Virginity Hit” (2010). In 2011, she made her Indian film debut after been cast in the reality series “Bigg Boss.” Due to her role as an adult star, her participation stirred controversy among audiences. As a result, broadcasters of the program were accused of allegedly promoting pornography. Sunny Leone’s first Bollywood movie, Jism 2, was released in 2012. Despite critical reviews, it performed commercially well. In 2014, the horror film “Ragini MMS 2” proved to be her next box-office hit. Her performance and role throughout the movie was praised and coined a “revelation.” As of 2017, she has made appearances in over 30 Indian films. Notable films include Kuch Kuch Locha Hai (2015), Ek Paheli Leela (2015), One Night Stand (2016), and Mastizaade (2016), among others. In recent project, Sunny Leone will star in the remake of the Punjabi film, Jatt & Juliet.

Sunny Leone’s height is 5ft 4in. She has an estimated Net Worth of $2.5 Million USD. She is currently married to Daniel Weber. Despite being bisexual, she admitted that she prefers men. In 2017, they adopted their first child, Nisha, from Maharashtra. Sunny’s father passed away in 2008, and her mother followed shortly after. Apart from work, she is a strong advocate for animal rights and protection.

Sunny Leone Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Sunny Leone Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Karenjit Kaur Vohra
  • Birthday: May 13, 1981
  • How Old : Age: 37 years old
  • Place of Birth: Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
  • Occupation: Actress, Model, Former Adult Star
  • Years Active: 2011-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $2.5 Million
  • Marriage(s): Daniel Weber
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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