Actress Sunny Leone, who is usually known for her sensuous roles in films is now set to work in an action movie. Sunny, who was a porn star before she began doing mainstream cinema, will be now seen in Tina And Lolo, directed by Devang Dholakia.
The 32-year-old actress is training to make sure her character looks real on the big screen. This action-thriller is set to go on floors soon. A source close to Sunny Leone said, "She is working really hard. It's a full fledged action film. It will see different kind of action and Sunny is working hard and very excited."
It looks like Sunny wants to change her image in the industry and prove that she is a versatile actress. This Indo-Canadian actress entered the Indian showbiz industry with the reality show Bigg Boss 5.
She then fetched herself an opportunity to act in the film Jism 2. This was her debut in the mainstream Bollywood. After this, she appeared in an item number in the movie Shootout At Wadala.
Sunny now looks forward to do more films in the industry. She will next be seen in Ragini MMS 2 and then, another movie called Jackpot.
Have a look the slide show for images and more details on Sunny Leone. (Inputs from IANS)
Sunny Leone In Bigg Boss
The actress participated in the season 5 of the Bigg Boss series in 2011. When she entered the Big Boss, she she refused to divulge her porn star status and instead said that she was a model and TV star in America.
When Sunny was part of the Big Boss series, there were many complaints lodged that the channel Colors TV is promoting pornography by having her appear on the show.
Sunny Leone's fame in India grew within no time. It was reported that her twitter page gained 8,000 new followers in just two days.
The Earlier Sunny
Much before entering the pornography industry, Sunny Leone has worked in a German bakery and even a tax and retirement firm.
Before entering Bollywood, Sunny played some roles in English films as well. She has played a cameo role in a movie called The Girl Next Door. Later she even acted in Pirate's Blood and The Virginity Hit.
Poses For PETA
In 2013, Sunny Leone has posed for a PETA ad campaign. This poster encourages dog and cat owners to have their pets spayed and neutered.
She got married in the year 2011 to Daniel Webber. Her husband too will be seen acting in a cameo role in her upcoming film Jackpot.
Sunny Leone was born to Sikh Punjabi parents in Sarnia, Ontario. In 2006, she had announced her American citizenship. Later in 2012, she revealed that she is now a resident of India.
The actress discovered that she was bisexual at the age of 18. Although open about being bisexual, she also admits that she prefers men.